Welcome to Glan Afan Comprehensive School

Thank you for visiting our web site. Glan Afan Comprehensive School is a mixed 11 - 16 comprehensive, which has served the town of Port Talbot and its surrounding area for over 110 years. It has an excellent record of success in education, sporting and cultural fields.

Glan Afan is a very popular school. Our performance in external exams is above the national average and our 'value added' figures are excellent. All pupils are given the opportunity to experience a full range of subjects on offer. If you are interested in visiting the school, do not hesitate to contact us via email or telephone.

Best Wishes,

Mr M Gibbon

Head Teacher

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Latest News

  • ​Glan Afan's Christmas Fayre will take place  on Tuesday 25th November at 3.3.0p.m. All are welcome, you can see the Christmas Fayre poster by clicking here.



  • ​Well done to the Young Dragons group Narnia Inc who reached the final of the Young Business Dragons Final yesterday. The final took place in the Marriott Hotel and Narnia won the award for most Innovative Idea with their Interactive Touchscreen Smart Wardrobe. The group had to design a stand, answer questions from judges and pitch their idea for 5 minutes in front of business people from all over Swansea, Neath Port Talbot and Carmarthenshire. 

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  • This evening students of Glan Afan Junior and Senior Choir performed in front of friends and family in the opening ceremony of St Marys Festival of Remembrance. The evening was a great success and the children sang beautifully. They performed 'You Raise Me Up', 'In Flanders Fields' a WWI Medlley of 'Pack up your troubles' and 'It's a long way to Tipperary'.  Finally we heard a solo from Year 11 Student, Naomi Seaward, of 'Keep the Home Fires Burning'.  It was lovely to see art work produced by lots of our neighbouring schools als well. 


    Well done all involved.

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