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!

The first thing I HAVE to do (just in case you don’t read any further) is thank you all for supporting our Children in Need fundraiser. Yesterday we paid in a truly astonishing amount of money. We raised…..drumroll please…. A grand total of £2870.42!!!!! I can not thank you all enough for your generosity. Thanks to Mrs Hall and Mrs […]

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.      

Times for School Day

Times for the School Day   Primary Phase Start – 09.00 a.m Finish – 3.00p.m Secondary & Tertiary Phase Start – 08.50 a.m. Finish – 3.10 pm

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.