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Cyngor Bwrdeistref Sirol Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr
Bridgend County Borough Council
Schools and education
Schools and education
Register children for a school or nursery place.
Term dates for the latest academic year.
Information about the food served in our schools.
Grants for pupils
Find out if your child is eligible for free school meals, or a distinctive uniform grant.
School transfer requests
See how to transfer a child between schools.
Check if a school is still open during adverse weather.
Welsh-medium education in Bridgend County Borough.
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.
Adult community learning
View our courses and enrol on them.
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.
Guidance on pupil exclusions
Read government guidance on excluding pupils from schools or pupil referral units.
Scrutiny of religious education
Learn about the body that oversees religious education in Bridgend County Borough.
Portage for pre-schoolers with learning difficulties
Learn about home-based educational support for very young children.
Home education advice
Read our advice about home-schooling children.
Download our lesson plans for outdoor education, and learn more about field trip opportunities at Kenfig Nature Reserve, which includes information for further education.
Read Welsh Government’s guidance on bullying in schools.
School budget forum
Information about the school budget forum, including who can be a member and what they do.
Green your school
Learn how to make your school a greener place, and get recognition for its approach to outdoor learning.
Severe weather can affect local schools in many different ways.
The Curriculum for Wales and free educational tools and materials.
Our Education Welfare Support and Early Help Service can provide support, advice, and guidance on school attendance issues.
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