Book week in Chestnut class

What a fun book week we are having in Chestnut Class! We all looked amazing in our fancy dress on Monday and we had fun guessing everyone’s character. We are learning about the books of Janet and Allen Alberg- The Jolly Postman, Each Peach Pear Plum and Funnybones. We love these books! So far this week we have visited the library and read lots of fabulous books, we have made finger puppets and today we […]

Book Week- Reception

Reception class have had a lovely book week. We have been reading the Winnie the Witch books by Valerie Thomas. We have made soup, been to the local libary, made Winnie and Wilbur masks and our own magic wands. We are really looking forward to our number hunt on Thursday and making more potions in our lab at the end of the week.

Willow Class

We have been working extremely hard over the past few weeks and have produced some fantastic work! We have investigated viscosity and density, we have written ‘My life as a child wizard’ autobiograpies and used our understanding of place value to multiply and divide a variety of numbers!! This week is Book Week and our focus text is the Classic Novel ‘The Secret Garden’. So far we have visited Betws Library, created character profiles and […]

News letter

Please find attached the latest copy of our school news letter. Here you will find all our up to date news, dates and information about the goings on at our school newsletter-14-10-15_20161014154152

News letter July 15th


Hi there! As we approach the last week of term , please take the time to read over our weekly news letter for forthcoming events and news. Especially our news of the staff raising money for #mariecurieuk Well done ladies Newsletter 15 07 16_20160715150103

National Test Results – A Helpful Guide


All children in Wales from Y2 to Y9 take tests in reading and numeracy at the end of each school year. Please click the link below to view a short video that will help to explain what the test reults can tell you about your child’s learning. National Reading and Numeracy Results – A Guide  

Formula 1 Competition


We are so proud of our Formula 1 teams who entered the national Formula 1 competition at Swansea Waterfront Museum on 8th June – they did amazingly well!!   We entered two teams – The Betws Eagles and The Pro Racers and they did us all proud.  The children have been working on the project to build and race their own car since January.  They had to design and build their car using a computer package […]

Year 5 Transition

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Wow! What a day the Year 5 children had yesterday! They thoroughly enjoyed the lessons, particularly the Design and Technology and Science lesson where they were burning different foods! They have all said they absolutely loved the day and can’t wait to go to CCYD in September 2017! Miss Crouch

Year 6 Leavers Assembly


The year 6 leavers assembly is fast approaching! This week we will be sending out costume information. Please support your child at home to learn their lines! We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday 20th July! Thanks, Miss Crouch

The School Choir Roald Dahl Celebration


The school choir had an amazing time on Monday at the Millennium Centre in Cardiff Bay. The choir attended the Land of Song event which featured English and Welsh songs from various Roald Dahl productions. Over 1,500 children from all over Wales attended the special event and the conductor was none other than Tim Rhys-Evans from Only Boys Aloud. It was a fantastic day and we hope to attend similar events in the future. Bendigedig!