Primary School

Living And Learning As One


Welcome to Cwmlai Primary School

Croeso i Ysgol Gynradd Cwmlai



Cwmlai Primary School is situated in the north of Taf-Ely and serves the people of Tonyrefail, Thomastown, Coed Ely and surrounding area. It is administered by Rhondda Cynon Tâf Local Authority and provides education for pupils between 3 – 11 years of age.


The current number on role is 429 pupils. There are 15 classes including a part time nursery.  

A full-time chief administrator and one part-time administrative assistant are highly professional and always on hand to help.



We are a busy but friendly school, with lots going on. This website aims to give you a taster of the school, as well as providing regular updated information for both parents and pupils.


We hope that you enjoy your visit to our website, and that you find any information you are looking for. Please feel free to contact the school direct should you wish to visit our school or with any queries you may have.


Thank you for visiting!