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.
This year our year 9 have been working with the History, Art and photography departments in Christ College Brecon and The Regimental Museum of the Royal Welsh, Brecon, to learn about a key event in our local history, the Merthyr rising of 1831. They have…Read on
Christ College Brecon is, once again, supporting former pupil and father of one, Des Lally, as he takes on his next fundraising challenge; the British and Irish Peaks Five Mountains in Five Countries in Three Days (BIP553). On 28 July Des will begin his journey…Read on
Christ College Brecon pupils have been given an insight into the world of photography by award winning Spanish photographer, Alex Jaime. Alejandro Jaime Nunez was born in Malaga in 1993 and began his photography career in 2006 with a photographic trip to the Gambia with…Read on
Whilst waiting in the lunch queue, pupils were recently treated to solo musical performances by our Years 7 and 8 pupils as part of our open air ‘Open Mic’ events. The Open Mic events are being held every two weeks and will feature performances…Read on
Our Boarding Houses really got stuck into the #CaptainTom100 challenge last Friday. Captain Tom 100 celebrates the amazing achievements of Captain Tom Moore ,who raised an incredible £38.9 million for the NHS Covid-19 appeal. Launched to coincide with what would have been his 101st Birthday,…Read on