Ysgol Gymraeg Teilo Sant


Name Ysgol Gymraeg Teilo Sant
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Stryd Rhosmaen, SA19 6LU
Phone Number 01558 823489
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 212 (52% boys 48% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 26.3
Local Authority Carmarthenshire
Percentage Free School Meals 1.7%

Ysgol Teilo Sant is in the town of Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire and serves the town and the nearby area. The school provides education for pupils aged between 3 and 11 years. Welsh is the everyday language of the school and the main medium of learning and teaching. English is taught formally in key stage 2. About 58% of pupils are from Welsh-speaking homes. Very few pupils are from an ethnic minority background. Children are admitted to the nursery class, part-time, in the September following their third birthday, and full-time in the September following their fourth birthday. During the inspection, there were 222 pupils on roll. They are taught in eight classes by eight full-time teachers and one part-time teacher. Very few pupils are eligible for free school meals, which is considerably lower than the national average. Nineteen per cent of pupils are on the school’s additional learning needs register. This figure is a little lower than the percentage for Wales. Very few pupils have a statement of special educational needs. The headteacher was appointed in April 2007. The school was last inspected in May 2009. The individual school budget per pupil for Ysgol Teilo Sant in 2015-2016 is £3,136. The maximum per pupil in primary schools in Carmarthenshire is £8,382 and the minimum is £3,111. Ysgol Teilo Sant is in 100th place of the 101 primary schools in Carmarthenshire in terms of the school budget per pupil. 1 A report on Ysgol Gymraeg Teilo Sant April 2016