Wat’s Dyke C.P. School

Name Wat’s Dyke C.P. School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Garden Village, Wrexham, LL11 2TE
Phone Number 01978 355731
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 334 (48% boys 52% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 24.6
Local Authority Wrexham
Percentage Free School Meals 6.4%

Wat’s Dyke Primary School is in the Garden Village area of Wrexham. There are 334 pupils on roll, aged from 3 to 11, including 44 part-time nursery pupils. There are 12 classes, five of which are mixed age. English is the predominant language for nearly all pupils. A very few pupils come from minority ethnic backgrounds and learn English as an additional language. No pupils speak Welsh at home. The three-year average of pupils eligible for free school meals is around 6%, which is much lower than the Wales average of 19%. The school identifies that around 11% of pupils have additional learning needs, which is much lower than the Wales average of 21%. A very few pupils have a statement of special education needs. The headteacher took up her post in September 2011. The school was last inspected in November 2010.