Deri Primary School


Name Deri Primary School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Glynmarch Street, Deri, Bargoed, Caerphilly, CF81 9HZ
Phone Number 01443 875516
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 102 (50% boys 50% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 16.7
Local Authority Caerphilly
Percentage Free School Meals 20.7%

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.