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Cyngor Bwrdeistref Sirol Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr
Bridgend County Borough Council
Schools and education
Schools and education
Schools reopening 2020 FAQs
Adult community learning
View our courses and enrol on them.
See a range of information about the food served in our schools.
School contact list
Find contact information for all schools in Bridgend County Borough.
Grants for pupils
Find out if your child is eligible for free school meals, or a distinctive uniform grant.
Check if a school is still open during adverse weather.
School transfer requests
See how to transfer a child between schools.
Choose Welsh-medium education
Download our booklet which explains more about Welsh-medium education in Bridgend County Borough.
Welsh in Education Strategic Plan for Bridgend 2017 to 2020
The Curriculum for Wales and free educational tools and materials.
Register children for a school or nursery place. Also learn more about the forum that keeps the admissions process fair, as well as the catchment areas.
Transport to school or college
Find links to information about school transport, routes and timetables.
Planned school closures
See when a school is set to close temporarily.
Guidance on pupil exclusions
Read government guidance on excluding pupils from schools or pupil referral units.
Term dates for the latest academic year.
Schools and severe weather
Find out how severe weather affects schools.
Home education advice
Read our advice about home-schooling children.
Additional Learning Needs
Advice and information about ALN, the new ALN system and what these changes will mean for children, young people and their families.
Learn how to become a school governor and what training is available.
School budget forum
Information about the school budget forum, including who can be a member and what they do.
Scrutiny of religious education
Learn about the body that oversees religious education in Bridgend County Borough.
Read Welsh Government’s guidance on bullying in schools.
Green your school
Learn how to make your school a greener place, and get recognition for its approach to outdoor learning.
Download our lesson plans for outdoor education, and learn more about field trip opportunities at Kenfig Nature Reserve, which includes information for further education.
Portage for pre-schoolers with learning difficulties
Learn about home-based educational support for very young children.
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