Letters Sent Home

Merry Christmas & End of term details

12th December 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian, As we near the end of a very busy and productive term, I wish to thank all pupils and parents for their hard work and support. On Thursday 19th December pupils are welcome to wear …

Year 11 College Taster Day

6th December 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian, Year 11 College Taster Day On Tuesday 17th December your child will be visiting Gower College, Swansea, to take part in taster sessions within subjects they have shown an interest in and wish to follow …

Microsoft 365 is now FREE to pupils in Wales

5th December 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian, Microsoft 365 is now FREE to pupils inWales To help support the national initiative of making learning more inclusive and accessible to all pupils, the Welsh Assembly Government have decided to make Microsoft 365 free …

Annual Christmas Concert

12th November 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian, Pontarddulais Comprehensive School will be holding their annual Christmas Concert on Wednesday 4th December, commencing at 6.00 p.m. Tickets will be available at the school office and will cost £5.00 for adults and £3.50 for …

Student Health & Wellbeing Survey

Pupil’s will be taking part in a student health and wellbeing survey on 28th November 2019. Attached is a letter for your information. If you have any concerns regarding the survey please contact Mr. Mitchell, Area Coordinator. Health & Wellbeing …

Inset Day Friday 8th Nov

4th November 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian, Can I take this opportunity to inform you that school will be closed for staff training on Friday 8th November 2019. Pupils will return to school on Monday 11th November 2019. Yours faithfully, Mr. G. …

Sponsored Fancy Dress

17th October 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian, Every year, an end of year Prom is organised for all our Year 11 pupils to mark the end of their education at Pontarddulais Comprehensive School. In order to have the privilege of attending the …

Year 11 Parents Evening

26th September 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian Year 11 Subject Based Parents’ Evening You are invited to attend a subject based Parents’ Evening at the school on Monday 14th October. 2019 commencing at 3.30 p.m. I hope you will take this opportunity …

Key Dates 2019 / 2020

September 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian, Can I take this opportunity to inform you of some key dates for this academic year. INSET Days Friday, 8th November 2019 Friday, 7th February 2020 Monday, 1st June 2020 Tuesday, 2nd June 2020 Monday, 20th …

Year 10 Information Evening

13th September 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian, Year 10 Information Evening On Monday 23rd September 2019 at 4.30 p.m. we are holding an information evening for year 10 parents/guardians and pupils. During the evening you will receive information about English, Maths, Science, …

Numeracy GCSE Information

Dear Year 11 Parent/Guardian, The GCSE Mathematics Numeracy exams will take place on: Tuesday 5th November – Unit 1 Non Calculator paper Thursday 7th November – Unit 2 Calculator paper All pupils have afterschool revision sessions with their teachers from 3pm …

Year 6 Open Evening

13th September 2019   Dear Parent/Guardian, Year 6 Open Evening We would like to invite you to an open evening on Monday 4th November 2019, 4.30 p.m.– 6.00 p.m. in the main hall. During the evening there will be a presentation …

Amendments to the School uniform

Dear Parent/Carer, Amendments to the School uniform from September 2019 I am writing to inform you of the outcome of our recent consultation with parents, pupils and governors with regard to changes to our school uniform. We are aware and …

New timings for school day

2nd July 2019 Dear Parent/Carer, Consultation for change of the timings of the school day I am writing to inform you of the outcome of our recent consultation to alter the timings of the school day. I can confirm after …

Inset days 3rd & 4th June

Dear Pupils, Parents & Carers, May I take this opportunity to remind you that the School will be closed for staff training on Monday 3rd and Tuesday 4th June 2019. The school buses will be running for the Year 11 …

Summer Months Uniform

7th May 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian, May I take this opportunity to inform you that half term commences on Monday 27th to Friday 31st May.  The school will be closed for staff training on Monday 3rd and Tuesday 4th June 2019. …

Exam Timetable 2019

Click here for the exam timetable 1st May 2019 Dear Parents/Guardians, Your child is entering the final and most important phase of their time at Pontarddulais Comprehensive School. This letter is to inform you of how we intend to work …

Year 8 Subject Based Parents’ Evening

18th March 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian Year 8 Subject Based Parents’ Evening You are invited to attend a subject based parents’ evening at the school on Monday 1st April 2019 commencing at 3.30 p.m. I hope you will take this opportunity …

Barcelona Trip 2019

22nd February 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian,   Barcelona Trip 2019 There will be a meeting on Tuesday 5th March 2019, commencing at 4.00 p.m. in the main hall for parents/guardians of pupils attending the Barcelona trip during Whitsun half term. The …

Year 11 Open Revision Evening

18th February 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian, You are invited to a Year 11 Revision Open Evening on Wednesday 6th March at 4.00pm, we estimate the session will finish around 5.20pm. The purpose of the session is to give you an understanding …

Year 10 Subject Based Parents’ Evening

21st February 2019 Dear Parent/Guardian,   Year 10 Subject Based Parents’ Evening You are invited to attend a subject based Parents’ Evening at the school on Monday 11th March 2019. With imminent Year 10 external GCSE examinations this is an …

St. David’s Day Joint Concert

18th February 2019   Dear Parent/Guardian, St. David’s Day Joint Concert Pontarddulais Cluster Schools will be holding a St. David’s Day concert on Thursday 7th March 2019.  The concert will commence at 4.00 p.m. in the Sports Hall. This will …

Parent Governor Election Letter & Form

17th January 2019 Dear Parent Swansea Council School Governing Bodies Election of Parent Governors I am writing to inform you that a vacancy has occurred for a Parent Governor for your child’s school and you are invited to submit a …

Insight access for Parents

19th September 2018 Dear Parent / Guardian, At Pontarddulais Comprehensive, we view the home school links as extremely valuable and we are looking to improve the methods of communication further. In order to do this we are introducing a new …

HWB Permissions Form

Last week all parents were sent a form regarding the use of data by Welsh Government.  It’s important that you get the form back to the school as soon as possible.  This enables your child/children to access important online resources …

Year 11 Study Leave

2nd May 2018 Dear Parents/Guardians, Year 11 Study Leave Your child is entering the final and most important phase of their time at Pontarddulais Comprehensive School. This letter is to inform you of how we intend to work with you …

Year 7 Subject Based Parents’ Evening

4th May 2018 Dear Parent/Guardian Year 7 Subject Based Parents’ Evening You are invited to attend a subject based parents’ evening at the school on Monday 21st May 2018, commencing at 3.30 p.m. The interviews will be by appointment and …

Barcelona 2019

May 2018 Dear Parent/Guardian, BARCELONA SUMMER 2019       We have the opportunity to take a group of pupils in the current year 7 and 8 to Barcelona for 4 nights during the Whitsun half term holidays in 2019. …