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 38 (44% boys 56% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 16.7
Local Authority Powys
Percentage Free School Meals 4.7%

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.