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Admission 2024

In all cases admission to Porthcawl Comprehensive is dealt with initially by Bridgend County Borough Council.

Guidance and application forms can be found on the council’s website www.bridgend.gov.uk. To obtain further advice and information on admission and transfers contact Pupil Services on 01656 642656 or email [email protected].

Please click the link below for admission deadlines:


If you are considering moving your child to Porthcawl from another school, there is a useful guide ‘Starting School’ available to view on the Bridgend Council website. Most transfers can only be made at the start of a school term.

School Transport

Message from BCBC (updated July 2022)

No pass, no travel scheme (from BCBC) – see BCBC link for details

Latest News

Latest School Information

  • School Prospectus

    School Prospectus

    Important information that may be useful for pupils and parents.

  • Newsletters


    Our school newsletter, ‘The Porthcawl Post’, is published once a term.

  • Notice Board

    Notice Board

    Keep up to date with the latest open evenings, forums and other activities within the school.

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