John Beddoes Campus

Newtown High School

Latest JBC

  • John Beddoes Campus RESPECT Campaign

    John Beddoes Campus anti-bullying ambassadors have designed an eye-catching poster to promote their RESPECT campaign.

    The aim of the campaign is to encourage an atmosphere of respect around the

  • Attendance Letter Jan 2020 - JBC

    Dear Parents/Carers

    Last year the attendance of Newtown High School was 95.2% which showed us to be in the top 10% of schools in Powys. This was another consistently good year for the students and

  • Science practical exams - January 2020 (JBC)

    Science practical and written exams for year 10 and select year 11s will take place w/c 20th January 2020. Please see letter below.

    Science exams - January 2020 (JBC)

  • JBC Christmas Concert

    Come and enjoy the Christmas concert with us in the Ivor Hughes Centre on Thursday 19th December. 6pm start and entry is a bargain price of Adults £2; Children £1.




  • JBC hosts teenagers from Abu Dis, Palestine.

    On Wednesday 27th November 2019 John Beddoes Campus hosted a group of teenagers from Abu Dis, Palestine, as part of an awareness visit to the UK.

    The girls and their guardians joined in a languages

  • Quizlet learning tool


  • Food Bank Collection - JBC

    Dear Parent/Guardian

    As the festive season draws near, John Beddoes Campus would like to show support for local people in need during this time. As such, this year we are choosing to support

  • Letter to parents - school communications and CSE (JBC)

    Available from the link below is a letter to parents regarding a change to our default school communications to parents. We encourage parents to use Schoop where possible, as will no longer to using

  • Personal Attendance Report (JBC)

    In our drive to improve whole school attendance towards our target of 96%, we will continue to report on your child’s attendance every half term.

    Every single day of absence from school, equates to

  • School Health Research Network survey (JBC)

    As a pupil at Newtown High School, your child will be asked to complete a survey for the School Health Research Network. The information collected in the survey is used to compile a Student Health and

  • New Dining Room Layout on John Beddoes Campus

    Based on student and parent voice feedback, we are trialing a new layout in our school dining room. The aim is to encourage more students to eat their lunch inside the building, especially as

  • Anti-Bullying Ambassadors 2019

    ANTI-BULLYING Ambassadors – John Beddoes Campus

    Today 21 students from Years 7 and 8 received their first Anti-Bullying Ambassador training session from Mr Dumayne. These eager students will start

  • Ski Trip February 2021 - Letter to parents (JBC)

    Newtown High School is organising a ski trip for the half term holiday in February 2021 to the Austrian resort of Saalbach. The cost of the trip is £1000, the balance is to be paid in installments over the

  • JBC Parents Tour Event

     On Thursday 7th November  at 10:00, 11:30 and 14:00, we will be holding a series of tours where you can see the school ’in action’.





  • Year 7 CAT testing (JBC)

    We want to inform you of some important dates where pupils in Year 7 will be undertaking a standardised assessment. On Tuesday 10th, Wednesday 11th and Thursday 12th September all of our Year 7

  • GCSE Results 2019 (JBC)

    Newtown High School John Beddoes Campus is celebrating some excellent GCSE results and personal achievements this year. This year’s results saw a rise of 6 points in the school’s overall ‘Capped 9’

  • Results 2019 - GCSE

    GCSE results will be available for collection on Thursday 22nd August between 10:00 and 11:00am.

    Please collect results from the school hall at the above times only. You may collect your results from

  • Schoop - news and information app for parents (JBC)

    Newtown High School have adopted a new app called Schoop. Schoop allows us to share information with parents about school news and events, which will be regularly updated. Parents can select which

  • John Beddoes Campus Eisteddfod

     "Wednesday 17th July sees the John Beddoes 2019 Eisteddfod. This video clip outlines the events, but they include staff and students competing for either ARROW or LUGG in a:

    Singing competition Drum...
  • Letter to parents - Estyn visit June 2019 (JBC)

    Available from the link below is a letter to parents regarding our new 'Ready to Learn' approach to behaviour at Newtown High School following our June 2019 Estyn inspection.

    Letter to parents -

  • John Beddoes Campus Summer Concert 2019

    This year's John Beddoes Campus Summer Concert takes place on Wednesday the 10th of July 2019 at 6pm in the Ivor Hughes Centre.





  • Parent Voice - feedback (John Beddoes Campus)

    At Newtown High School we value feedback form all stakeholders. This includes the thoughts and opinions of parents of Newtown High School students. Where possible, we act on this feedback to

  • Summer 2019 exams and revision timetables (JBC)

    The Summer 2019 exams timetable is now available. This includes GCSE and GCE (A Level) exams. Some exam dates are TBA - the timetable will be updated when this changes.

    Summer 2019 exams timetable


  • Hate Crime Awareness - Powys Community Safety Partnership JBC

    Available from the link below and via the image is a poster circulated on behalf of the Powys Community Safety Partnership. The poster has been produced to raise awareness of hate crime and in doing

  • New traffic flow at the John Beddoes Campus

    Please be aware that Powys County Council Highways have completed their works on the new road layout outside our John Beddoes campus and the new flow direction will be in operation by the time we

  • Year 11 last day - Friday 24th May 2019 (JB Campus)

    Available from the link below is a letter to parents of year 11 students on the John Beddoes Campus, regarding last day arrangements on Friday the 24th May.

    Year 11 last day - letter to parents (JBC)




  • Estyn questionnaire for Newtown High School parents

    Dear Parents,

    Estyn have been in contact to update their stakeholder questionnaires. This is an opportunity for parents to give their views on how they feel the school is performing. If you would like to

  • U13 South Powys Hockey Champions!

    CONGRATULATIONS JBC U13 Hockey Team on becoming the SOUTH POWYS HOCKEY CHAMPIONS after winning ALL of their games at the South Powys Hockey Tournament held at Crickhowell High School today. All nine girls

  • Online Bullying presentation for parents (JBC)

    This presentation, taken from resources created by the Welsh Government, offers advice and guidance for parents/carers around the issue of Online Bullying and follows on from the presentation we gave at

  • Careers Festival 2019 (JBC)

    Pupils in years 9, 10 and 12 have the opportunity to visit the Powys Careers Festival, where they can explore future career prospects as well as obtain information about what options are available


News (JBC)

Science practical exams - January 2020 (JBC)

Science practical and written exams for year 10 and select year 11s will take place w/c 20th January 2020. Please see letter below.

 Science exams - January 2020 (JBC)