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…


  • 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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  • Year 3 Swimming

    Swimmin will commence for Year 3 on Monday 27th April. Children will be required to bring appropriate swimwear , towel and goggles to school on this day. There will be a voluntary cost of £1.50 to cover the cost of transport.  
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  • GAP News

    Football Kit - GAP are pleased to announce their donation of 24 new football kits to the school. The kits were requested by Year 4 pupils, who then approached members of the School Council. Thank you to GAP for their very kind donation.   GAP would like to thank all parents for attending ..
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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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