Post 16 – Duke of Edinburgh

A big “Well Done” to the Post 16 learners for completing their Hike as part of the Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award.  

Financial Help for Families

Please see the link below which will give you some useful information regarding financial help you may be entitled to, which will assist you with school costs. Primary Learners get-help-school-costs-toolkit-primary-schools-june-2023.pdf (   Secondary Learners get-help-school-costs-toolkit-secondary-schools-june-2023.pdf (

Heads Up!

Happy New Year. We hope you all enjoyed your Christmas and New Year celebrations and are all ready for 2024! Following a number of incidents during the Autumn Term we have made a New Year resolution for school and have decided that mobile phones are not to be available during school time. Research shows how they disrupt learning by providing […]

Police Cadets

Huge well done to some of our cadets who were chosen to represent Pen y Cwm at Live Your Best Life Conference at the Parkway Hotel Cwmbran. Laura Lloyd who accompanied the pupils said “They showcased their fantastic Signalong skills and a whole room full of adults were amazed by their communication skills and impeccable manners.”  

Free School Meals for Primary Learners

All primary age pupils will now be entitled to a Free School Meal from September.  No application is necessary.      

PYC Senedd

The School Council will now be known as the School Senedd.    

School Uniform

School Uniforms can be ordered from the following suppliers: Reflex Embroidery – Unit 1, Crown Business Park, Tredegar, NP22 4EF 01495 725777 or Mel Morgan Sports – 9-11 Church Street, Ebbw Vale, NP23 6BE 01495 302660 Please note that uniform does not have to have a school logo. Feel free to pop into school to help yourself to pre-loved uniform.