We have noticed that there are lots of children who are not coming to school suitably dressed for outdoor play considering the weather outside i.e. with no  coats and jumpers/very thin leggings rather than school trousers. We feel that it is important to remind parents that the children do play outside at break and lunch … Read more

ADHD parent workshop 4th February

Don’t forget that tomorrow we have Alan Roberts here to run a workshop for parents on supporting your child with ADHD. This is a brilliant opportunity for parents of children who have been diagnosed, have been referred or are concerned that their child may be showing symptoms with support and ideas to help your child. … Read more

It’s great to be Green!

We are delighted that for the 4th year running Ysgol Acrefair has been categorised as a green school .  This means we are among the best performing and highly effective schools in Wales. A huge thank you to all the dedicated staff, enthusiastic and full of fun children and to all the parents , governors … Read more

valuables in school

We have noticed that since christmas a number of children are bringing precious items into school including pandora bracelets, necklaces, mobile phones etc.  Please make sure that these are not being brought to school. We can’t take responsibility for any losses and would hate for the children to lose these special items. We also do … Read more

Tik Tok

  There are an increasing number of children in school who use the ‘TikTok’ app outside of school. This guidance for parents has been passed on to us today so we wanted to make you aware of it too. We hope that it is useful. The advice comes from the eAware website which has lots … Read more

ADHD parent support

On Tuesday 4th February we have arranged for Alan Roberts ( ADHD specialist) to hold  a workshop for parents of children who have been diagnosed with ADHD, have been referred for ADHD assessment or for any parent who thinks their child might display symptoms of ADHD . Alan is very experienced and knowledgable in his … Read more

extra training day

The Welsh government are giing all schools in Wales an extra training day this year and the next 2 years after. This is to give schools more time to implement the chnages oof the New Curriculum which will come into effect in 2022. The Ruabon Cluster have agreed that this year the extra day will … Read more


If your child is involved in the AmaSing project and you would like to watch the show on 10th March in the William Aston Hall then tickets are now available to buy. Please use the following link amasing.org.uk/2020-home/fusion-wales/

Late arrivals

We are still having a significant number of children arriving after the start of school . School starts at 8:50 am . The gates and entrance doors are locked at 8:50 am. If your child is late for school please bring them to the blue KS2 door ( our temporary main entrance ) so that … Read more

Cross Country 2020

A huge well done to the 28 pupils from years 5 and 6 who represented the school at a very muddy cross country event today. All children performed admirably in the conditions and were a credit to themselves and the school. A huge congratulations to Iwan Wills who finished 3rd in the big schools race … Read more