Gilwern Primary School

Welcome to
Gilwern Primary School

We're a village primary school for four to 11-year-olds situated in the beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park and walking distance from the River Usk and the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal. Our pupils come from Gilwern and the surrounding area, and most have attended the Hopscotch Nursery within our school grounds.

What's going on at Gilwern…


  • Year 3 Visit the Roman Town of Caerleon

    On Thursday 27th November twenty seven excited Roman warriors set off from Gilwern Primary School to invade the town of Caerleon. Whilst there they had the opportunity to visit the Roman Baths and handle lots of artefacts that have been discovered by archaeologists. Everyone loved trying on the ex..
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  • Year 1 Trip

    Year One enjoyed their trip out and about in November. We visited two very different museums. At the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff “we saw dinosaurs and sharks and a crocodile. It was amazing." said Charlie. We got to make a lot of noise in our workshop. Did you know some dinosaurs sou..
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  • Christmas Fayre 5th December 2014

    Don't miss our annual Christmas fete on Friday 5th December 2014. Come along and join in the festive spirit with us at Gilwern Primary School.
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  • Year 4 News Story – Children of the Revolution

    Year 4 have kicked off their new topic ‘Children of the Revolution’ with a bang! They are deep into finding out the impact the industrial revolution had on the local Welsh landscape and how Victorian inventions have shaped the 21st century. Last week they journeyed to Cardiff Castle t..
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Teacher Zone

Everything (and more) that you
could possibly want to
know about the
teachers at Gilwern!
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Pupil Zone

A showcase of pupils' work
reflecting a skills-based
curriculum. Lots of
information on clubs too.
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Parent Zone

Some helpful links for parents
from holiday forms to
admission procedures
for new pupils.
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Gallery Zone

Photos and video footage
showing all the latest Gilwern
events, activities
and school trips.
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