Abernant Primary School

Name Abernant Primary School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Requires improvement
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 3
Address Richmond Terrace, Abernant, Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taff, CF44 0SF
Phone Number 01685 871597
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 114 (57% boys 43% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 21.4
Local Authority Rhondda Cynon Taf
Percentage Free School Meals 17.3%
Catchment Area Information Available No
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Abernant Primary School is in the village of Abernant, in the Rhonda Cynon Taf, local authority. There are 112 pupils on roll, including 6 part-time and 20 full-time nursery pupils. There are three mixed-age classes and a single-age reception class. The three-year average for pupils eligible for free school meals is around 16%. This figure is slightly below the Welsh average of 18%. The school identifies around 28% of pupils as having additional learning needs. This is above the national average of 21%. No pupils speak Welsh at home and very few are from ethnic minority backgrounds. The school’s last inspection was in November 2011. The headteacher was appointed in September 2013.