Porthcawl Comprehensive School / Ysgol Gyfun Porthcawl


The Hwb is a Welsh Government learning platform. It hosts a National collection of digital resources to support learning and teaching for learners aged 3 to 19 in Wales.

Hwb+ has digital resources specific to Porthcawl. To access Hwb+ all pupils are issued with a secure username and password.

Click here for a Guide to what is available on Hwb


HWB+ is an excellent place to find lesson and revision materials.

Available Resources

  • Video clips to explain some of the more difficult topics in GCSE Mathematics
  • Lots of past examination papers for GCSE, AS and A2
  • Homework sheets
  • Extra reading
  • Vocabulary lists
  • Worksheets used in class – have a second go!
  • Power points from lessons etc

If you can't find what you are looking for, ask your teacher.

Click here to go straight to the Log in page for HWB+.

All pupils are issued with a Username and Password at the start of year 7. If you have any problems accessing HWB+ please see the ICT technicians in the ICT office in P block.

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