Site Facilities

Site Facilities

Christ the Word Catholic School opens in a brand new building on the site of Ysgol Mair and      DELETE     Blessed Edward Jones. When the new school opens in September 2019. both the eDELETE  xisting schools close.

The new building is designed to allow the Lower School (3 – 11) and Upper School (11 – 16) to operate independently with their own access and outdoor spaces. Careful organisation during the school day will enable learners to make best use of the excellent facilities, including the Chapel, Drama Studio, Dining Room and Sports Hall.

The facilities include;

  • Chapel
  • Four court sports hall
  • Main hall
  • Small hall
  • Drama studio
  • All weather pitch
  • Specialist classrooms such as music, design technology and science.

During 2017, Denbighshire County Council and the Diocese of Wrexham went through the formal
consultation process regarding plans for a new 3-16 Catholic school in Rhyl, this involved the
neighbouring schools Ysgol Mair (primary) and Blessed Edward Jones High School becoming
one. The initial driver for change was the need to improve the teaching and learning facilities at
both schools.