Open Evening 2016





The Headteacher, Dr J P Hicks, and his staff invite prospective pupils and their parents to attend out Open Evening.

Dr Hicks will speak to visitors in the Main Hall at 6pm, after which you will be able to tour the school and inspect our fantastic facilities. You will also have the opportunity to speak to our dedicated team of teachers. Most importantly, you will meet many of the pupils of whom we are so proud. We consider them the best advertisement for our school.

St Cyres School has a unique 21st Century teaching and learning approach based around every pupil being provided with an iPad mini giving them access to top quality resources and learning materials whenever they need them.


The school enjoys the benefit of state-of-the-art facilities in its new multi-million pound building.

Some of our brand new facilities include:

  • A 260 retractable-seat hall for events and school productions
  • Purpose-built drama and dance studios
  • Exciting music and media facilities which include a radio and TV station
  • A modern fitness suite and stunning multipurpose sports hall
  • Fully-equipped science laboratories and technology suites
  • 50” Apple TV in every classroom
  • A dedicated sixth-form wing, including a café and quiet study areas
  • Excellent outdoor sports facilities, including a full size 3G pitch, artificial running track, multi-use games areas for tennis, netball and 5-a-side, and extensive grass pitches

In 2016 St Cyres School achieved:

  • Our best ever English, Maths and Science results, which were above our targets at Key Stage 3.
  • Our best ever GCSE results, with 90% of pupils achieving at least 5 A*-C grades and 71% of pupils achieving at least 5 A*-C grades including English and Maths.
  • Our best ever GCSE Maths results, with 75% of our pupils achieving a grade C or above and our best ever English results, with 79% of pupils achieving a grade C or above.
  • Fantastic A Level results, with 79% of all grades being A*-C, 29% of all grades being A* or A grades and 96% of students achieving at least 3 A Level passes


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To view our School Prospectus please visit our website:

St Cyres School, Sully Road, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan, CF64 2XP (entrance is off Sully Road)

Email:  Tel: 02920708708