Richard Gwyn Catholic High School is a Roman Catholic comprehensive secondary school situated in Barry, Wales, Vale of Glamorgan.
named after the Welsh martyr St. Richard
It is co-educational, and educates boys and girls
from 11-16 years. Any pupils wishing to study at Sixth Form
usually attend St David's Roman
Catholic Sixth Form College.
schools include St Helen's Primary School, Barry, and St Joseph's
Primary School, Penarth.
The school was originally named St
until the name was changed in 1989.
address of the school also moved from Coldbrook Road, Dinas Powys to Argae Lane, Barry.
As of 2005, enrolment was 548, a school record, and further growth
was projected. Demand for places had exceed supply in every year
since 2000