Abertillery Learning Community
Meryl Echeverry is Headteacher of Abertillery Learning Community, a multi-campus all through school of 1700 pupils. Meryl has a strong record of accomplishment, her school leadership career has been largely focused on schools in diverse, vibrant yet challenging communities. Meryl has a wealth of experience and a very open and distributed leadership style, and a firm belief that teaching is a privilege.
Meryl’s philosophy is based on an unwavering belief in the difference a high-quality learning experience can and must make to the life chances of young people.
Abertillery Learning Community is an all-through school in Abertillery, Wales.
The school was formed by merging several schools in 2016. Abertillery Comprehensive School was originally opened in 1986, on a former colliery site. This school was merged with four local primary schools.
Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council