Ysgol Bro Hedd Wyn


Name Ysgol Bro Hedd Wyn
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Trawsfynydd, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd, LL41 4SE
Phone Number 01766 540247
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 76 (55% boys 45% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 22.1
Local Authority Gwynedd
Percentage Free School Meals 3.3%

Ysgol Gynradd Bro Hedd Wyn is in the village of Trawsfynydd in Gwynedd. It serves the village itself and the surrounding rural area. Welsh is the school’s main language. There are 72 pupils on roll between 3 and 11 years old, including six nursery-age children. The school has three mixed-age classes. Approximately 90% of pupils come from Welsh-speaking homes. There are no pupils from ethnic minority backgrounds. Approximately 3% of pupils are eligible for free school meals, which is significantly lower than the national average. Twenty-two per cent (22%) of pupils are on the school’s additional learning needs register. No pupils have a statement of special educational needs. The headteacher took up the post in September 2000. The school was last inspected in November 2011. The individual school budget per pupil for Ysgol Gynradd Bro Hedd Wyn in 2016-2017 is £3,553. The maximum per pupil in primary schools in Gwynedd is £10,404 and the minimum is £3,089. Ysgol Gynradd Bro Hedd Wyn is in 71st place of the 93 primary schools in Gwynedd in terms of the school budget per pupil.