Beaufort Hill Primary School


Name Beaufort Hill Primary School
Welsh Government's Support Category Green
In December 2020, the Welsh Government suspended the Support Category school categorisation, to reduce burdens on schools during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Estyn Inspection Rating (Standards and Progress) Good
Address Beaufort Hill, Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, NP23 5QD
Phone Number 01495 302624
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 253 (45.5% boys 54.5% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 24.1
Local Authority Blaenau Gwent
Percentage Free School Meals 15.4%
Catchment Area Indicator Available No
Last Distance Offered Available No
Highlights from Latest Inspection

Beaufort Hill Primary School is in the village of Beaufort near Ebbw Vale in Blaenau Gwent local authority.

There are 246 full-time pupils on roll, aged between 3 and 11 years. Fifty-two pupils attend the nursery class in the morning or the afternoon. Nearly all pupils are of white British origin, and English is the first language for nearly all pupils.

Around 20% of pupils are eligible for free school meals, which is similar to the national average. The school indicates that about 28% of pupils have additional learning needs. This is higher than the national average.

There are a few pupils with a statement of special educational needs. The school was last inspected in 2010. The headteacher took up his post in January 2004.

The school budget per pupil for Beaufort Hill Primary School in 2014-2015 is £4,073. The maximum per pupil in primary schools in Blaenau Gwent is £6,278 and the minimum is £3,643. Beaufort Hill Primary School is 16th out of the 24 primary schools in Blaenau Gwent in terms of its school budget per pupil.