Drury C.P. School


Name Drury C.P. School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Requires improvement
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 3
Address Beech Road, Drury, Buckley, Flintshire, CH7 3EG
Phone Number 01244 543005
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 163 (52% boys 48% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 21.1
Local Authority Flintshire
Percentage Free School Meals 4.3%
Catchment Area Information Available No
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Drury Primary School is in Drury on the outskirts of Buckley, about six miles from Chester in Flintshire local authority. There are 163 pupils on roll, including 22 part-time nursery pupils. There are four single-year classes and three mixed-year classes. The average proportion of pupils eligible for free school meals over the last three years is around 5%. This is well below the average for Wales, which is 18%. The school identifies 20% of pupils as having additional learning needs, which is similar to the national average of 21%. No pupils have a statement of special educational needs. Nearly all pupils are of white British ethnicity and come from homes where English is the main language. Very few pupils speak Welsh at home. The headteacher took up his post in April 2005. The school’s previous Estyn inspection was in March 2012.