National Award for Excellence in Science.The headteacher was nominated by a representative of the Association for Science Education (ASE) who worked closely with the school and who saw first hand the difference that was being made to curriculum provision, resulting in raising standards for the pupils. A special award was given by the Primary Science Teaching Trust (PSTT), namely the 'Keith Bishop award' for leadership in challenging circumstances. The award was presented in a whole school assembly by the renowned Anne Goldsworthy.
The Impact of the DIGITAL LEADERS at Fochriw Primary School. Mrs. Jones DHT 2015
Professional development of all staff is pivotal at Fochriw School and exemplifies:'One Team, One Vision, the Best for Everyone.' When all staff from our 'Lunchtime Ladies,' caretaker, right the way through to senior leaders are supported to grow and challenged to move outside their comfort zone this undoubtedly brings about a benefit to our learners and rise in standards.