FOUR VERY WORTHY LOWER SIXTH PUPILS HAVE BEEN SELECTED FOR THIS YEAR’S JAPAN EXCHANGE FOLLOWING A HIGHLY COMPETITIVE APPLICATION PROCESS.
Artai Hernandez, Issy Phillips, Archie Trevethan and Niamh Draper will enjoy two weeks next term at Meikei School in Narita, less than an hour from Tokyo city centre. The experience will be an immersion into Japanese culture as our pupils each stay with a host family, enjoying days at Meikei, exploring the local sites, a day at Disneyland in Tokyo, a trip further afield and so much more.
With the benefit of social media, our pupils have already connected with their exchange partners who themselves will coming to stay here at CCB towards the end of this term. This friendly, adventurous and exhilarating program is one of numerous foreign trips that are available to pupils across the school.
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