Blessed William Davies School

Name Blessed William Davies School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Bodnant Crescent, Llandudno, Conwy, LL30 1LL
Phone Number 01492 875930
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 115 (49% boys 51% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 20.9
Local Authority Conwy
Percentage Free School Meals 20.4%
Catchment Area Information Available No
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Blessed William Davies Catholic Primary School is in Llandudno. Currently, there are 112 pupils on roll, aged from three to eleven years of age, including 15 nursery children who attend part-time. Pupil numbers fluctuate from year to year. There are four mixed-age classes at the school. About 21% of pupils are eligible for free school meals. This is slightly above the national average (19%). A majority of pupils are of white British ethnicity. The proportion of pupils from other ethnic minority backgrounds at the school has increased in recent years and now makes up about a third of the school’s population. About a third of pupils speak English as an additional language. No pupils speak Welsh at home. The school identifies that around 23% of pupils have additional learning needs. This is slightly above the national average (21%). A very few pupils have a statement of special educational needs. The headteacher took up her post in September 2011. The school appointed a new deputy headteacher in September 2016. The school’s previous inspection was in March 2012.