The County Borough of Blaenau Gwent has a population of 69,576 of which 10,150 school age children attend the authority’s schools.  25 Primary Schools, 1 Welsh Medium Primary School, 1 Special Needs School, 1 Pupil Referral Unit,   2 Secondary Schools and 1 Foundation School, and 1   3-16 School.
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Parent Information

Term Dates, Schools & College Contact ListChoosing a School, Changing a School, Admission To School, Admissions Appeal, Admission Arrangements SEN, Free School Meals & Appetite For LifeEducation other than at School, Home to School Transport, School Grants, Bullying, School Complaints, School Exclusions.

School Curriculum

Key Stages, Welsh Language Education, Outdoor Education, 14-19 Learning Pathways, Collective Worship, Children's University, Biodiversity on School Sites.

School performance

Attendance, Attainment, Estyn Inspections

School reorganisation (21st Century Schools)

School Reorganisation, School Building Programme, Consultation, Additional Learning Needs Engagement, The Works.

Safeguarding Children & School Safety

Safeguarding ChildrenSchool Health & Safety,