Cefneithin C.P.

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Heol Y Parc
Cefneithin
Llanelli
Carmarthenshire
SA14 7DE
Pupils
89
Ages
3 - 11
Gender
Mixed
Type
Nursery, Infants & Juniors
4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.22
Estyn grade
(01/03/2015)
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PRI

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19.7:1
NATIONAL AVG. 22.0:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
93.3%
NATIONAL AVG. 94.6%
Attendance during the year
Welsh medium
Language of the school
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10.4%
NATIONAL AVG. 18.4%
Free school meals

School Description

Ysgol Gynradd Cefneithin is a community primary school, which is maintained by Carmarthenshire local authority. The school is situated in the centre of the village and serves the village itself and the nearby rural area. Children are admitted to the school at the beginning of the term in which they reach their fourth birthday. At present, there are 72 pupils between the ages of 3 and11 on roll. The number of pupils has increased during the last year. As a result, the school has increased the number of classes from two to three and has employed new staff to meet the demand. About 18% of pupils are eligible for free school meals at the school at present. Thirty one per cent of pupils come from Welsh-speaking homes. Welsh is the medium of teaching and learning in the Foundation Phase. In key stage 2, pupils are taught through the medium of Welsh and English, with the aim of ensuring that they are bilingual by the time they transfer to the secondary school. About 16% are on the additional learning needs register. The school was last inspected in April 2009. The school’s leadership has been unstable over the last 18 months, since the retirement of the previous headteacher. The executive headteacher, who is also headteacher of a nearby school, has been in post since September 2014. The individual school budget per pupil for Ysgol Gynradd Cefneithin in 2014-2015 is £3,961. The maximum per pupil in primary schools in Carmarthenshire is £9,977 and the minimum is £3,325. Ysgol Gynradd Cefneithin is in 37th place of the 95 primary schools in Carmarthenshire in terms of the school budget per pupil.

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