Ysgol Llanfair Talhaiarn


Name Ysgol Llanfair Talhaiarn
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Llanfair Talhaiarn, Abergele, Conwy, LL22 8SD
Phone Number 01745 720242
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 53 (52% boys 48% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 14.9
Local Authority Conwy
Percentage Free School Meals 26.2%

Ysgol Gynradd Talhaiarn is situated in the village of Llanfair Talhaiarn near Abergele, Conwy. The school is naturally bilingual and serves the village and the surrounding rural area. It is an English-medium school, in the main, and extensive use is made of the Welsh language. Both languages are used to communicate with pupils and in the school’s administration. There are 44 pupils between 3 and 11 years old on roll, including six nursery age pupils. The school has three mixed-age classes. Approximately 20% of pupils come from Welsh-speaking homes. Very few pupils are from ethnic minority backgrounds. Approximately 19% of pupils are eligible for free school meals. Twenty-eight per cent (28%) of pupils are on the school’s additional learning needs register. There are no pupils with a statement of special educational needs. The headteacher was appointed in September 2016. The school was last inspected in February 2009. The individual school budget per pupil for Ysgol Gynradd Talhaiarn in 2016-2017 is £4,782. The maximum per pupil in primary schools in Conwy is £14,063 and the minimum is £3,225. Ysgol Gynradd Talhaiarn is in 16th place of the 55 primary schools in Conwy in terms of the school budget per pupil.