Deri Primary School


Name Deri Primary School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Glynmarch Street, Deri, CF81 9HZ
Phone Number 01443 875516
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 100 (46% boys 54% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 16.6
Local Authority Caerphilly
Percentage Free School Meals 20.9%
Catchment Area Information Available No
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Deri Primary School is just outside Bargoed in the Caerphilly local authority. There are 98 pupils on roll, including eight full-time nursery pupils and eight pupils with complex needs in a local authority resource base at the school. The three-year rolling average of pupils who are eligible for free school meals is 21%. This is just above the Wales average of 18%. The school states that around 26% of pupils have additional learning needs, which is above the Wales average of 21%. Nearly all pupils are of white British ethnicity and no pupils speak Welsh at home. The headteacher was appointed in 2015. Estyn last inspected the school in July 2012.