Crickhowell High School is a community comprehensive secondary school located in the Brecon Beacons National Park. It is an English medium school of about 900 and the age range of the students is 11-19. Crickhowell is a Green Flag school and has now been awarded a Platinum flag due to its sector leading practise in the area of sustainability. The school was built in 1983 and an extension was added to one of the building about 20 years ago. The school community is continuing to strive to maintain and improve its commitment to ESDGC.