Glyncollen Primary School is situated in the Parc Gwernfadog Estate of Morriston. The school is very fortunate and is sited within extensive and beautiful grounds, all of which enhance the learning environment.
The grounds include a woodland, a playing field and a tarmacadamed yard equipped with a variety of games.
The original school building is a modern single storey building built in 1978. In 2014 a brand new extension replaced three temporary classrooms. A central hall accommodates PE, Dance, Gym and is also used as a dining hall. Each class has its own teaching area.The school has single age classes throughout, with one class per year group.