Ysgol Gynradd Y Talwrn


Name Ysgol Gynradd Y Talwrn
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Talwrn, LL77 7TG
Phone Number 01248 723363
Type Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 43 (37% boys 63% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 14.3
Local Authority Isle of Anglesey
Percentage Free School Meals 19.2%

Ysgol Gynradd y Talwrn is situated in the village of Talwrn, approximately three miles from Llangefni on the Isle of Anglesey. Welsh is the main medium of the school’s life and work, and English is introduced to pupils in key stage 2. There are 38 pupils between 4 and 11 years old on roll. They are divided into three mixed-age classes in the mornings, and two in the afternoons. The average percentage of pupils who are eligible for free schools meals over the last three years is 21%, which is close to the national percentage. Around half of pupils come from Welsh-speaking homes. Very few are from ethnic minority backgrounds. The school has identified 30% of its pupils as having additional learning needs, which is higher than the national percentage. The headteacher was appointed to the post in September 2017, and the school was last inspected in June 2011.