Trelewis Primary School


Name Trelewis Primary School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Trelewis, CF46 6AH
Phone Number 01443 412324
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 241 (52% boys 48% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 27.5
Local Authority Merthyr Tydfil
Percentage Free School Meals 14.1%
Catchment Area Information Available No
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Trelewis Primary School is in the village of Trelewis in Merthyr County Borough Council. There are 240 pupils on roll, including 12 part-time nursery pupils. Pupils are taught in eight classes, two of which are mixed age. Around 16% of pupils are eligible for free school meals. This is below the Wales average of 19%. The school states that around 20% of pupils are on the additional learning needs register, which is similar to the Wales average of 21%. A very few pupils have a statement of special education needs. Nearly all pupils are white British. A very few speak Welsh at home or have English as an additional language. The headteacher took up his post in September 2017 following a 12-month period as acting headteacher. The school’s previous inspection was in November 2012.