School Council (Years 2 to 6)
Music Lessons (Years 3 to 6)
The school encourages the children to play many varied musical instruments including harp, guitar, drums, brass, woodwind, keyboard and violin. Peripatetic music teachers visit the school to and provide lessons for a fee. Children/Parents are asked in July if they wish to start/continue music lessons the following September. Parents/Carers are expected to agree to pay for a full year’s tuition and will be invoiced by Conwy County Borough Council each term (3 terms per year). Further details available from Reception.
The School Choir rehearses once a week during school hours. The Choir also has the opportunity to attend the CanSing Event with the Welsh National Opera normally during June.
The school takes part in the Urdd Eisteddfod. Children can compete in various competitions such as singing (individual and group), reciting (individual and group), choir, arts and crafts, and Action Song. Further details of the Eisteddfod dates can be found on the Urdd website.
BOBS/Appetite for Life Programme (Year 5)
This gives children an opportunity to share healthy good food practice with their peers and take part in food hygiene training, presentation skills and practice and cooking/sharing food cooked from simple raw ingredients.
Parents will receive a consent form for their child to take part in this scheme.
Formula One Challenge
Various Educational Shows
National Standards Cycle Training (Year 5)
This is organised by CCBC and is offered to Year 5 pupils.
Parents will receive a consent form for their child to take part in this scheme. Children need to bring their bike/helmet to school on the cycle training days.
Big Pedal Challenge 2016
The Big Pedal is the UK’s largest inter-school cycling and scooting challenge that inspires pupils, staff and parents to choose two wheels for their journey to school.
PrePedal – provided free from CCBC for Reception Classes in 2016 – is a new and exciting way of teaching early years children how to ride a bicycle and will take place within the school grounds. Consent forms will be distributed to parents.
Kerbcraft (Year 1) – CCBC
This is offered to children in Year 1 and is run by CCBC. If parents/guardians would like to help in these sessions, please contact Jo at Kerbcraft@Conwy.co.uk
Scootability – CCBC
This is offered to children and is run by CCBC.
Bike Maintenance (Year 6)
Halfords visit the school to carry out bike maintenance sessions with Year 6 pupils.
School Educational Visits
Conwy Children’s Feast (October)
Residential 1 night stay Glan Llyn (Year 4)
Residential 2 nights stay Cardiff or Glan Llyn (Year 6)
Multisports Event (Juniors) – Biannual
Staff Ensemble Performances
The CCBC music teachers visit school and perform for the children.
Nativity Concerts (Infants)
Carol Service (Juniors)
PTA EVENTS include –
- Film Nights (Juniors and Years 1 and 2)
- Valentines Disco (Juniors)
- Christmas Disco (Juniors) in school time
- Christmas Parties (Infants) in school time
- Christmas Fair
- Sponsored Walk
- Summer Fair
The school supports local and national charities. Examples include –Comic Relief, Cancer Research UK, McMillan Biggest Coffee Morning, Ty Gobaith, Diabetes UK, Wateraid, Christmas Jumper Certificate Text Santa, T4U Shoeboxes and Children in Need