All houses put on a wonderful show, one which highlighted the diversity, hard work and imagination of our pupils’ artwork and display skills.
We were delighted to have the artist Mr Robert McDonald as our judge, assisted by Society of Friends of Christ College member, Mrs Ann Mathias. Robert Macdonald is a painter and printmaker and has become well known for his paintings of landscapes and farming life around his home in the Usk Valley near Brecon. He studied painting at the Royal College of Art and printmaking at the London Central School. He was impressed with the pupils’ work and gave them much positive feedback and encouragement in the prizegiving ceremony on Friday evening. Well done to everyone involved and our special thanks to Robert, Ann,Cath Maggs and the Society of Friends for their generous sponsorship of the event.
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
St Nicholas House pupils and Years 7/8/9 ‘bubbles’ enjoyed fun packed activity camps over the Easter holidays. There was Stand Up Paddle Boarding and canoeing taking place on the nearby Brecon canal, tennis on our outdoor courts, indoor cricket, hockey on the all weather pitch…Read on
There was plenty of talent on display at today’s Eisteddfod. The event opened with ‘Hen Wlad fy Nhadau’ where all pupils stood and listened intently. The recitation team winners each performed their English and Welsh pieces whilst musicians Helisent, Shan Shan ,Izzy and Freya all…Read on
Christ College Music Department are proud to present a collection of performances and recollections from an illustrious group of Old Breconians for whom music has played a significant part in their lives. Many have gone on to have careers in the music industry as performers,…Read on
We were delighted to have William Osbourne, a professional animator, running a digital workshop with our Year 9 this week. The pupils got an insight into stop motion techniques as well as an opportunity to see some of William’s work . They were also able…Read on