Abernant Primary School


Name Abernant Primary School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
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 120 (56% boys 44% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 24
Local Authority Rhondda Cynon Taf
Percentage Free School Meals 19.3%

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.