Fairwater High School

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Fairwater High School
Motto "Courage Truth Tolerance"
Type Public comprehensive school
Headteacher Helen Coulson[1]
Chair Rosemary Seabourne[1]
Location Ty-Gwyn Way
NP44 4YZ
51°38′52″N 3°03′08″W / 51.647684°N 3.05215°W / 51.647684; -3.05215Coordinates: 51°38′52″N 3°03′08″W / 51.647684°N 3.05215°W / 51.647684; -3.05215
Local authority Torfaen County Borough Council
Staff 50+
Students 1,062[2]
Gender Mixed
Ages 11–18
Colours Light blue and Black
Website www.fairwaterhighschool.co.uk

Fairwater High School (Welsh: Ysgol Uwchradd Fairwater) is a state-funded and non-selective comprehensive school located on Ty Gwyn Road in the Fairwater district of Cwmbran, Wales. The school is one of three secondary schools in Cwmbran. It educates children from the age of 11 up to 18. The school also houses the community swimming pool.


Fairwater is a large school that teaches a wide range of subjects. It is separated into five different blocks:

  • Upper school
  • Lower school
  • Science block
  • Design and technology block
  • Leisure centre


  1. ^ a b Contact Us. Fairwater High School. Retrieved on 2008-05-24.
  2. ^ Fairwater High School. Torfaen County Borough Council. Retrieved on 2008-05-24. "(Sept 2007)"

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