The Community Education ‘Green Schools Sustainability’ runner up award.
Caerphilly’s Pride in Your Place 1st place winners in the ‘Healthy Living’ category for ‘Healthy Living at Fochriw Primary School.’
Caerphilly’s Pride in Your Place 1st place winners for the ‘Environmental Education’ category for ‘The Salmon Story.’
The Speaker’s School Council award highly commended for ‘Promoting Positive Relationships through a Whole School Anti-Bullying Initiative.’
Better Energy School Awards for Excellence in Environmental Education, ‘Totally Clued up Regional Champions,' THE RED KITE PROJECT.
School Council Parliament Speaker's Award for work on Anti-Bullying.
First School in Wales to achieve the Primary Science Quality Mark, GOLD Award
Tidy Wales ‘Eco-School of the year’ finalists.
Lead Network School (LNS) for SCIENCE - practice is shared across South East Wales in partnership with the Education Achievement Service (EAS)
Caerphilly’s Pride in Your Place CHAMPIONS for work within the school and the local community.
Better Energy School Awards for Excellence in Environmental Education, ‘Totally Clued up Regional Runners Up,' HELP OUR HOGS.
Primary Science Teacher of the Year at Fochriw Primary School.
National finalists for Enterprise Troopers,'Worry Dolls of Fochriw Primary School.'
Recognition awardROYAL BRITISH LEGIONBargoed Branch partnership with the school.
Welsh Heritage winners 2018 for historical enquiry into 'The Newport Transporter Bridge.'
Philosophy for Children (P4C) Sapere Bronze award winners (*only school in Caerphilly and one of only a handful in Wales)
Lead Network School for Science
Heddlu Bach/Mini Police School of the year
UN Bronze Rights Respecting School award. This recognises our commitment to the journey for Unicef UK for the Rights of the Child.
Better Energy School Awards for Excellence in Environmental Education, ‘Totally Scientific Regional Champions for CLIMATE CHANGE.'
Most celebratedschool in the Welsh Government’s Enterprise troopers – winning THREE awards for entrepreneurial practice. Winners of the Enterprise Troopers Award.Winners for Curriculum Links.Winner of Outstanding Talented Individual
Platinum Eco Schools(*only one in our cluster). We were also verified as having BEACON ECO SCHOOLS STATUS, which is only awarded to a handful of schools in the whole of Wales! This means that any schools who need ideas/guidance and if Welsh Government wish to visit schools with excellence in Environmental Education we are on the database.
Cymraeg Campus Bronze Award recognising excellence in Welsh language development and practice across the school.
Recognised Operation Encompass School.
Signed pledge to National Participation Standards.
Dementia Friendly Schools status.
One of only two schools in Caerphilly chosen as pilot schools for the Resilience Framework.
School accredited Digital Heroes trained for intergenerational work with digital technology.
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
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