School Information/ Gwybodaeth

Rhos Primary is situated in the semi-rural village of Rhos on the edge of the Swansea Valley and is approximately 2 miles above the town of Pontardawe. Our school serves the areas of Delffordd, Maes-y-Cornel, Cae Rhedyn, March Hywel, the new housing development Allt Y Celyn and the hamlets of Cilybebyll and Gellinudd.

The immediate environment of the school is farmland, hillsides and valleys. Together with the schools large playground and grassed areas this helps give the school its unique character and culture.

Pupils from Rhos Primary School will usually move on to Cwmtawe Community School after Year 6, a short distance away in Pontardawe.

Rhos Primary consists of three buildings:- The Old School (1908) which has 3 classrooms, library, a ‘Green Screen’ room  and a nuture room.

The Lower Building houses the Foundation Phase and also contains the kitchen, hall, school offices, staff room.

The demountable is used not used for classes but mainly for storage.

Starting School
All admissions to school are approved by the Neath Port Talbot Admissions Officer, School and Family Support Team. Their telephone number is 01693 763580. Admission forms are available from the School Admissions Section, Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council, or parents can apply online at