CHRIST COLLEGE IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE APPOINTMENT OF MR ROBIN THOMPSON AS HOUSEMASTER OF ORCHARD HOUSE FROM SEPTEMBER.
Mr Robin Thompson joins Christ College from Greensteds International School, a British curriculum international boarding school located on the edge of the Nakuru National Park in Kenya, where he has been a Deputy Head for three years.
Prior to this he spent 13 years at Bloxham School in Oxfordshire, including four years as Head of Department and seven years as Housemaster.
Having led Greensted forward from challenging times, he is looking forward to getting back to what he enjoys best about his profession – being alongside individuals, their care, guidance and support through their teenage years.
Robin will also take on the role of Subject Leader of Economics and Business Studies and is a keen sportsman.
As one adventurous chapter comes to an end, Robin, Michelle, Frankie (9), Sam (7), Ruth (4) and Beth (1) are excited to begin the next chapter of their lives beside the boys, parents and staff of Orchard House.
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