Ysgol Gelli Aur Golden Grove


Name Ysgol Gelli Aur Golden Grove
Ofsted Inspection Rating Requires improvement
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 3
Address Orange Way, Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, SA71 4DP
Phone Number 04646 682605
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 380 (50% boys 50% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 25.6
Local Authority Pembrokeshire
Percentage Free School Meals 20.3%

Gelli Aur Golden Grove Primary School is situated in Pembroke, in Pembrokeshire local authority. It provides education through the medium of Welsh or English for its pupils within two language streams. There are 389 pupils aged 3 to 11 years on roll, including 41 part-time and 27 full-time pupils in the nursery. They are divided into 12 classes, including seven mixed-age classes. There are four Welsh-medium classes and eight English-medium classes. The three year average of pupils eligible for free school meals is around 21% of pupils are eligible for free school meals. This is slightly above the average for Wales of 19%. The school identifies 34% of pupils as having additional learning needs, which is higher than the national average of 21%. A very few pupils have a statement of special educational needs. A very few are in the care of the local authority. Most pupils are of white British ethnicity and a very few pupils have English as an additional language. A very few pupils speak Welsh at home. The current headteacher took up his post in April 2015. The school’s previous inspection was in March 2011.