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…


  • 'Do Your Thing' for Children In Need

    This year the school will be celebrating ‘Children in Need’ Day on Friday 17th November 2017. The theme for this year’s event is ‘Do your Thing’.   We would like children to come dressed in a way that will represent their likes, dreams or aspirations e.g. If t..
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  • Competition Winner

    Well Done to Jack who won the Round Tables Firework poster competition. 
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  • Gilwern Primary School wins recognition for healthy lifestyle support

    Gilwern Primary School near Abergavenny has successfully achieved the Healthy Schools National Quality Award – a Welsh Government scheme managed by Public Health Wales.  It is only the third primary school in Monmouthshire to win this accreditation. The Healthy Schools National Quality..
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  • Green In Europe Project

    This week we have been hosting 43 international visitors from around Europe thanks to our involvement in an Erasmus+ project: ‘Green in Europe.’ Staff and pupils from three schools; Italy, Bulgaria, and the Basque region of Spain are involved along with ourselves in the promotion of s..
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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.
VISIT PUPIL ZONE »

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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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