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…


  • Eisteddfod 2015

    Each year the children of Gilwern School present an outstanding Eisteddfod for all to enjoy.  Children spend the weeks leading up to the Eisteddfod, completing a range of tasks, ready to compete in the school’s annual Eisteddfod. Each year the quality of work and performance improves, w..
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  • Celebrating St David's Day

    Children were invited to wear Welsh costumes into School. (i.e. Welsh girl/boy costume, Welsh Rugby kit, Welsh football kit, etc.) Please go along to our Gallery to see our pictures.
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  • World Book Day 2015

    World Book Day will take place on Thursday 5thMarch, 2015 Each year the school celebrates World Book Day with a range of Literacy based activities, i.e. shared reading, writing poetry, writing stories and listening to a storyteller. The theme for this day will be:- Foundation Phase –&lsq..
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  • Trip to Shackletons

    Year 4 are well underway with their Spring Term Topic ‘New Visions’, we are learning about the possibilities for our local area in the future and how we can keep records of today and how we can learn form the past. We have looked at a range of maps to see how Gilwern and the surroundi..
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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 »

WHICH ZONE WOULD YOU LIKE TO VISIT?

Parent Zone

Some helpful links for parents
from holiday forms to
admission procedures
for new pupils.
VISIT PARENT ZONE »

 

Gallery Zone

Photos and video footage
showing all the latest Gilwern
events, activities
and school trips.
VISIT GALLERY ZONE »



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