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…


  • Reception and Year 1 visit to the Eden Centre

    On Tuesday 7th July, the Reception class, together with Year 1, had a lovely day out at the Eden and Lego Education Centre, Llanhilleth. When the children arrived, each class was allocated a classroom, where they undertook activities using Lego. Each activity had a Literacy and ICT focus. Receptio..
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  • Year 2 visit to Cantref Farm

    Year 2 had a very exciting trip to Cantref Adventure Farm on Thursday 18th June. The day started with an exciting bus journey to Brecon. On our journey we spotted the Brecon Beacons, which we had previously drawn for our Eisteddfod.   When we arrived at Cantref we were greeted with indi..
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  • Building Fun at Hopscotch Childcare

    Children in Afterschool are currently taking part in a project called ‘Brecon Beacons Park Play-Our Way!’ The Park Play – our way project is about developing activities relating to the Brecon Beacons National Park and putting them into the Nature Zone Pack produced by Clybiau Pl..
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  • Land Ahoy!

    On Tuesday 5th May pupils from Year 1 visited Ebbw Vale Leisure Centre to Launch their new topic 'Land Ahoy'. The children took part in a swimming lesson with a qualified instructor and had the opportunity to enjoy some 'fun time' in the shallow pool. "I loved the swimming, it was fun" said ..
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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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