Mr D Nicholls (Staff)

Benjamin Griffiths is an Interest Rate Derivatives Trader who has been living and working in New York but is originally from North Wales. During a recent visit home he kindly agreed to come and speak to the Y12 and Y13 pupils who are currently undertaking the Financial Studies course here at Ysgol Eirias.

Members of form 90 Ysgol Eirias students worked hard to sell RSPB badges in and out of school to raise money for the charity.

£60 was raised in total and Julian, from the Conwy centre came into the form to congratulate their achievements and present them with a certificate of thanks


Thursday, 25 January 2018 13:33

Classics at Eirias

As the only school in North Wales to offer Classics, Eirias is the forerunner in providing a post-16 option that is usually only reserved for the privileged few.

The study of Ancient Greece and Rome through literature, art, myth and historical texts, is a fascinating insight into the past, but it is also a way of understanding our current lives; our notions of what is right and wrong, our democracy and the way our society is structured.

Thursday, 07 December 2017 12:24

Sport Conwy's Young Volunteer of the Year

Year 11 student, Holly Morrissey, was at this year's Conwy Sports awards and was the proud recipient of an award for being the volunteer of the year.


Thursday, 07 December 2017 12:08

Dorothy Stringer School tour visits Eirias

Dorothy Stringer School have been coming up from Brighton for about 8 or 9 years now. 

They recently stopped off for an 8-a-side tournament in the Barn.

Thursday, 07 December 2017 12:05

Ysgol Eirias PE department secure lottery grant

Our PE faculty have secured a grant from ‘Awards for all’ which is part of the ‘Big Lottery Fund’ for the following project: -

Encouraging young people to improve their health and well-being through leading a more physically active lifestyle.


Last week our Year 12 students spent 3 days in stunning Glan llyn, Bala where they were given the opportunity to be immersed in the Welsh language and learn more about Welsh culture.

Monday, 27 November 2017 20:42

Inspiring talk from Syrian Refugee

The Eirias Amnesty International group were very pleased to welcome a Syrian refugee to speak to students from Years 11, 12 and 13 recently. 

On the 16th November, 7 guest speakers for Big Ideas Wales visited Ysgol Eirias to give inspirational talks to Year 12 Eirias students about how they turned their ideas into enterprises.

Friday, 24 November 2017 11:29

Ffion wins Great Debate event!

Congratulations to Ffion Filzek for winning the North Wales heat of the prestigious Historical Association 'Great Debate competition.  Ffion will now go through to a national final at the Houses of Parliament to compete with other heat winners from across the British Isles.

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