Daily Archives: November 7, 2014


Castell Alun student Matthew. 11, is making a name for himself in the golfing world. Matthew, a member of Clays Golf Club in Wrexham, competed in a 3 day golf camp held in July at Macdonald Portal Golf Club, Tarporley, and scored the highest number of points on his skills test and was awarded 1st place. Matthew went on to […]

Golfer Gets 1st Place


Lower school students at Castell Alun High were under starter’s orders 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 the school. Asst. Headteacher, Mr […]

Lower School Fun Run 2014


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 a Food Bank in order to support their work […]

Students Help Those in Need



Castell Alun is winding back the clock many millions of years. The school has set up a unique club which sees students from years 7, 8 and 9 learn about all forms of pre-historic beasts. Each week, students have the opportunity to handle real dinosaur bones and a variety of fossils, learn about the discipline of palaeontology, play games and […]

Dino Club Returns


Students from Castell Alun entered the Young Writers national competition – ‘A Twist in the Tale’ and have achieved success by having their stories published. Brianna, Caitlyn, Hannah and Shannon had their stories selected from the thousands of entries which the competition received. Entrants were required to re-write a traditional fairy tale and add a modern twist in no more […]

Budding Writers


David, 16, cannot stop winning in his discipline of Kayaking. David, a sixth form student at Castell Alun High School competed in another International Kayaking Event held in Belgium on the 13th and 14th September and came away with an incredible haul of 2 gold and 2 silver medals. A large number of top international paddlers formed the field and […]

Kayaking Success