Franksbridge C.P. School

Name Franksbridge C.P. School
Ofsted Inspection Rating Outstanding
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Franksbridge, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5SA
Phone Number 01982 570275
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 35 (51% boys 49% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 15.2
Local Authority Powys
Percentage Free School Meals 4.4%
Catchment Area Information Available No
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Franksbridge Primary School is in the village of Franksbridge near Llandrindod Wells in Powys. There are 38 pupils on roll aged four to eleven. The school has a relatively transient population and cohorts are very small. The school has two mixed-age classes, for foundation phase and key stage 2 pupils. There are two full-time teachers, including the headteacher, and one part-time teacher. The average proportion of pupils eligible for free school meals over the last three years is around 8%, which is significantly below the national average of 19%. The school identifies about 24% of pupils as having additional learning needs, which is below the national average of 21%. No pupil has a statement of special educational needs. Nearly all pupils are of white British ethnicity. A very few are learning English as an additional language. The headteacher took up her post in September 2014. The school’s last inspection was in June 2013.