Llancaeach Junior School


Name Llancaeach Junior School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Commercial Street, Nelson, Treharris, CF46 6NF
Phone Number 01443 450211
Type Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 130 (50% boys 50% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 21.7
Local Authority Caerphilly
Percentage Free School Meals 21.3%

Llancaeach Junior School is situated in Nelson, in Caerphilly local authority. Currently, there are 133 pupils on roll, aged from seven to eleven years. There are five classes in total at the school, three of which are mixed-age. About 22% of pupils are eligible for free school meals, which is slightly above the national average of 18%. The school identifies around 18% of pupils as having additional educational learning needs. This is lower than the national average of 21%. Nearly all pupils are from a white British background. Very few pupils speak Welsh at home. The headteacher took up post in September 2008. The school’s last inspection was in February 2013.