• " The school achieved GCSE results in the top 25% of similar schools in 2017 and 2018."
  • "In lessons and around the school, many pupils are courteous and polite. They engage well in their learning and work suitably in groups and pairs. " - Estyn 2018
  • " High standards of teaching from staff and excellent learning from students, alongside the proactive encouragement of parents, have all contributed to the school's recent success. " - IQM Inspection 2018
  • " In 2018 the school was awarded the Inclusion Quality Mark Award - Centre of Excellence for the second time. This reflects the school's commitment to including all learners. "
  • " The school has a successful Sixth Form in which learners are achieving results in the top 25% of schools in Wales. "
  • " I just wanted to say a huge thanks to your wonderful staff for all the support they have provided for my son and myself over his first year at high school. " - Year Seven Parent - July 2018
  • " The extra curricular activities that are offered via the Engage@Emrys programme are the best in the area. " Year Seven Parent - July 2018







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16+  Sixth Form 

Admissions 2020

On Thursday 26th September 2019 we will be holding our Open Evening event for admission in September 2020.  Further information will be posted on the website and in the press prior to the event.  Also look out for our advertising campaign on the Arriva bus service. If you are unable to attend this event but would like to look around the school please do not hesitate to contact the Headteachers PA, Mrs Mary Kelly, who will arrange a visit for you with the Headteacher or a member of his Leadership Team, who will be very happy to show you around the school and answer any questions you may have.  Visits are welcome at any time.

Admissions Timeline

Admissions to Year 7 open:  9th September 2019

Closing date for applications considered to be on time:  8th November 2019

Offers confirmed:  2nd March 2020

Deadline for accepting / declining offers:  2 weeks after date.


As Ysgol Emrys ap Iwan is a Foundation School you need to complete both the schools application form and the LA application form for either Conwy or Denbighshire, depending which county you live in.  See links below:

   Ysgol Emrys ap Iwan Application Form

   Conwy Application Information

   Denbighshire Application Information

For In-Year admissions to all year groups

From time to time there will be places available in various year groups.  If you are moving into the area or have already moved,  please contact our Admissions Office as soon as possible.

If you are moving schools within our locality please make sure you have discussed the possible move with your child’s present school and have tried to resolve any issues before considering making an application.

Please contact Mrs M Kelly – PA to the Headteacher    staff.mek@emrysapiwan.conwy.sch.uk