Important Information to all Parents/Guardians


Schoop - This is our main form of communication to parents/carers. Please click on the following link to download the free app/subscribe to email and link to Dafen School. The code can be retrieved from your child's online learning platform. Please subscribe to the correct class.




Please click on the tab below to read the latest school information. 

School Timings




Please click on the link below to access information regarding the arrangements for September 2020.

Arrangements for September 2020 




Please click on the links to see the latest information regarding the end of the school year.

Letter from Dafen School

Letter from Carmarthenshire County Council




Schools will be re-opening on June 29th in order to give pupils the opportunity to  “Check-in, Catch-up and Prepare for summer and September”.  The children will not be in school on a full-time basis and Home Learning will continue.

Would you please complete the survey below informing us of your intention to send your child back to school from June 29th onwards. The children will not be in school on a full-time basis and Home Learning will continue.

I appreciate that you may have many questions that you want answered, however it is important that we have an indication of the number of pupils who intend to return in order that we can prepare.

Would you please complete and submit the survey by Tuesday 9th June.  Many thanks.

Re-opening of Dafen School Survey




Please click on the link below to read the information from the Director of Education & Children’s Services with regards to the re-opening of Carmarthenshire Schools. Diolch.

Re-opening of Carmarthenshire Schools




The way free school meals are being provided is changing from Monday 4th May. Please click on the link below to access the relevant information:

Free School Meals Information




Child Line provides 24/7 support through their website. Please click on the image below to find out more -

Childline Logo

Please click on the poster below for further inforamtion regarding this counselling service -

A2 Carms Remote 








SCHOOP – School Messaging Service

 If you have not already done so, would you please download the free SCHOOP messaging app, available from android and apple app stores, as this will be the main way of communication between the school and parents in order to inform you of any developments/updates.

In order to set up your account you will need the school’s identification number. Please contact the school during usual working hours for this number.




School Closure

The Welsh Government announced yesterday that schools in Wales will close on Friday afternoon in light of the ongoing situation regarding COVID-19. Dafen School will close at the end of the school day on Friday 20th March. Please look out for school updates through Schoop and on the school website.

School staff have prepared a variety of resources/activities to support the pupils' learning at home. Learning packs have been prepared for all Foundation aged pupils, whilst online learning activities, accessed through Hwb, have been prepared for all Key Stage 2 pupils.

Please click on the link to access the letter sent out to parents/carers.


Thank you for your continued support.