Did you know?
Is a zebra black with white stripes or white with black stripes?
On average a four year old asks 437 questions a day.
It is impossible for most people to lick their own elbow.
Jack is the most common name in children's nursery rhymes.
The average lead pencil can draw a line almost 35 miles in length!
Russia has more cinemas than any other country in the world.
To see a rainbow you have to have your back to the sun.
The names of the world's continents all end with the same letter with which they start.
The average person can live for 11 days without water.
Coca-Cola was originally green.
Pigs can get sunburn and Ants do not sleep.
Footprints left by astronauts on the moon will last over 10 million years (as there is no atmosphere).
Venus is the only planet in our Solar System that rotates clockwise.
It's impossible to fold any normal piece of paper more than 7 times (try it!).  
The lion costume in the film The Wizard of Oz was actually made out of real lion skin.
Fathers usually determine the height to their child, and mothers the weight.
The Mona Lisa used to hang on the wall in Napoleon’s bedroom.
"Barbie Millicent Roberts" is Barbie's full name.
The Himalayas cover one-tenth of the Earth's surface.
The Mona Lisa has no eyebrows. It was the fashion in Italy at that time for women to shave them off.
Walt Disney, the creator or Mickey Mouse, was actually afraid of mice!  
The total combined weight of all of the ants in the world is more than that of all of the humans!
The largest single living thing on Earth lives in Oregon, USA and measures 3.5 miles in diameter, it's an underground mushroom.
A woodpecker can peck twenty times a second.
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Welcome to Ysgol Bro Famau

On behalf of the pupils, staff and governors, I would like to welcome you to our new website.

We are a rural, federated, twin site school and very lucky to be situated in an ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ in the Clwydian Hills in Denbighshire.

We are very proud of our ‘Caring and Sharing’ ethos and believe we provide a stimulating and exciting environment for our children with very strong links with our local communities.

We have high expectations of and for the children in our care and aim to provide them with the best possible start to their school lives.

We actively foster close partnerships between home, school and community, encouraging all to be involved in the many aspects of school life at Ysgol Bro Famau.

We hope that our website will keep you up to date with the work and activities happening in and around our very busy, unique school.

Mrs. Elizabeth Knight
Headteacher

Croeso i Ysgol Bro Famau

Ar ran y disgyblion, staff a’r llywodraethwyr, hoffwn eich croesawu i’n gwefan newydd.

Rydym yn ysgol wledig, wedi’i ffedereiddio, ar ddau safle ac rydym yn lwcus iawn bod ein safleoedd mewn ‘Ardal o Harddwch Naturiol Eithriadol’ Mryniau Clwyd yn Sir Ddinbych.

Rydym yn falch iawn o’n hethos ‘Gofal a Rhannu’ a chredwn ein bod yn darparu amgylchedd gyffrous ar gyfer ein plant sy’n eu hysgogi, ac sydd gyda chysylltiadau cryf â’n cymunedau lleol.

Mae gennym ddisgwyliadau mawr oddi wrth ac ar gyfer y plant sydd dan ein gofal ac amcanwn i ddarparu’r dechrau gorau i’w bywyd ysgol.

Rydym yn hybu partneriaethau agos rhwng y cartref, yr ysgol a’r gymuned, drwy annog pawb i ymwneud â’r llu o agweddau ar fywyd yn Ysgol Bro Famau.

Gobeithiwn y bydd ein gwefan yn darparu gwybodaeth cyfoes am waith a digwyddiadau o fewn ac o amgylch ein hysgol brysur ac unigryw.

Mrs. Elizabeth Knight
Pennaeth

Latest School News

Llanarmon Unit will stay closed Tuesday 12th December,  Llanferres will be open.   Unfortunately we have had to cancel the Key Stage 2 Dress Rehearsal, apologies for any inconvenience this may cause

Dont forget to look at out Twitter feed to keep up to date with happenings at Ysgol Bro Famau - it's a busy time of year so there will be lots of Tweets in the next few weeks. 

Don't forget any Nursery applications have to be sent in by February 24th. All applications must be done online.  if you have any questions please don't hesitate to ask.

 
Places are available for Early Entitlement Provision - the term following a child's 3rd birthday.  If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us and ask.  


National Numeracy and Reading Tests 2017

The National Reading and  Numeracy Tests will be taking place between May3rd and May 10th 2017.   All children in Years 2-6 will need to attend school on these days.

Many thanks for your co-operation.