Please ensure that all uniform is clearly marked with your child / children’s names. We have had some cases of uniform items being mixed up or going missing. We would like to be able to reunite all lost property with its rightful owner!

Nursery Admissions

Applications for Rising 3 pupils are now being accepted to start in the Spring and Summer term. Children born between 1st September 2015 and 31st December 2015 will be eligible for the Spring term. Children born between 1st September 2015 and 19th April 2016 will be eligible for the Summer term. Application forms can be collected from Miss Lewis in the office.

Diary Dates

4th October Years 3 – 6: Cross country in Blackwood Showfields.
5th October Colorfoto to take individual photographs of pupils.
8th October Hearing screening for Year 1 pupils.
17th & 18th October Parent-Teacher Consultations
24th October Selected Year 5 and 6 pupils to attend cluster football and netball match at Pontllanfraith Leisure Centre. More information will follow closer to the date.
26th October INSET Day 2 – School closed to pupils
Half term: Monday 29th October – Friday 2nd November
5th November All children return to school.


Christmas Holiday Monday 24th December – Friday 4th January
7th January INSET Day 3 – School closed to pupils
22nd February   INSET Day 4 – School closed to pupils
22nd July INSET Day 5 – School closed to pupils


PTA News

A message from the PTA:

“Friends of Rhydri School PTA would like to welcome back all parents and carers new and old.

We are a small group of mums and grandparents who help to raise extra funds for the school and our wonderful children. We are always looking for new volunteers and fresh ideas.

Join us for coffee, tea or even a glass of wine.

Thursday 27th September at 7.30pm in Rudry Village Hall.

Come along and help build on our plans for the next term and beyond.”