Useful Links for Parents

You can find more advice and guidance on supporting your child by the following:

Change4life – gives you ideas and recipes to help you and your family be healthier and happier.

Reading with your child – useful hints and tips on reading with your child.

Welsh Government – Education and Skills. Information on Additional Learning Needs, Curriculum & Assessment, pupil well-being, behaviour and attendance.

BBC Advice for parents – from homework help to Special Educational Needs, find out how to help your child at school. (Although this page has been archived by the BBC, the links within the page still work.)

Parent’s guide to depression – If you are concerned about your child

E-SAFETY: The following sites offer advice and suggestions for keeping children safe online.

Literacy and Numeracy Framework

The National Literacy and Numeracy Framework sets the skills we expect learners to develop within Literacy and Numeracy. These skills are practised throughout the curriculum.

The links below detail the expectation statements for each year group within each strand.




Numeracy across the curriculum


Pupil Deprivation Grant



The PDG is a grant to schools from the Welsh Government targeted at those pupils eligible for free school meals. We use the grant to provide opportunities for these children that they otherwise might not have available to them. It is also used to help these children to achieve their full potential.