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Croeso i Wefan yr Ysgol Uwchradd y Drenewydd - Welcome to the Newtown High School Website

Newtown High School is a KS3-5 (11-18) comprehensive school located in Newtown and Presteigne, Mid Wales. Our latest Estyn inspection report is available here.

At Newtown High School our ethos is 'CYFLE' ('Opportunity' in Welsh), which stands for Caring Yields a Flourishing Learning Environment. We promote a caring, inclusive environment for our students, giving all the opportunity to learn and develop during their education and beyond. Our motto is Perthyn Credu Llwyddo (Belong Believe Achieve).

The Senior Leadership Team is:

Headteacher - Mr R Edwards
Deputy Headteacher - Mr B Dumayne
Assistant Heads - Miss B Pryce, Mrs A Davies, Miss N Gilchrist, Mr L Allen, Miss S Adams, Mr B Andrew

At Newtown High School we aim:

To create a caring, considerate, courteous learning environment where pupils and staff enjoy a positive, rewarding experience.

To value and treat all pupils equally and educate each one to his or her maximum potential.

To fulfil the requirements of the National Curriculum and to offer a broad, balanced curriculum whilst equipping our pupils for life in a bilingual Wales and multilingual, multicultural society.

To aim for excellence in all that we do by setting high expectations, encouraging, acknowledging and praising achievement and effort, nurturing talent and self-discipline.

To foster amongst all members of the school community a reflective, self-evaluative ethos in order to develop and improve wherever possible in all aspects of school life.


Newtown High School via social media

Newtown High School can be found on Facebook (Newtown Campus) (John Beddoes Campus) and Twitter (@TheCyfle).