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Spa Road East
Llandrindod Wells

Website: Powys County Council


Telephone: 01597 826000

Visit Powys County Council for State Primary School admission information for pupils starting at either:

  • A Primary or First school at the beginning of the reception year
  • A Junior school at the beginning of Year 3

Or Secondary State School admissions for pupils starting at either:

  • a Secondary school at the beginning of Year 7
  • an Upper school at the beginning of Year 9

State school admissions in England are regulated by the Schools Admissions Code, and schools must play fair, ensuring their admissions policy is not only fair but also transparent. Parents must play fair too: schools and local authorities are wising up on parental attempts to circumvent the code, and hundreds of school places are withdrawn every year, sometimes after the child has started school. read more

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Schools in Powys County Council

Primary State Schools

Nantmel C.I.W. School, Nantmel, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 6EL. A state school for boys and girls.

Whitton (Aided) School, Whitton, Knighton, Powys, LD7 1NP. A state school for boys and girls.

Ysgol Bro Hyddgen, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 8DR. A state school for boys and girls.

Independent Schools

Christ College, Brecon, Brecon, Powys, LD3 8AF. An independent school for boys and girls aged from 7 to 18.

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