Penygarn Community Primary School

Ysgol Gynradd Gymunedol Penygarn

01495 742090

Penygarn Road, Pontypool. NP4 8JR

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Nursery Admissions

2019 Nursery Application Forms are now available from the school office. Please pop in to collect one. The deadline to hand in completed forms is Friday 5th October 2018.

Penygarn Community Primary School

Welcome to our website - a little window into our magical world. 

Our school is an exciting and innovative place, where the staff, pupils, parents and community work together to create a strong family unit committed to giving our children the best possible start in life. 

This website aims to give you just a taster of our wonderful, vibrant school, as well as providing up to date information for parents, pupils and the wider community. 

There is something very special happening here and we'd love you to be part of it! 

We hope that you enjoy your visit to our website, and that you find the information you are looking for. 

Please feel free to contact the school direct with any queries you may have.

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Latest News

Congratulation Mrs Edmunds!!

Congratulations and good luck to Mrs E Edmunds on your two year secondment as Headteacher at Glyncoed Primary School starting in September 2018. We will miss you, it will be very strange at Penygarn without you. You will make a superb Headteacher, Glyncoed are lucky to have you!

Cymraeg Campus Bronze Award

We are pleased to announce that after working hard all year, Penygarn has just been awarded the Cymraeg Campus Bronze Award for their use of Welsh. We are so proud of all the staff and children and would like to give a special thanks to Miss Busby and the Criw Cymraeg members for helping us achieve this fantastic award.

Congratulations to Mrs Hall

Congratulations to Mrs Hall on achieving your Higher Level Teaching Assistant Status. All of us at Penygarn are super proud of you!

Upcoming Events


Jeans for Genes Day - Fundraising Event - £1.00 donation to wear your jeans to school


Y5/6 Open Evening - Abersychan. 5.00 pm - 7.00 pm


Year 6 Climbing starts


Fire Horse Productions (Years 2-6) 'Bully's Paradise'


Black History Month - whole of October

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