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Parent Carer Newsletter April 2018


Dear Parents/Carers, Cwmffrwdoer Primary School Nursery – September 2018 Our new Cwmffrwdoer Primary School Nursery is due to open this September 2018.  We are very excited to be able to provide our own pre-school provision and that children will be able to begin their learning journey from age three at the school. There are places […]

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Parent/carer information newsletter March 2018


Dear Parents/Carers, Cwmffrwdoer Primary School Nursery – September 2018Our new Cwmffrwdoer Primary School Nursery is due to open this September 2018.  We are very excited to be able to provide our own pre-school provision and that children will be able to begin their learning journey from age three at the school. There are places still […]

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Parent – Carers News


Award Winning Staff We are thrilled that two members of our staff were nominated for Primary Teacher and Teaching Assistant of the Year Awards in the South Wales Argus Schools and Education Awards. Mrs Jarman and Mrs Webb attended the finals last week; Mrs Jarman won Primary Teacher of the Year and Mrs Webb was […]

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Parent/Carer Information Newsletter – February 8th 2018


Dear parents/carers Categorisation The National School Categorisation System provides a clear and simple way of understanding how well a school is performing for its pupils, how effectively it is led and managed, the quality of teaching and learning and level of support and challenge it needs to do even better. A colour is allocated according […]

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Teaching Assistant of the Year


Teaching Assistant of the Year We have  two members of staff that have been shortlisted; Tania Webb  who is a finalist in the Teaching Assistant of the Year category of the Gwent School and Education Awards 2018 and  Sarah Jarman is a finalist in the Primary Teacher category of the Gwent School and Education Awards […]

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Newsletter January 12th 2018


Dear Parents/Carers, Blyddyn Newydd dda! Happy New Year! Welcome back, we hope you had a fun break  I’m sure everyone is well rested and ready for an exciting start to 2018.   Cwmffrwdoer Primary School Nursery – September 2018 Our new Cwmffrwdoer Primary School Nursery is due to open this September 2018.  We are very […]

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Parent/carer Newsletter – 18th December 2017


Parent/carer Newsletter – 18th December 2017 Attendance Torfaen Council’s education service have launched a ‘Strive for 95!’ initiative to improve pupil attendance and reduce unauthorised absence in all Torfaen schools. From this year every pupil who achieves 95% attendance or higher during each school term will be entered into a prize draw at the end […]

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Parent/carer information – Thursday 26th October 2017


Harvest Thank you for your kind donations for Harvest. We will be visiting the local foodbank to donate items on Friday so please continue to send items into school if you are able to. The children took part in the Harvest service in Ebenezer Chapel today which was enjoyed by all. PTA Halloween Disco Thank […]

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Parent/carer information newsletter October 2017


Building works New cloakrooms in the Foundation Phase have been completed and the canteen is now open. Works are currently underway to extend the hall which means that space is limited.  Work on the new extension continues. National Outdoor Classroom Day – Thursday 12th October All classes in Foundation Phase, Reception, Year 1 and Year […]

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Newsletter 7th September 2017


Dear Parents/Carer Welcome to the new school year. It has been lovely seeing familiar faces returning as well as welcoming our new pupils. All children look very smart in their school uniforms. Building works As you will be aware, there are currently building works going on in and around the school. During the summer holidays […]

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