Coordinates Cowbridge Grammar School was one of the best-known schools in Wales until its closure in It was replaced by Cowbridge Comprehensive School . Founded in the 17th century by Sir John Stradling and refounded by Sir Leoline Jenkins , it had close links with Jesus College, Oxford .
Cowbridge Comprehensive School is a secondary school in the town of Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan, near Cardiff, Wales. The school has approximately 1,500 pupils, 1,200 of whom are in the secondary years and 300 in the sixth-form years studying for Welsh Baccalaureate, GCSEs and A-Levels.
- Vale of Glamorgan
- Co-educational secondary comprehensive
- Education, inspiration and opportunities for life
- 1974 (Original Grammar School 1608 and Girls High School 1896)
Cowbridge Grammar School - staff and pupils Photographs and documents from the Cowbridge History Society digital archive relating to members of staff and pupils at the school. There are 82 items in this collection At Cowbridge Grammar School 1949-1966' 319 login to save Cowbridge History Society Archive Cowbridge Grammar School Old Boys 2008 183
From 1919, the school was governed by a joint body composed of representatives of Jesus College and the Glamorgan Education Authority. Cowbridge Grammar School became a comprehensive school in September 1973. Arrangement Chronological Access Information No restrictions. Other Finding Aids A detailed catalogue is available online.
Cowbridge Grammar School (founded 1608, closed 1974) was merged with other local schools to form Cowbridge Comprehensive School in 1973–4. The disused main building on Town Mill Road was converted to residences in 2006-8 and its associated prefabricated classrooms replaced by housing in 2013.
Cowbridge Grammar School This page summarises records created by this Organisation The summary includes a brief description of the collection(s) (usually including the covering dates of the...