Sixth Form Open Evening: Wednesday 6 December 2023 6pm

We would like to invite Year 11 pupils and their parents/carers to the Sixth Form Open Evening on Wednesday 6 December. The evening is also open to external students.

The evening begins with a short presentation in the Sports Hall, followed by presentations from departments. This has proved to be valuable to all those considering their post 16 options.

More information is available at:


  • Week B

  • 06 Dec 23 6:00 pm – Radyr Sixth Form Open Evening
  • 22 Dec 23 – End of Autumn Term (last day for students Thursday 21 December)
  • 22 Dec 23 – INSET Day
  • 08 Jan 24 – Start of Spring Term
  • 12 Feb 24 – Half term
  • 22 Mar 24 – End of Spring Term
  • 08 Apr 24 – Start of Summer Term
  • 06 May 24 – May Day
  • 27 May 24 – Half term
  • 05 Jul 24 – INSET Day
  • 22 Jul 24 – End of Summer Term (last day for students Friday 19 July 2024)
  • 22 Jul 24 – INSET Day

Full Calendar

Radyr Sixth Form Options 2023

Ranking in the top 5% of UK schools for examination performance in the last five years, with 61% of students achieving A*/A, and 82% A*/B in 2022; Radyr Sixth Form is the assured choice to further your education. In doing so you will be joining a school that has previously been recognised as The Sunday Times State Secondary School of the Year.

Our motto, ‘Respect, Commitment, Success’, is embedded within the culture of the school, but our success isn’t confined to the academic. Our students are afforded a range of experiences that enriches them as well-rounded individuals, students who are able to think critically and are equipped to deal with life’s challenges. Fulfil your potential at Radyr.

A copy of our prospectus can be downloaded from our school website, and for further information please contact us

Curriculum for Wales 2022

Schools across Wales are changing. At Radyr, from September 2022, there will be a new curriculum for Year 7. This has been developed by teachers to suit the needs of our learners.

We have sought the views of all partners and will continue to review provision during its roll out and in the future.

More information regarding topics taught in Year 7 & 8 can be found in the curriculum letters published here.

If you would like more information about the changes to the curriculum in Wales, please follow this link:

GCSE Maths Revision

This link will take you to the Radyr Maths Department revision resources for Year 11

Pupil Development Grant

Available to assist families on a low income to buy school equipment.

Reporting Student Absence

If your child is absent for any reason, please only contact the school via email at If email is not readily available then please telephone the attendance line on 0292 0845121. Please do not do both.

There is no need to contact your child’s form tutor, teacher or the key stage office as we will inform them accordingly.

Thank you for your co-operation.

Yours faithfully
The Attendance Team