Ysgol Gymraeg Rhydaman


Name Ysgol Gymraeg Rhydaman
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 3
Address Rhydaman, SA18 2NS
Phone Number 01269 593081
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 296 (48% boys 52% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 24.7
Local Authority Carmarthenshire
Percentage Free School Meals 4.1%
Catchment Area Information Available No
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Ysgol Gynradd Gymraeg Rhydaman is a designated Welsh-medium primary school, which is situated in the town of Ammanford, Carmarthenshire. There are 293 pupils on roll, including 30 full-time nursery age pupils. The school has eight classes. Approximately 7% of pupils are eligible for free school meals, which is lower than the national average. The school has identified that approximately 4% of pupils have additional learning needs, which is lower than the national average. Very few pupils have a statement of special educational needs. A majority of pupils come from Welsh-speaking homes. The school was last inspected in April 2010. The headteacher was appointed in September 2002. The individual school budget per pupil for Ysgol Gymraeg Rhydaman in 2016-2017 is £3,114. The maximum per pupil in primary schools in Carmarthenshire is £9,689 and the minimum is £3,083. Ysgol Gymraeg Rhydaman is in 99th place of the 100 primary schools in Carmarthenshire in terms of the school budget per pupil.