Islwyn High School


The 3 storey Islwyn High School development is located on the former Oakdale colliery site. The school will accommodate pupils from the former Oakdale and Pontllanfraith Comprehensive schools.

The 1000 pupil school, plus 50 pupil special resource base, is due for completion by contractor Willmott Dixon at end April 2017 and will comprise a range modern teaching spaces. The school will also benefit from a 3G pitch, 200 metre athletics track and multi-use games area as well as outdoor learning spaces and a small amphitheatre.

Staff are due to transfer to the new school on 26 June with pupils moving on 3rd July 2017.


Photo galleries

You can view photos of the Islwyn High School development on our Flickr gallery or on the Islwyn High School website.


You can find up to date news about the development, staffing arrangements, school uniform and much more on the Islwyn High School website.