Georgetown C.P. School


Name Georgetown C.P. 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 Oakfield Road, Tredegar, Blaenau Gwent, NP22 4LJ
Phone Number 01495 717341
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 464 (48.9% boys 51.1% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 25.2
Local Authority Blaenau Gwent
Percentage Free School Meals 14.4%
Catchment Area Indicator Available No
Last Distance Offered Available No
Highlights from Latest Inspection

Georgetown Primary School is in the town of Tredegar in Blaenau Gwent. There are 439 pupils on roll, including 64 part-time nursery pupils.

The school caters for pupils between the ages of three and 11 years. All classes are single-aged classes. Just over 20% of pupils are entitled to free schools, which is similar to the average for Wales, but well below the local authority average.

Around 13% of pupils have additional learning needs, including a very small number of pupils with statements of special educational needs. Nearly all pupils are White British. No pupils speak English as an additional language.

No pupils are Welsh speaking, although a very few have at least one parent who is able to speak Welsh. The headteacher and the deputy headteacher were appointed in summer 2010. The school was last inspected in October 2007.

The individual school budget per pupil for Georgetown Primary School in 2013-2014 means that the budget is £3,497 per pupil. The maximum per pupil in the primary schools in Blaenau Gwent is £6,278 and the minimum is £3,497. Georgetown Primary School is 25th out of the 25 primary schools in Blaenau Gwent in terms of its school budget per pupil.