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New Building NEWS

Your new Welsh Medium and English Medium School is coming!


  • Ysgol Glan Ceubal and Gabalfa Primary School are excited to announce planning was approved for the new school in February 2016.


  • The new build schools will be ready by Autumn 2018 and are part of the Welsh Government’s 21st Century Schools; a funding programme aimed at investment across the schools estate across Wales and will be match funded by the Local Authority Capital resources.


  • The new build schools will be Community Focused, this means the buildings can be utilised as community facilities Out of School Hours.


  • The new Schools align to the Welsh in Education Strategic Plan; providing Welsh Medium education to all children whose parents/carers wish them to receive their education through the medium of Welsh and Cardiff 2020; a renewed vision for education and learning in Cardiff

Site access from September 2017; important information for parents/carers and pupils:

Ysgol Glan Ceubal

  • Ysgol Glan Ceubal will occupy the Junior builidng
  • Access to school via left hand path as indicated on Schools Access Arrangement Plan

Gabalfa Primary School

  • Gabalfa Primary School will occupy the infant and nursery building
  • Access to school via right hand path as indicated on Schools Access Arrangement Plan


Parents/carers and visitors to both schools are kindly asked to park considerately during construction of the new school as construction traffic will need to access the site throughout the day.

Topping Out Ceremony

Turf cutting ceremony

Lee Wakeman Volunteers

Schools Access Arrangement Plan