Borough Close, COWBRIDGE   CF71 7BN 
Headteacher: Meic Griffiths
Tel: 01446 772374

The school’s official catchment area is Cowbridge, Llanblethian, Ystradowen, Welsh St. Donats, Trerhyngyll and Maendy. Subject to places being available at the school, and by agreement with the Governing Body, children may be admitted from outside the official catchment area until the current intake number (37 pupils per year group) is reached.

The Herberts, St Mary Church
Headteacher: Mrs Diane Normansell
Tel: 01446 772245

Broadway, COWBRIDGE   CF71 7ER
Headteacher:  Dylan Evans
Tel: 01446 772358

Ysgol Iolo Morganwg is the Welsh Medium Primary School located on the outskirts of the market town of Cowbridge serving the entire rural Vale.  Pupils come from an area extending from Bridgend in the west to the outskirts of Cardiff and Barry in the east.  It includes the ancient towns of Llantwit Major and Cowbridge, large villages such as St Athan and Rhoose, and a whole host of small villages and settlements which are scattered throughout the Vale of Glamorgan. Pupils are taught through the medium of Welsh with English being introduced in Year 3.

Welsh play groups are all affiliated to Ysgol Iolo.  Contact Ysgol Iolo for more details:

Ti a Fi Playgroup is for babies up to about 3 yrs old.  Held in Ysgol Iolo Morganwg, currently Friday pm from 1.30 to 3pm

Ti A Fi group in Llantwit Major

Welsh medium nursery for children from the age of  2 and a half.  Morning and afternoon sessions are held in the Cylch Meithrin Unit next to the Leisure Centre in Cowbridge.  Leader is Amanda Boyd 01446 776250

Comprehensive School (“The Comp”)


Cowbridge Comprehensive School

Aberthin Road, COWBRIDGE   CF71 7EN
Headteacher: Mrs M Evans
Tel: 01446 772311

The school serves a large rural area. It has ten established feeder primary schools, from which the majority of pupils at the school have transferred.Approximately 1,000 pupils between the ages of 11 and 16 study at the school for their GCSE exams, with more than 300 students in the Sixth Form studying for the Welsh Baccalaureate Qualification, AS-Level and A-Level exams.


There are also private schools in Porthcawl and Cardiff.


Cowbridge Community College

Old Hall, 64 High Street, COWBRIDGE CF71 7AH

Opening hours:

Monday to Thursday 9.30 - 4pm

Monday to Thursday 6.30 - 9pm

Friday 9.30 - 1pm


Based in Cowbridge High Street, next door to Barclays Bank, opposite the Bear Hotel.

Disabled access:

There are disabled toilet facilities on the ground floor. Classes can be relocated to ground floor to allow wheelchair access.

Tel: 01446 773831

Fax: 01446 774272

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