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Bryn Hafren Comprehensive School

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Established  1973
Religion  Multi
Phone  +44 1446 403500
Motto  Learning for Life
Founded  1973
Type  Comprehensive school
Headteacher  Mr. Tyrone Davies
Local authority  Vale of Glamorgan
Number of students  1,300
Bryn Hafren Comprehensive School
Location  Merthyr Dyfan Road Barry South Glamorgan (ceremonial county) CF62 9YQ Wales
Gender  Girls Boys (Sixth Form Only) Joint co-educational 6th form with Barry Comprehensive School
Address  Merthyr Dyfan Rd, Barry CF62 9YQ, UK
Similar  Barry Compreh School, Stanwell School, St Cyres School, St Richard Gwyn Catholic, Cowbridge Compreh School

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Bryn Hafren Comprehensive School, also referred to as Bryn Hafren School, is located in Merthyr Dyfan on the outskirts of the town of Barry near Cardiff in Wales. It was opened in 1971. Bryn Hafren is an 11-19 girls' comprehensive school for approximately 1,300 students. It shares a mixed-sex joint 6th form with Barry Comprehensive School, a boys' school.

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The school's catchment area is the Vale of Glamorgan, stretching from Rhoose in the west to Wenvoe in the north, and to Ely in west Cardiff, with the town of Barry in the centre.

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History

When comprehensive schools were introduced to Barry in September 1966, this was delayed for girls because of the lack of buildings. Bryn Hafren Comprehensive School opened as the comprehensive school for girls in 1973.

In 1993, Barry Sixth Form, a joint sixth form with Barry Boys' Comprehensive School was created.

Facilities

The school ground covers 36 acres (150,000 m2), with sports fields, tennis courts, a gymnasium, a swimming pool and a recently developed fitness gym.

There is also a dedicated 6th form block and over 14 networked computer rooms.

References

Bryn Hafren Comprehensive School Wikipedia


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