Ysgol Glan Gele


Name Ysgol Glan Gele
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 1
Address Ffordd Y Morfa, Abergele, Conwy, LL22 7NU
Phone Number 01745 823584
Type Nursery & Infants
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 278 (51% boys 49% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 22.5
Local Authority Conwy
Percentage Free School Meals 25.5%

Ysgol Glan Gele Infants is in the coastal town of Abergele in the Conwy local authority. It serves a Communities First Area, which is designated as having one of the highest levels of deprivation in Wales. The school has 307 pupils on roll, including the nursery. There are 11 classes. Around 34% of pupils are eligible for free school meals, which is notably above the local and national averages. The school identifies 28% of pupils as having additional learning needs, which is just above the national average. Very few pupils have statements of special education needs. No pupils speak Welsh as their first language at home and a very few pupils speak English as an additional language. The headteacher took up her post in 2007. The school’s last inspection was in October 2009. The individual school budget per pupil for Ysgol Glan Gele Infants in 2014-2015 means that the budget is £3,579 per pupil. The maximum per pupil in the primary schools in Conwy is £15,278 and the minimum is £3,190. Ysgol Glan Gele Infants is 50th out of the 59 primary schools in Conwy in terms of its school budget per pupil.