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Education Zone

Education Zone


Education Zone


School of the Week: Blaen-y-Cwm Primary School

South Wales Argus:

6:31am Thursday 7th December 2017

BLAEN-Y-CWM Primary School is a school which holds the voices of its pupils at the very core of its values.

Nominate your education heroes in our awards

South Wales Argus:

7:00pm Wednesday 6th December 2017

NOMINATIONS are coming in for our annual awards that recognise the amazing work done in education.

School of the Week: Kymin View Primary

South Wales Argus:

8:04am Thursday 30th November 2017

AS YOU walk into Kymin View Primary you are instantly surrounded by colourful displays, laughter and smiles.

SCHOOL OF THE WEEK: Libanus Primary School

South Wales Argus: Wednesday 15th November 2017Libanus Primary School Blackwood School of the Week

6:00am Thursday 16th November 2017

IN THE heart of Blackwood you’ll find a welcoming and inclusive school which prides itself on giving pupils the best start in life.

SCHOOL OF THE WEEK: Ysgol Gymraeg Bro Teyrnon

South Wales Argus:

2:43pm Thursday 9th November 2017

A city school with a village feel is what the staff at one of Gwent’s newest primary schools – Ysgol Gymraeg Bro Teyrnon.

SCHOOL OF THE WEEK: Ty Sign Primary School

South Wales Argus: (L-R) Isaac Willmore, Callum David Williams and Callie Jones coding with Lego to make a robot

3:02pm Thursday 19th October 2017

Behind the school gates lies a special place that offers a warm welcome and an energy that is infections.

School of the week: St Mary's RC Primary School

South Wales Argus: St Mary's RC Primary SOTW. Head teacher Donna Evans.  www.christinsleyphotography.co.uk

6:30am Thursday 5th October 2017

A NEWPORT primary school has proudly spoken of its Christian values and close links with the community.

School of the Week: Ysgol Bryn Derw

South Wales Argus: PROUD: Head teacher Richard Drew.       www.christinsleyphotography.co.uk

8:16pm Friday 22nd September 2017

A NEW school which has recently opened to cater for both primary and secondary school students.

School of the Week: Gaer Primary School

South Wales Argus: Gaer Primary School of the Week.  School Ambassadors Rhys Beynon 11 and Amelia Witkowska 11 on parking duties.   www.christinsleyphotography.co.uk

9:00am Thursday 20th July 2017

Gaer Primary School is settled near the bottom of the Gaer, one of the most densely populated wards in Newport.

SCHOOL OF THE WEEK: Cwmcarn Primary School

South Wales Argus: Cwmcarn Primary School of the Week.  Nursery on some of their new play equipment L-R Jay Gunter, Libby Williams-Plynsell, Cade Smallman and Niamh Fowler.        www.christinsleyphotography.co.uk

1:56pm Thursday 13th July 2017

A SCHOOL which is located in a small village but has plenty of heart. ALICE ROSE went along to Cwmcarn Primary School to chat to head teacher Nick Saunders and find out what the school offers.

SCHOOL OF THE WEEK: Waunfawr Primary School

South Wales Argus: Readers L-R Charlie Jones 7, Evie Hughes 7 and Jack Needham 7.  Photos: Chris Tinsley

7:50am Thursday 6th July 2017

A SCHOOL which prides itself on keeping a close link with its local community and creating a family atmosphere, Waunfawr Primary School in Cross Keys aims to get children to learn in a fun and friendly environment.

SCHOOL OF THE WEEK: Ysgol Gymraeg Casnewydd

South Wales Argus: FUN: School DJ's Riley Barton-Williams aged 11 and Katy French aged 11 broadcast to the school on the School Radio

8:40am Thursday 29th June 2017

The school aims to focus on pupils’ wellbeing and aims to make them feel strongly about the Welsh culture, language, community and heritage.

SCHOOL OF THE WEEK: Cross Ash Primary School

South Wales Argus: Cross Ash Primary School of the week. Year 5 Samba band.   www.christinsleyphotography.co.uk

6:32am Thursday 15th June 2017

Cross Ash primary school is a busy school that has a special ethos that is aimed at developing well rounded pupils.

SCHOOL OF THE WEEK: Millbrook Primary School in Bettws

South Wales Argus: Millbrook Primary School of the Week. Matina Yusef jumps for joy during the reception class music and movement session with Upbeat.  www.christinsleyphotography.co.uk

7:02am Thursday 8th June 2017

A NEWPORT school which prides itself on making links with the world is aiming to make all its pupils “global citizens”.

SCHOOL OF THE WEEK: Griffithstown Primary School

South Wales Argus: Head boy Morgan Parry and head girl Seren Wilkie

6:04am Thursday 25th May 2017

APPROACHING the school down a narrow terraced street in between Cwmbran and Pontypool, it is hard to imagine that there is the space for an establishment to cater for 405 pupils at the end of it.

SCHOOL OF THE WEEK: Malpas Court Primary School

South Wales Argus: CALMING: Yoga lessons for Year 2  Photos: Chris Tinsley

7:02am Thursday 4th May 2017

A SCHOOL which prides itself on the children’s wellbeing and happiness.

SCHOOL OF THE WEEK: Bryn Primary School

South Wales Argus: Bryn Primary School of the week. Year 5 and 6 business enterprise selling Easter products they have designed and made.

6:05am Thursday 27th April 2017

NESTLED in the heart of a sleepy residential area is a school bursting with creativity and energy.

SCHOOL OF THE WEEK: Georgetown Primary School in Tredegar

South Wales Argus: Georgetown Primary school of the week. Alys-Marie Hawkins-Price and Tommy Burke in the nursery reading group

9:31am Thursday 16th March 2017

GEORGETOWN Primary School in Tredegar is much-valued school within the small community that it serves.

Georgetown Primary School

South Wales Argus: Georgetown Primary School pupils take part in a dance exercise

1:37pm Thursday 16th March 2017

WE HAVE been asked to point out that in a School of the Week article published in the South Wales Argus on Thursday, we incorrectly spelled the name of Georgetown Primary School head teacher Amanda Hulbert.

SCHOOL OF THE WEEK: Pembroke Primary School

South Wales Argus: Pembroke Primary School of the week. The nursery children on a bear hunt.

8:02am Thursday 16th February 2017

TWO weeks after the release of the annual school banding ratings, pupils at Pembroke Primary School pupils are singing Celebrate good times - and with good reason.



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