Pontypridd High School

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Pontypridd High School
Motto Ymdrech A Lwydda
(Success through Effort)
Location Albion Community Campus
Cilfynydd, Pontypridd
Glamorgan
CF37 4SF
Wales Wales
51°37′27″N 3°19′18″W / 51.6243°N 3.3216°W / 51.6243; -3.3216Coordinates: 51°37′27″N 3°19′18″W / 51.6243°N 3.3216°W / 51.6243; -3.3216
Local authority Rhondda Cynon Taff
Gender Coeducational
Ages 11+
Former name Coedylan Comprehensive School / Pontypridd County Grammar School
Website PHS

Pontypridd High School (Welsh: Ysgol Uwchradd Pontypridd) (formerly known as Coedylan Comprehensive) is an English-medium comprehensive school in the village of Cilfynydd near Pontypridd, in the county borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales.[1]

Admissions[edit]

It is for ages 11-18. It is on the west side of the A470.

History[edit]

Grammar school[edit]

It was known as Pontypridd County Grammar School, a boys' grammar school, which had been established in 1895.

Comprehensive[edit]

When becoming comprehensive, it was known as Coedylan Comprehensive School.

Notable former pupils[edit]

Pontypridd County Grammar School[edit]

Coedylan Comprehensive School[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Home". Pontypriddhighschool.co.uk. Retrieved 2015-05-01. 
  2. ^ "Air Marshal Sir Ivor Broom". Telegraph.co.uk. Retrieved 2015-05-01. 
  3. ^ Will Bennett (1993-02-16). "Rapist, 15, ordered to be detained for life - UK - News". Independent.co.uk. Retrieved 2015-05-01. 
  4. ^ "BBC One - The Voice UK, Series 2 - Ash Morgan". Bbc.co.uk. Retrieved 2015-05-01. 

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