Christ College Brecon started the new term with record numbers of pupils in the school. With over 120 new pupils joining every year group from Year 3 up to the Lower Sixth, it was a delight to see so many new faces.
The growth in pupil numbers meant that for the first time, School Assembly was split with the Senior Houses attending the first assembly followed by the Years 3 to 8 attending their own assembly later on.
With many congratulations, certificates and awards to be delivered celebrating pupil achievements from the end of term and over the summer holidays, the tone of celebrating success and aiming high was evident throughout both assemblies as well as giving our new staff and pupils a typically warm Christ College welcome.
Geography field trips continue to be rolled back out and earlier this month saw the first Year 9 trip since before the pandemic. 47 pupils collected data at the foot of Hay Bluff, investigating the impact of tourism in the National Park. Naturally they then…Read on
Mountain biking is a key part of our Second Curriculum activities with pupils taking full advantage of what our fantastic location has to offer. The range of mountain biking courses and excursions continue to expand and this week saw our most advanced riders heading to…Read on
Three entrepreneurial students at Christ College Brecon have embarked on a business venture to test their commerce skills and launched a brand-new mobile catering trike. Lower Sixth pupils Lottie Cross, Fern Cumine and Fran Lauenburg debuted the novel catering tricycle at this year’s school Sports…Read on
On Saturday 7th May we were delighted to showcase the Art and photography work of our year 7, 8 and 9 pupils in an exhibition in the Powell gallery, followed by a prize giving. We are privileged to have local artist Laura Dennis as our…Read on
Christ College Brecon launched its ambitious 2041 Mountain Challenge on Saturday , where intrepid individuals were invited to push themselves to their limits and take on one of three different hiking routes around the Brecon Beacons. Sponsored by Sam Hawking Property Lawyers, the routes…Read on