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E-safety

Monday, May 1, 2017 General Information
E-safety

Just a reminder that the Porthcawl website has two areas for e-safety with lots of very useful information. You will find information for pupils in: PUPILS E-safety and information for parents in: PARENTS e-safety We would encourage parents/carers to report an e-safety concerns to the school via the school email info@porthcawlschool.co.uk Thank you

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Photos Year 11 and Music Pupils

Monday, May 1, 2017 General Information
Photos Year 11 and Music Pupils

On Friday 24th March 2017 we held a photo day for year 11 and for some of our music groups e.g. orchestras and choirs. Year 11 will get their proofs from their form teachers, either on Thursday 6th April or on the first day back after the Easter Holidays. Music pupils may collect their proofs form Miss Thomas in the music department. We will collect any requests for photos/money by Tuesda...

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Week beginning Monday 27th February

Monday, February 27, 2017 General Information
Week beginning Monday 27th February

Welcome back after half term. Assessment marker 2 data is being collated this week and the interim reports should be ready to be sent home soon. Results from the January external examinations will be available to pupils this week. Our pupils will be playing in the St David’s Day concert in the pavilion on Wednesday. A small group will be performing some of the songs from the school show &...

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Week beginning Monday 13th February

Sunday, February 12, 2017 General Information
Week beginning Monday 13th February

Eisteddfod 2017 The offstage competitions are underway and a full list of these will be posted shortly on the website. House Assembly on Monday. The Eisteddfod is on the 10th March this year. LIBF Examination For all year 11 pupils on the 14th Feb Girls vaccinations All forms have been given out and should be returned to school at the start of the week. Vaccinations will take place in the Jub...

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Parent Governor Elections

Saturday, October 1, 2016 General Information

During the week beginning 31st October, pupils will be bringing home two voting forms for the election of new parent governors. Each family is entitled to a maximum of two votes, one for each parent/carer. Please contact the school on 774100 if you have any queries about this process. The ballot box is in reception. Thank you

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We are considering a school blazer

Thursday, October 13, 2016 General Information
We are considering a school blazer

The school is considering the optional introduction of a school blazer. Consultation on this proposal has just begun with our newly elected School Council, Sixth Form Senedd, the Head Team and the Parents’ Forum, before the Governing Body decide on the possible adoption of a blazer. At this stage, no decision has been taken and any move to a blazer for September 2017 would be optional. ...

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News Items for the Autumn Edition of the Porthcawl Post

Sunday, October 2, 2016 General Information
News Items for the Autumn Edition of the Porthcawl Post

The deadline for information and articles for the ’Porthcawl Post’ is Friday 7th October. We rely on pupils, parents and carers for our information. We want to celebrate any successes related to extra curricular activities. If you have any further items for the Porthcawl Post Autumn edition please email them to: pressbox@porthcawlschool.co.uk thank you

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Uniform Reminders for new term - 5th September

Friday, August 26, 2016 General Information
Uniform Reminders for new term - 5th September

SCHOOL UNIFORM Porthcawl is a traditional school and it is our school policy that all children wear school uniform when attending school, and on most occasions, when participating in a school-organised event outside school. Parents/carers will be informed via the trip/visit letter, when school uniform is not required at an event. Please see the complete list of items in the uniform policy. We a...

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Did you miss Year 6 Open Evening?

Monday, October 12, 2015 General Information
Did you miss Year 6 Open Evening?

Did you know that you can now follow Porthcawl Comprehensive on Twitter @compporthcawl Did you miss the year 6 open evening? If you missed are open evening for year 6 pupils (year 7 September 2016)then please contact Mrs Sloggett for information/tour of school on 774100. Bridgend County Borough have placed a number of photographs of GCSE results day at Porthcawl, on their Twitter page. There...

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OUTSTANDING ’A’ Level Results/ Enrolling for Year 12 Sep 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 General Information
OUTSTANDING ’A’ Level Results/ Enrolling for Year 12 Sep 2015

’’A record entry at Porthcawl Comprehensive School’’ This year 169 students sat a most remarkable 450 A level papers, the largest ever entry! The most remarkable fact is the quality of the results; the pass rate (A* to E) was a fantastic 99%. This outstanding performance underlines Porthcawl as a truly inclusive school. Students have reached, and in most cases exceeded,...

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Did you sit your GCSEs in 1981?

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 General Information
Did you sit your GCSEs in 1981?

Heulwen Wyatt (Watkins) is organising a reunion for pupils of Porthcawl Comprehensive who sat their GCSEs in the summer of 1981. Are you 50 this year? The reunion is on Saturday 20th June at the Hi-Tide Porthcawl. For more information you can contact Heulwen via Facebook.

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Whole School Photograph

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 General Information

Please use the website address below to view the photograph that was taken on Friday 5th September www.tempest-groups.co.uk Just a reminder to put the 28th January 2015 to the 31st January 2015 in your diary for this year’s school show - GREASE.

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Catchment Boundary Changes

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 General Information

I would like to reassure you with reference to the recent school catchment boundary changes. The council have now changed the catchment boundary for the South Cornelly and Heol Las area. The fact this change has happened makes no difference to you. As a parent or carer you have the right to choose your primary or secondary school. This being the case if you wish to attend Porthcawl Comprehensi...

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