Ysgol Gynradd Abererch


Name Ysgol Gynradd Abererch
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Abererch, Pwllheli, Gwynedd, LL53 6YU
Phone Number 01758 613441
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 82 (58% boys 42% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 22.5
Local Authority Gwynedd
Percentage Free School Meals 7.9%

Ysgol Gynradd Abererch is situated in the village of Abererch near Pwllheli in Gwynedd. It serves the village and the surrounding rural area. Welsh is the main medium of the school’s life and work, and English is introduced in key stage 2. There are 81 pupils between 3 and 11 years old on roll, including 13 part-time nursery age pupils. They are divided into three classes. The average proportion of pupils who are eligible for free school meals over the last three years is around 7%. This is lower than the national percentage (19%). Approximately 67% of pupils speak Welsh at home and very few are from ethnic minority backgrounds. The school has identified 21% of its pupils as having additional learning needs, which is similar to the national percentage. Very few have a statement of special educational needs. The headteacher was appointed to the post in March 2012 and the school was last inspected in May of the same year.