Ysgol Y Llan, Whitford V.P.


Name Ysgol Y Llan, Whitford V.P.
Ofsted Inspection Rating Good
Inspection Date
Estyn Inspection Rating 2
Address Whitford, Holywell, CH8 9AN
Phone Number 01745 560431
Type Nursery, Infants & Juniors
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 109 (51% boys 49% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 20.2
Local Authority Flintshire
Percentage Free School Meals 8.3%
Catchment Area Information Available No
Last Distance Offered Information Available No

Ysgol Y Llan Church in Wales Primary School is in the small village of Whitford, in Flintshire. A few pupils live locally with the majority attending from the surrounding area. There are currently 105 pupils on roll from the ages of 3 to11. Numbers have risen significantly since September 2013. There is a nursery and four mixed aged classes. Over the last three years the average number of pupils eligible for free school meals is around 5%. This is well below the national average of 20%. About 16% of pupils have additional learning needs, which is below the national average of 25%. No pupils speak Welsh as a first language at home and very few pupils speak English as an additional language. A very few pupils are in the care of the local authority. The headteacher took up his post in September 2014. The school’s last inspection was in March 2013. The individual school budget per pupil for Ysgol Y Llan Va Primary School Whitford in 2016-2017 means that the budget is £3,758 per pupil. The maximum per pupil in the primary schools in Flintshire is £5,718 and the minimum is £2,944. Ysgol Y Llan VA Primary School Whitford is 29th out of the 66 primary schools in Flintshire in terms of its school budget per pupil.