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…


  • Our School Trip to Cardiff

    On Friday 10th February 2017, year 5 went on a school trip to Cardiff to visit The National Museum of Wales and Apple.  We travelled by bus to the capital city of Wales to find out about Tudor portraits and digital devices.  When we arrived at The National Museum of Wales it was an asto..
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  • St David's Day

    Children are invited to wear traditional Welsh costume, Welsh rugby/football shirt or something red to school on Wednesday 1st March 2017.
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  • Can We Cook..?

    The Juniors have been ‘whetting appetites’ throughout the school as aromas from delicious recipes have been wafting through the school.  Pupils from year 4, 5 and 6 have been participating in highly interactive, curriculum-led science workshops using food as the basis.  As p..
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  • Year 4 Trip to Cardiff Castle

    Last week year 4 had the pleasure of meeting Her Royal Highness, Queen Victoria! No, really! During their trip to Cardiff Castle year 4 were treated to a visit from the lady herself and had the opportunity to interview her. She admitted that she was quite the time traveller so that explains why 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.
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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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