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…


  • Dodgeball

    On Friday 10th June, we held a dodgeball tournament in order to raise money for the British Heart Foundation. Children from two other schools, Blaen Y Cwm and St. Gladys, were invited to take part and joined the children of Gilwern in the all-day event. Many of the children took part in the dodgeb..
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  • Cantref Farm

    When members of the public comment on how well behaved the class are, we know we’ve had a great day!That is exactly what happened when Year 2 visited Cantref Farm in Brecon last week.The trip was arranged to support Year 2’s topic ‘Mini Zoo,’ in which they are leaning about..
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  • Mini Marathon

    We would like to thank all pupils and parents who took part in our School Mini-Marathon this year. The event was a huge success with money being raised for Cancer Research and purchasing additional sports equipment across the school. A grand total of £1,302.00 was raised.Well done!
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  • Eco Council visit Homemakers

    Gilwern Eco-Explorers had been invited to the 'Home Makers Community Recycling Facility' in Abergavenny and enjoyed a visit on Tuesday 12th April 2016. We learnt a lot about how this non-profit organistaion work to minmise waste furniture.  They welcome used furniture in all conditions and a..
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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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