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Headteachers Blog Number 270 Blog Prifathro Rhif

23 May 2024

Dear Parents, Guardians and Students/Annwyl Rhieni, Gwarchodwyr a Myfyrwyr School in a Bag On Monday 20th May we were humbled to host Luke Simon, Founder and CEO of the School in a Bag Charity, along with a crew of strong volunteers from the Rotary Club of Llanishen. Luke founded the charity, the Piers Simon Appeal, […]

Headteachers Blog Number 269 Blog Prifathro Rhif

16 May 2024

Dear Parents, Guardians and Students/Annwyl Rhieni, Gwarchodwyr a Myfyrwyr As we fully embrace the summer exam series, I must start this week by dusting off a few pearls of wisdom that have stood the test of time. A few words that are exclusively for our students… To all students in years 10, 11, 12 and […]

Headteachers Blog Number 268 Blog Prifathro Rhif

9 May 2024

Dear Parents, Guardians and Students/Annwyl Rhieni, Gwarchodwyr a Myfyrwyr Everybody get Footloose! Ok readers. I’m not going to lie to you. The last few weeks have been hard graft for Years 10, 11, 12 and 13 as they all prepare for the most important exams of their lives to date. One really important piece of […]

Headteachers Blog Number 267 Blog Prifathro Rhif

2 May 2024

Dear Parents, Guardians and Students/Annwyl Rhieni, Gwarchodwyr a Myfyrwyr LHS website – Phase 2 This week, we need your help, your voice, your input, and your perspective. Over a year ago, we launched phase 1 of the new school website.  Now we have the substantive website in place, we enter phase 2. Phase 2 is […]

Headteachers Blog Number 266 Blog Prifathro Rhif

25 April 2024

Dear Parents, Guardians and Students/Annwyl Rhieni, Gwarchodwyr a Myfyrwyr If you could give yourself some motivational advice for the year ahead, what would it be? Depending on your viewpoint, the summer exam series is either creeping slowly closer, or it is closing in on you with an acceleration that defies the normal laws of physics. […]

Headteachers Blog Number 265 Blog Prifathro Rhif

19 April 2024

Dear Parents, Guardians and Students/Annwyl Rhieni, Gwarchodwyr a Myfyrwyr This week, I present to you a ‘well travelled and energetic’ blog! We’ve seen brief interludes of sunshine this week, but our intrepid Taith travellers were hogging it all in Murcia, Spain. They had a glorious experience this week. So let’s start there. Taith exchange to […]

Headteachers Blog Number 264 Blog Prifathro Rhif

11 April 2024

Dear Parents, Guardians and Students/Annwyl Rhieni, Gwarchodwyr a Myfyrwyr Welcome back to the summer term. We hope that our readers had a beautifully refreshing break.  That was certainly the case for our LHS globe trotters to let’s start there… LHS on international travels to the Azores… In the words of expedition leader, Mr Prince…. At […]

Meet the alumni – Jack Meggitt-Phillips

9 April 2024

1. Can you tell us your name and one interesting fact about yourself? My name is Jack Meggitt-Phillips, and I’m the author of The Beast and the Bethany books. This series tells the tale of a young 500-year-old named Ebenezer, a hungry beast named . . . well, beast, and a rebellious prankster named Bethany […]

Girls in STEM: Why does it matter?

8 April 2024

Over the last few weeks, we’ve hosted workshops with members of our community to encourage more girls into STEM subjects and to stick with them once they’re there. Why?  Well, despite some improvements in recent years, there’s still a noticeable disparity between boys and girls and their subject choices, especially within STEM subjects at GCSE […]

Meet the alumni – Leah Coulter

25 March 2024

1. Can you tell us your name and one interesting fact about yourself? My name is Leah and an interesting fact about myself is that I can play the flute and piano. I also love to exercise regularly and spend time outdoors! 2. What year did you graduate from Llanishen High School? I graduated from […]