Helpful information for parents. If you have any queries regarding any of the information, please contact the school.

Use of PDG Funding


School Uniform

The school actively encourages all children to wear school uniform which consists of the following:

  • Royal blue sweatshirt, hooded top or cardigan (with or without logo)
  • White or royal blue polo shirt  (with or without logo)
  • Grey trousers or skirt
  • Blue checked summer dresses

Additional Items


  • Fleece jacket
  • Shower proof jacket
  • Baseball cap/woolly hat
  • Book bags
  • Gym sack

All are available with logo. Items with a logo can be ordered from the school – click the link  for more information

School Lunches


The cost of a school meal is £1.90 which includes a main course and dessert. Water is available for pupils at all times. Meals provided are rotated on a three weekly basis. Details of meals served on given days can be found on the following website:

We would be grateful if payment for meals is made on a Monday for the week ahead, with money being sent into school in an envelope, clearly marked with your child’s name. If you would like to apply for free school meals, please complete an application form and send into school. Forms can be found using the following: link


If your child is allergic to a specific type of ingredient, or require a meat free alternative: please inform us

Lunch - Dinner - Food at Tiryberth Primary School, Hengoed, Caerphilly

If pupils do not wish to have a school meal, they may bring a packed lunch to school.

Tir-y-berth Primary promotes healthy lifestyles and therefore encourages healthy packed lunches.

NOTE: For the safety of all children, please endure that drinks  are not in glass bottles.

Holiday Information - Tiryberth Primary School


If you would like to take your child out of school for a holiday/break permission must be obtained from the Headteacher. This will only be granted if the pupil has an attendance level of 93% or more and will only be undertaken two weeks prior to the holiday. Please download: Holiday Request Form and return it to the school secretary

After School Clubs

At Tir y berth Primary School Primary School, we encourage all pupils to take part in after extra curricular clubs. All clubs begin at 3:15pm and finish at 4:00pm. Parents must complete a consent form prior to joining a club. These are sent out the week before the club begins.


School Council – Elected reps only

Netball – Years 4 to 6

French – Years 3 to 4

Running – Years 4 to 6


Dance – Years 3 to 6

Boomwhackers – Years 1 to 3


Folk Dancing – Reception to Year 2

Digital Leaders – Elected reps only

Football – Years 4 to 6

Tiryberth Primary School After School Club