Shwmae Su’mae Day


Whitchurch High School was alive with the sounds of the Welsh language today as students and staff came together to celebrate Shwmae Su’mae Day. The event aimed at promoting the Welsh language and culture brought a wave of enthusiasm throughout the school.

Throughout the day, students initiated conversations with a friendly "Shwmae," a Welsh greeting that invites people to say "Su’mae" in return. It was heartwarming to see these exchanges becoming the norm in the school's corridors.

To immerse themselves in Welsh traditions, students engaged in various Welsh games and had the opportunity to savor delicious Welsh foods in the Dutch barn. It was a taste of the vibrant Welsh culture right in the heart of Whitchurch High School.

The celebration of Shwmae Su’mae Day showcased the school's commitment to embracing and preserving the Welsh language, fostering a sense of unity and pride within the community.

The event was a resounding success, highlighting the importance of cultural diversity and linguistic heritage at Whitchurch High School.