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Monday's school closures in Wales


These are the school closures in Wales that have been confirmed so far for Monday, 11 January 2010. Some council websites also carry this information - please check the links. Many local authorities also put this information out via Twitter. The websites for individual schools may also have this information.

Anglesey council's web link


Blaenau Gwent council's web link

Roseheyworth Millennium School, Abertillery,

Blaintillery primary, Cwmtillery

Garnlydan Primary School,

Bryngwyn Primary, Six Bells,

Thomas Richards Centre, Tredegar - closed to pupils but open for staff

Ysgol Gymraeg Brynmawr, Brynmawr

Rhos-Y-Fedwyn Primary, Rassau,

Glyncoed Comprehensive School, Ebbw Vale, (open to staff and years 10 & 11)

Coleg Gwent's Ebbw Vale campus, closed to students, open to staff.

Brynmawr Foundation School, Brynmawr, open to staff and exam pupils.

Waunlwyd Primary School, Waunllwyd,

Ystruth Primary School, Blaina,

Deighton Primary, Tredegar - closed to pupils but open to staff

Georgetown CP School, Tredegar- closed to pupils but open to staff

Cwm Primary School, Cwm

Abertillery Comprehensive School, Abertillery, (closed to pupils only)

St Mary's RC Primary, Brynmawr

All Saint RC, Ebbw Vale

St Mary's Brynmawr CinW School, Brynmawr

Brynbach Primary School (closed to pupils only)

Glanhowy Primary School - closed for pupils, open for staff


Bridgend council's web link

Bridgend College - Pencoed Campus


Caerphilly council's web link

Ysgol Y Lawnt School, Caerffili,

St Martins Comprehensive School, Caerphilly, (open to years 10, 11, 12 & 13 only)

Pontllanfraith Comprehensive School, Blackwood,

Heolddu Comprehensive School, Bargoed, (open to years 11, 12 & 13 only)

Libanus Primary School, Blackwood,

Lewis School Pengam, Bargoed, (open to years 11, 12 & 13 only)

Lewis Girls Comprehensive School, Hengoed, (open to years 11, 12 & 13 only)

Hendre Infants School, Trecenydd,

Blackwood Primary School, Blackwood,

Coleg Gwent, Cross Keys campus in Caerphilly - only open to pupils sitting exams today,

Bedwas High School - open for examinations only

Cwmcarn Primary School, Cwmcarn


Cardiff council's web link

Cathays High School, Gabalfa, (open to years 10, 11, 12 & 13 only)

Ty Gwyn Special School, Penylan, (open to staff)

Cardiff High School, Cyncoed - open to years 10, 11, 12 & 13.

Fitzalan High School, Canton, open to years 10,11,12,13. Please use Lawrenny Avenue entrance.

Rumney High School, Rumney, (open to years 10 and 11 only)

St Illtyds RC High School, Rumney, open to years 10 and 11 only.

Woodlands high school (closed to pupils only)

Riverbank special school (closed to pupils only)

Mary Immaculate RC High School, Cardiff (open to Yr 10 and 11 only, canteen can only provide basic food, advised to bring packed lunch)

Whitchurch High School, Whitchurch, (open to years 10, 11, 12 & 13)

The Bishop Of Llandaff CW High School closed to those NOT sitting external exams

St David's College, Cardiff. Open to exam pupils only


Carmarthenshire council's web link

Llan-gain Primary School, Llan-gain,

Betws Primary School, Betws,

Ysgol y Gwendraeth (open to yrs 10, 11, 12, 13 only)

Queen Elizabeth High School, Johnstown, (open to years 10, 11, 12 &13)

Rhys Prichard Primary School, Llandovery

Coedcae Comprehensive School, Llanelli, (open to year 10 & 11 pupils only)

Llandeilo and Glanaman Community Education Centres

Carreg Hirfaen Primary School, Cwmann


Ceredigion council's web link

UPDATE - Cwrtnewydd Primary School, Cwrtnewydd - now OPEN but NO SCHOOL TRANSPORT

Ysgol Gynradd Pontsian (open from 10am-3pm to pupils who can make it)

Ysgol Dyffryn Teifi (closed to those not sitting exams)

Tregaron Secondary School, Tregaron - open to staff, 6th formers and pupils with exams (year 11 parents' evening cancelled)

Ffynnonbedr Primary School

Capel Dewi Primary School, Capel Dewi

Cardigan Secondary School, Cardigan closed to those NOT sitting external exams


Conwy council's web link

Ysgol Talhaiarn, Llanfair Yalhaiarn

Ysgol Cynfran, Llysfaen,

Ygol Dyffryn Conwy, Llanrwst (exam pupils only)

Ysgol Bryn Elian, Old Colwyn, (only open to students sitting external exams)

A closed school


Denbighshire council's web link

Ysgol Pentrecelyn, Pentrecelyn,

Ysgol Melyd, Meliden,

Ysgol Clocaenog, Clocaenog,

Ysgol Gymraeg y Gwernant, Llangollen

Ysgol Maes Hyfryd, Cynwyd,

Ysgol Pantpastynog, Prion

Ysgol y Castell, Rhuddlan,

Ysgol Cefn Meiriadog, Groesffordd Marli,

Ysgol Mair RC, Rhyl,

Ysgol Glyndyfrdwy, Glyndyfrdwy,

Ysgol Llywelyn, Rhyl,

St Asaph Infants, St Asaph,

Ysgol Twm o'r Nant, Denbigh (no heating or water)

Blessed Edward Jones RC High School, Rhyl - open to pupils sitting exams

Plas Brondyffryn School, Denbigh,

Project 10 and 11, Rhyl

Stepping Stones, Rhyl.

Ysgol Plas Cefndy, Rhyl.

Tir Morfa School, Rhuddlan,

Ysgol Brynhyfryd, Ruthin -open to Years 11, 12 and 13 students

Coleg Llysfasi - open for staff only

Ysgol Glan Clwyd, St Asaph - open to exam pupils and staff only

Denbigh High School, Denbigh

Ysgol Rhewl, Rhewl

Ysgol Emmanuel, Rhyl

Ysgol Esgob Morgan (Junior), St Asaph

Dinas Bran school, Llangollen, closed to all pupils except those doing exams

St Brigid's School, Denbigh (open to only years 11, 12 & 13)


Flintshire council's web link

Ysgol Bro Carmel

Ysgol Y Llan Whitford

Ysgol Bryn Pennant, Mostyn,

Ysgol Estyn Community Primary School, Hope,

Perth Y Terfyn Infants School, Holywell,

Ysgol y Fron, Holywell

Ysgol Croes Atti, Flint

Holywell High School, Holywell - closed to years 7, 8 and 9 (see school website for details)


Gwynedd council's web link

Ysgol Gwaun Gynfi, Deiniolen,

Ysgol Llanelltyd, Dolgellau (open to staff only),

Ysgol Y Gader (open to staff only),

Ysgol Bodfeurig, Tregarth


Merthyr council's web link

ALL exams for Afon Taf High School, Bishop Hedley High School, Cyfarthfa High School and Penydre High School will take place at Merthyr Tydfil College (see council website for details)

Ysgol Coed y Dderwen - open to staff

Ysgol Gymraeg Santes Tudful, Merthyr Tydfil

Pupil referral unit - open to staff only

St Illtyd's RC Primary, Dowlais,

Ysgol Gynradd Coed y Dderwen, Merthyr Tydfil, (open to staff only)

Twynyrodyn Community School, Merthyr Tydfil, (open for staff)

Pantysgallog Primary School, Merthyr Tydfil,

Dowlais Infants School, Merthyr Tydfil,

Edwardsville Primary School, Edwardsville,

Treharris Nursery School, Treharris,

Dowlais primary

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Pen-y-Dre High School, Merthyr Tydfil

Afon Taf High School, Troedyrhiw

St Aloysius RC Primary School, Merthyr Tydfil

Ysgol Santes Tudful

Goetre Junior School, Merthyr Tydfil

Goetre Infants School, Gurnos Estate

Gellifaelog Primary School, Penydarren

Gurnos Nursery School, Merthyr Tydfil

Cyfarthfa High School, Merthyr Tydfil


Monmouthshire council's web link

Llanfoist Fawr Primary

Ysgol y Ffin

Coleg Gwent's Usk campus, open to staff only



ALL Newport SECONDARY schools WILL BE OPEN to students due to take external examinations on Monday

Gwent College, Newport Campus (only open to staff and students sitting exams)

Caerleon Comprehensive School, Caerleon - open for external exams + all year 11 and year 13

Hartridge High School, Newport, - (only open for external exams)

Bassaleg School, Bassaleg, open only to years 10,11,12,13

Ysgol Gymraeg Casnewydd, Newport,

St Joseph's RC High School (only open for external exams)

Duffryn High School, Duffryn, (only open for external exams)

Monnow Primary School, Newport,

Maesglas Primary School, Newport,

Maes Ebbw School, Newport,

Coleg Gwent, Usk Campus, FE college (open to staff only)


Pembrokeshire council's web link

Ysgol y Preseli, Crymych

Greenhill - closed to some pupils (See school's website for details)


Powys council's web link

Llandrindod High School - open for years 11, 12 and 13 only,

Llanidloes High School

Llandinam CP School, Llandinam,

Ysgol Dolafon CP, Llanwrtyd Wells,

Leighton CP School, Leighton,

Gwernyfed High School, Brecon,

Aberhafesp CP School, Newtown,

Ysgol Glantwymyn CP, Machynlleth

John Beddoes High School - open to staff and students doing exams

Brecon High School, Penlan Brecon - open for exams only

Builth Wells High (open for exams)

Abermule C.P. School

Brynllywarch Hall School

Builth Wells C.P. School

Caersws C.P. School

Crossgates C.P. School

Oldford Infants School

Ysgol Cedwain

Ysgol Dyffryn Trannon

Ysgol Glantwymyn C.P


Rhondda Cynon Taf council's web link

Ysgol y Cymmer, Porth (open to exam students only),

Ysgol Gynradd Gymraeg Aberdar, Cwmdare,

Glan Taf community infants school, Rhydyfelen,

Ysgol Gyfun Rhydywaun, Penywaun, - open to those sitting external examinations

Ysgol Gyfun Llanhari (only open to pupils sitting exams, closed to all other pupils)

Tonypandy Community College (open to staff and years 12 & 13 only)

Mountain Ash Comprehensive School, Mountain Ash, (open only to Years 11, 12 & 13)

Ysgol Gyfun Garth Olwg, Pontypridd (only open to staff and pupils in Years 10, 11, 12 and 13)

Gelli Primary School, Ystrad - closed to pupils and staff

Y Pant Comprehensive (open for years 10, 11, 12 & 13)

Cymmer Junior School, Cymmer,

Tonyrefail Comprehensive School, Tonyrefail, (open to staff and years 12 & 13 only)

St John Baptist CIW High School, Aberdare - open to years 10,11,12,13 only.

Trerobart Primary School, Ynysybwl, - open 10am-2pm to pupils


Swansea council's web link

Cwm Primary (closed to nursery pupils - all other pupils to report to the junior block via Jersey Road)

Waunarlwydd Primary (closed due to heating problems)


Torfaen council's web link

Pupil Referral Unit at Ty Glyn is open to pupils from midday

Hillside Primary

Hillside Nursery

St Peters Church in Wales

Ysgol Bryn Onnen

West Monmouth School is open to Year 11 pupils sitting their AS Mathematics examination only

Croesyceiliog Comprehensive school will be open for all staff, year 11 pupils and sixth formers who have their Maths A-level exam,

Llantarnam Comprehensive School is open to Year 11 and sixth form pupils only,

Coleg Gwent (Pontypool Campus)


Vale of Glamorgan council's web link

Ysgol Pen y Garth is open for staff but closed to pupils

Cogan Nursery School, Cogan,

Llandough Primary School, Penarth,

Barry College (open to staff and students sitting exams only)


Wrexham council's web link

Garth school, Wrexham

Wrexham Training College - open for staff only

Glyndwr University


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