Trelewis Primary School


Name Trelewis Primary School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Trelewis, Treharris, Merthyr Tydfil, CF46 6AH
Phone Number 01443 412324
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 240 (53% boys 47% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 24.3
Local Authority Merthyr Tydfil
Percentage Free School Meals 16.4%

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.