Ysgol Bryn Collen Llangollen


Name Ysgol Bryn Collen Llangollen
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Pengwern, LL20 8AR
Phone Number 01978 861125
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 169 (46% boys 54% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 21.6
Local Authority Denbighshire
Percentage Free School Meals 15.8%

Ysgol Bryn Collen is in the town of Llangollen in the Denbighshire local authority. The building is shared with another school that provides Welsh language education. The school caters for pupils between the ages of three and eleven. Currently, there are 170 pupils on roll, including 22 who attend the nursery part-time. There are eight single-age mainstream classes. The three-year average for the proportion of pupils eligible for free school meals is around 16%. This is below the average for Wales of 20%. The school identifies about 16% of pupils as having additional learning needs, which is below the Wales average. A very few pupils have statements of special educational needs. Nearly all pupils are of white British ethnicity and a few pupils speak English as an additional language. A very few pupils speak Welsh as a first language. The last inspection of the school was in January 2010. The headteacher took up his post in September 2005. The individual school budget per pupil for Ysgol Bryn Collen in 2015-2016 means that the budget is £3,850 per pupil. The maximum per pupil in the primary schools in Denbighshire is £8,860 and the minimum is £2,933. Ysgol Bryn Collen is 29th out of the 46 primary schools in Denbighshire in terms of its school budget per pupil.