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Abermorddu C.P. School


Name Abermorddu C.P. School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Cymau Road, Caergwrle, Nr. Wrexham, Flintshire, LL12 9DH
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 214 (49% boys 51% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 18.8
Local Authority Flintshire
Percentage Free School Meals 6.8%

Abermorddu Community Primary School serves a semi-rural community based around the village of Abermorddu in Flintshire. The school’s catchment area is neither prosperous nor economically disadvantaged. The annual intake covers the full ability range. During the inspection, there were 235 pupils between three and 11 years of age on roll. Almost all pupils come from English-speaking homes. Very few pupils come from homes where Welsh is the first language. Currently, 11% of pupils are entitled to free school meals. This is lower than the local authority and national averages. The school has identified 10% of pupils as having additional learning needs, which is lower than the average for Wales. Very few pupils are from a minority ethnic background. The headteacher was appointed in September 2006. In addition to the headteacher there are nine full-time teachers and one part-time teacher. The school was last inspected in June 2007. The individual school budget for Abermorddu Primary School in 2012-2013 means that the budget is £2,911 per pupil. The maximum per pupil in the primary schools in Flintshire is £13,748 and the minimum is £2,758. Abermorddu Primary School is 61st out of 73 primary schools in Flintshire in terms of its school budget per pupil. 1 A report on Abermorddu C.P. School May 2013