Success – Llwyddiant



Lower school students at Castell Alun High were under starter’s orders bright and early on Thursday in order to do their bit to support their school. The event is just one of the many colourful high points of a term of fund-raising and all monies are disbursed via the school council, a body which represents children of all ages at […]

Fun Run for School


Students have had their business acumen put to the test in the name of charity and education. As part of their Welsh Baccalaureate qualification studies, Year 10 learners delivered presentations on potential business ideas to a panel of “dragons” in their “lair”. On top of that, students also had to devise ways to turn a profit from their businesses using […]

Students Pitch In as Charity Challenge puts Business Skills to ...



Year 7 students from Castell Alun High School have dug deep into their pockets in order to celebrate Harvest this year. All tutor groups produced a bumper hamper of groceries that will be distributed to those in need. The year group decided that this year’s harvest contributions should be given to the Mold Food Bank in order to support their […]

Students Help Those in Need


  New Year 7 Students at Castell Alun High School have been visited by the Gideons and each student was given a copy of the New Testament. Each year the Gideons visit thousands of British secondary schools and gatherings of university and college students, along with making personal presentations to medical personnel and uniformed services. The 215 Castell Alun Year […]

Gideons Visit School


A Castell Alun Year 9 Girls’ Team has won a prestigious ‘Most Innovative Project’ award from Airbus. The competition was the culmination of ten weeks of hard work for the students, who had the project remit of redesigning part of the school premises in order to render it more efficient and environmentally friendly. The final day of the competition was hosted on the Airbus […]

Airbus Project Win



Written by the 7E tutor group During last term, Year 7 students had the opportunity to engage in some outdoor learning, with many attending a residential at Nant BH Education Centre. During the three days, the hills of the Conwy Valley certainly became alive despite the snow and rain, and lack of sleep in some cases, however it did provide […]

“The Hills are Alive…” with the Sound of Year 7!


Students at Castell Alun High School are living up to their high expectations in the sporting arena. After a few superb sporting years for the school, recent national successes have once again confirmed the calibre of athletic boys and girls being produced by the school. Simon Price, 16, from Penymynydd has taken the Welsh Under 18’s Mountain Biking title and […]

PE Success at Castell Alun


Castell Alun High School pupil, Daniel from Caergwrle and his Grandad, John, also from Caergwrle, proved that they understood the meaning of community recently when they teamed up to right a wrong done to Daniel’s school. Daniel had been asked to keep an eye on the school garden over the holidays and, during one of his scheduled checks, found that […]

They Really Care



  At the beginning of each term there are always a few ‘teething’ problems with some of our operators and with the demise of the bus company GHA earlier this year this has proven to be the case. The school is not involved at all in the ‘tendering’ process for the routes and the appointment of the buses for each […]

Information Regarding School Buses (Sep 16)