Ysgol Gymraeg Abercynon


Name Ysgol Gymraeg Abercynon
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Greenfield Terrace, Glancynon, Abercynon, Rhondda Cynon Taf, CF45 4TH
Phone Number 01443 740239
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 344 (49% boys 51% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 28.6
Local Authority Rhondda Cynon Taf
Percentage Free School Meals 11.6%

Ysgol Gynradd Gymraeg Abercynon is maintained by Rhondda Cynon Taf local authority. There are 339 pupils between the ages of 3 and 11, including nursery children, on roll, and they are taught in 12 classes. About 16.4% of pupils are eligible for free school meals. About 19% of pupils are on the additional learning needs register, and none has a statement of special educational needs. About 11% of pupils come from Welsh-speaking homes. A very few pupils are in the care of the local authority. No pupils come from ethnic minority backgrounds and very few have English as an additional language. The current headteacher started in the post in January 2011. The school was last inspected in July 2012. The individual school budget per pupil for Ysgol Gymraeg Abercynon in 2014-2015 is £2,766. The maximum per pupil in primary schools in Rhondda Cynon Taf is £5,513 and the minimum is £2,514. Ysgol Gymraeg Abercynon is in 102nd position of the 110 primary schools in Rhondda Cynon Taf in terms of the school budget per pupil.