Ysgol Craig Y Don


Name Ysgol Craig Y Don
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Clarence Drive, Craig Y Don, Llandudno, Conwy, LL30 1TR
Phone Number 01492 878906
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 406 (50% boys 50% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 22.3
Local Authority Conwy
Percentage Free School Meals 15.8%
Catchment Area Information Available No
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Ysgol Craig y Don is in the seaside resort of Llandudno in Conwy. Nearly all pupils live locally, with a few coming from the surrounding area. There are 425 pupils on roll, including 53 in the part-time nursery class. The school has 15 single age classes, taught by 15 full-time and five part-time teachers. About 11% of pupils are eligible for free school meals, which is well below the national average. The school identifies around 17% of pupils as having additional learning needs, which is just below the average for Wales. Very few pupils have a statement of special education needs. About 94% of the pupils are of white British origin. A few pupils have English as an additional language. No pupil speaks Welsh as their first language. The headteacher took up his post in January 2014 and the last inspection was in January 2011. The individual school budget per pupil for Ysgol Craig y Don in 2016-2017 means that the budget is £3,248 per pupil. The maximum per pupil in the primary schools in Conwy is £14,063 and the minimum is £3,225. Ysgol Craig y Don is 54th out of the 55 primary schools in Conwy in terms of its school budget per pupil.