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…


  • Blood, Bones and Gory Bits - Year 3

    Year 3 have made a fantastic start to the Juniors. They have thoroughly enjoyed learning about the body in their 'Blood, Bones and Gory Bits' topic. The highlights have been handling a pig's heart as well as the opportunity to take part in a workshop run by Amy's mum, Dr Barnes. "I loved stickin..
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  • Happiness

    Because we are happy... Year One would like to say a big thank you to all the parents who joined us for our happiness celebration on Friday. I'm sure you will all agree the children did a great job of sharing all the amazing work they have done so far. Mrs. Millington can't believe it was only th..
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  • Macmillian Coffee Afternoon

    Pupils, staff, parents and governors at Gilwern Primary School held an coffee afternoon in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Members of GAP helped decorate the hall and staff and pupils made dozens of delicious cakes ranging from chocolate to carrot cake and doughnuts to decorat..
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  • Superheroes Day.

    You may have been mistaken in thinking that you were on the film set to a new Adventure movie if you had visited Gilwern School last week. However, it was just another day in the life of the school as it was transformed into a headquarters for the biggest gathering of superheroes the world has eve..
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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.
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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