Bishop Hedley High School welcomes applications from all pupils of all backgrounds and admission to the school is granted in line with the school’s admission policy, a copy of which is available here. Prospective pupils and their parents are welcome to visit the school in advance of applying for admission.
Five Reasons to Choose Bishop Hedley:
- Consistently High GCSE Results – Welsh Government Green School & Standards Group 1. 2018: Best GCSE Results in the History of the School and Merthyr Tydfil!
- Caring Christian nature
- A safe place to learn
- A small school where staff know pupils and care about the well-being of all
- Opportunities to be involved in different activities like sports, ICT, annual Spain trip, skiing and many more…..
The seven feeder schools for Bishop Hedley are: St Marys, Merthyr Tydfil, St Marys, Brynmawr, St Illtyds, Merthyr Tydfil, St Aloysius, Merthyr Tydfil, St Josephs, Tredegar, All Saints, Ebbw Vale and St Margarets, Aberdare. We also accept many pupils from non-feeder schools throughout Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Caerphilly, Neath-Port Talbot and Blaenau Gwent. Free home-to-school transport is provided for pupils that live 3 or more miles from the school.
Bishop Hedley Catholic High School admits 120 students in the relevant age group each year.
Should you wish to apply for your child to be admitted to our school then please contact us or complete the admission form available on this website.