OUR BOYS AND GIRLS ACROSS THE AGE-GROUPS HAVE BEEN BUSY POUNDING THE MUDDY FIELDS AND LANES AT VARIOUS CROSS COUNTRY EVENTS THIS WEEK.
Boys and girls across all age-groups at Christ College have been out in the sun and rain this week as they took part in various Cross Country events.
On Sunday Year 6 and Year 8 pupils took part in the Abberley Hall relays. With Year 6 pupils Rory, Sophie and Evie giving really good accounts of themselves, Peter, Connor, Llyr and Bruce from Year 8 put in some great times. Llyr’s split time was in the top ten fastest times recorded on the day!
Yesterday five pupils from Christ College wore the red vest of Powys at the Welsh National Cross Country Championships at Penlan.
Katie and Alice from Year 7 ran in the Lower Junior category with Katie coming 32nd in the field of 80 runners and was the second Powys runner home. Year 9 pupil, Kitt, ran well in the Junior Boys’ category, coming 17th. Jack, his older brother, and Yr 10 pupil, Danny, helped the Middle Boys’ county team to third place overall with Jack coming 15th. Excellent performances all round.
Last week pupils and parents enjoyed our latest Senior Production, the musical ‘9-5’. Based on the 20th Century Fox Picture, the show was originally performed on Broadway, produced by Robert Greenblatt ( April 1999) . A huge amount of effort went into this production from…Read on
The Cambridge University schools debating competition is one of the largest and most prestigious debating competitions in the world. Hundreds of schools take part in different regional rounds around the UK whilst countries around the world hold their own competition to find their best school…Read on
There was a flurry of excitement on Friday 10th March, in the House Art Exhibition as the pupils learned who won the prizes and who was awarded the House Art trophy. deWinton house was announced the overall winner of the House Art competition – congratulations!…Read on
The 1st XII girls travelled to the National Hockey Centre in Cardiff, on Tuesday 14th March, for the much anticipated U18 National Hockey final against Ysgol Bro Morgannwg. Captained by Meg I and Floss D, the team put on an excellent display of hockey. A highlight…Read on
On Friday 3rd March 2023, we were delighted to hold the annual Christ College Instrumentalist and Singer of the Year competition, this year adjudicated by Roger Argente, Head of Brass performance at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama. A large and supportive…Read on
The 1st VII headed to Deeside last weekend to take part in the National Netball finals, The President’s Cup, hosted by Welsh Netball. Placed in a strong group their opponents included Coleg Cambria, Gower College and Ysgol y Strade. The team lost 2 matches and…Read on