Ysgol Gymuned Moelfre


Name Ysgol Gymuned Moelfre
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 3
Address Moelfre, Ynys Môn, LL72 8HA
Phone Number 01248 410546
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 77 (48% boys 52% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 17
Local Authority Isle of Anglesey
Percentage Free School Meals 28.7%
Catchment Area Information Available No
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Ysgol Gymuned Moelfre is situated in Moelfre on Anglesey. The school was built as the first community school in Wales in 1977 and now the Nursery Group, Uned Eilian for pupils who have additional learning needs in the catchment area, a language unit for latecomers, the village library, a centre for the elderly and the office of the clerk to the Community Council are situated in the same building. It is a Welsh-medium school. Numbers have varied over the last five years. There are 63 pupils on roll, including nursery children. Pupils are admitted to the school on a part-time basis in the September following their third birthday, and full-time in the September following their fourth birthday. Seventeen per cent of pupils come from homes where Welsh is spoken. There are a very few pupils from an ethnic minority background at the school at present. Thirteen per cent of pupils are entitled to free school meals, which is lower than county and national percentages. Eighteen per cent of pupils receive support for additional educational needs. The headteacher was appointed to her post in September 2012. The individual school budget per pupil for Ysgol Gymuned Moelfre in 2012-2013 is £6,509. The maximum in terms of individual budget per pupil in primary schools on Anglesey is £10,188 and the minimum is £2,842. Ysgol Gymuned Moelfre is in fourth position of the 48 primary schools on Anglesey in terms of the budget per pupil. 1 A report on Ysgol Gymuned Moelfre April 2013