Twm O’r Nant


Name Twm O’r Nant
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 1
Address Ffordd Rhyl, LL16 3DP
Phone Number 01745 812261
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 309 (51% boys 49% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 22.2
Local Authority Denbighshire
Percentage Free School Meals 4.4%

Ysgol Gynradd Twm o£r Nant is situated in the town of Denbigh, in Denbighshire, and serves the town and a number of the surrounding villages. Welsh is the main medium of the school’s life and work, and English is introduced in key stage 2. There are 304 pupils between 3 and 11 years old on roll, including 40 part-time nursery age pupils. Very few pupils come from ethnic minority backgrounds. Pupils are taught by nine full-time teachers and eight part-time teachers in 12 classes. Over the last three years, the average proportion of pupils who have been eligible for free school meals is around 4%, which is significantly lower than the national percentage. Around 62% of pupils come from Welsh-speaking homes. The school has identified around 17% of its pupils as having additional learning needs, which is lower than the national percentage. The headteacher was appointed to the post in September 2016 and the school was last inspected in February 2011.