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 5 to the rescue

      On Wednesday November 5th 2014 P.C Carl came into school to work with Year 5. His plan was to develop our basic first aid skills. A lot of the children in the class already had quite a bit of knowledge on the subject and I think P.C Carl was quite impressed. He taught us the meaning behin..
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  • Photograph Orders

    Please can all orders for School Photographs be returned to School By Thursday 6th November 2014. Thank you.
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  • Outdoor Adventures

    Year 6 have again made a visit to Tal–Y-Bont Outdoor Pursuits Centre, this time at the end of September, rather than in the usual Summer Term slot. The thinking behind the change of timing was to develop the independence and maturity of the Year 6 pupils, earlier in the school year, setting ..
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  • Blood, Bones and Gory Bits - Year 3

    Year 3 have made a fantastic start to the Juniors. They have thoroughly enjoyed learning about the body in their 'Blood, Bones and Gory Bits' topic. The highlights have been handling a pig's heart as well as the opportunity to take part in a workshop run by Amy's mum, Dr Barnes. "I loved stickin..
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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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