Barratt Homes wants to build 220 houses on the site of the former St Cyres School on Murch Road, Dinas Powys
St Cyres head teacher Dr Jonathan Hicks has written to parents with news the school will be shut a week either side of the autumn break, from October 20 to November 7.
Vale of Glamorgan councillor Christopher Elmore said: "We can conrm a member of sta at St Cyres School in Penarth has been suspended following an incident that took place on June 12.
Elsewhere in the Vale, St Cyres attracted 286 applications for just 210 places - meaning both schools had to turn away scores of pupils.
St Cyres headmaster Brian Lightman last night tried to distance the school from the embarrassing fracas.
He said: "St Cyres always gets involved in charity events and, as we now have a brand new PS45m school with unbelievable resources and technology, we just had to test out the drama studio and Apple editing software.
The event will take place at St Cyres School in Penarth at 7pm.
com or go along to the new sports hall at St Cyres School, Sully Road, Penarth on the night.
Rotarian Neil McFarlane has been going into the school once a week to guide and mentor pupils and make the investments along with St Cyres head of business studies Lisa Shearer.
When pupils from three neighbouring special needs schools Ysgol Erw'r Delyn, Ysgol Maes Dyfan and Ashgrove School reopened under the new banner of Ysgol Y Deri with the former St Cyres High School, the school councils collaborated, selecting members as ambassadors for the new school to give students a role in the construction of the new building.
COLIN WINTER, Cyres Street, Penydarren, Merthyr Tydfil.
Campaigners who called for a better route to St Cyres School and Penarth have welcomed the improvement work along and adjacent to the Ash Path, in the village.