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Croeso i Fflwyddyn 6!

Welcome to Year 6!

This year, our classes are:

Dosbarth Glas - Mr Evans

Dosbarth Coch - Mr Guinee

The Y6 classes will be supported by Miss Atkins and Mr Brown as well as Annemarie

Year 6 PPA teachers will be Miss Perryman and Mrs McFarlane.


Year 6 Coch - 8.45am until 3.00pm

Year 6 Glas - 8.45am until 3.00pm 


Physical Education / Addysg Grofforol

Both classes will have their P.E. lesson on a Monday.  Children must come to school on a Monday wearing their P.E. Kit.


Please wear the following items to school on a Monday:

  • T-Shirt / Crys-T
  • Shorts / Siorts
  • Tracksuit / Traciau
  • Trainers  / Esgidiau chwaraeon


Please ensure all P.E. kit is labelled clearly.


This half term in PE we will be covering the following topics: 

Mr Guinee - Dosbarth Coch - Tag Rugby

Mr Evans - Dosbarth Glas - Tag Rugby

Longtown Residential 6th - 8th April 2022


Mr Guinee will be holding a meeting for parents and carers very shortly details will be posted soon.  

Please complete the parent information form sent to you via text.  This will provide us with dietary and medical needs as well as any concerns you may have.  



To find out more about this year's residential click the link below


High School Applications

Applications for High School close on November 22nd 2021.  If you have not already applied please do so as soon  as possible.  You can access the online form by clicking the link below.  It should take no more than 5 minutes to complete.  If you have applied directly to St Illtyd's High School please complete the online form too to book back up schools in case your application is unsuccessful.  Children's applications received after 22nd November will go to the bottom of the pile, children will be allocated a school where there is a space. This may be any school in Cardiff that has spaces.  Please do not put your child in this position.


This is the link for the page to complete the online form:


Dear Parents & Carers

It has been great to welcome to the children back to Bryn Hafod Primary School today for their final year in primary School.  We have had a great start to the year in Year 6 today.  The children have been fantastic! I have included a few details below that might hep you out over the next few weeks as the children settle in.

Our topic this term is going to be Sustainability.  We will be conducting a Science and Technology project based around sustainable resources. We will carry out a project called City of the Future alongside our cluster of schools on the east side of Cardiff which we are really looking forward to getting underway.

Class Teachers

Year 6 Coch – Mr Guinee              TA – Mrs Marijan Long

Year 6 Glas – Mr Evans                  TA – Mr Brown / Annemarie

PE Days

PE days for both classes  this term will be on a Monday.  Children can wear PE kit into school on this day to save changing etc.  Please make sure that children wear suitable footwear for PE e.g. trainers not sandals or slides.


We will conduct a weekly spelling test on a Friday morning.  Spellings will be handed out each Monday in preparation for that week.  We will also be working on them during the week.  Please help your child to learn the spellings each week. 

Applications for High School

Over the next few weeks, we will be informing you that applications for High School are open.  It is important that you complete the online applications before the deadlines given to ensure your child gets a place in your preferred school.  They usually have to be completed by mid-November.  Over the past few years Eastern High and St Iltyds have been oversubscribed so getting your application in on time will ensure that your child has the best possible chance.  I cannot stress this enough as parents over the past few years have been left disappointed.  If you wish to receive support with completing your child’s application, please contact the school in plenty of time to allow us to put a plan in place. 

Walking Home

If you wish for your child to walk home from school by themselves, please write a letter to your child’s class teacher providing written consent for your child to do so.  Children without a letter will not be allowed to leave the school premises.

I would formally like to welcome Jayden to our Y6 Coch class, he started today, and we look forward to him being part of our Y6 family going forward. 

We look forward to your continued support this year,

Many thanks

Mr Guinee & Mr Evans

Accessing Google Classroom from Home

To access Google classroom pupils can download a FREE app via the App store on an ipad or iphone and via the Google Play Store on Android devices. Pupils then need to sign in using the username and password

provided to them by the class teacher. 


To access google classroom on a laptop or PC pupils need to go to and sign in with their HWB details.


Forgotten your HWB details?  No problem, notify your class teacher and they can help you out.