Penygelli C P School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary
PUPILS
313
AGES
3 - 11
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Nursery, Infants & Juniors
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This pupil heat map shows where pupils currently attending the school live.
The concentration of pupils shows likelihood of admission based on distance criteria

Source: All attending pupils Pupil Level Annual School Census 2021

This School Guide heat map has been plotted using official pupil data taken from the Pupil Level Annual School Census collected by the Welsh Government. The data tells us where pupils lived at the time of the last Pupil Census.

Our heat maps use groups of postcodes, not individual postcodes, and have naturally soft edges. All pupils are included in the mapping (i.e. children with siblings already at the school, high priority pupils and selective and/or religious admissions) but we may have removed statistical ‘outliers’ with more remote postcodes that do not reflect majority admissions.

For some schools, the heat map may be a useful indicator of the catchment area but our heat maps are not the same as catchment area maps. Catchment area maps, published by the school or local authority, are based on geographical admissions criteria and show actual cut-off distances and pre-defined catchment areas for a single admission year.

This information is provided as a guide only. The areas from which pupils are admitted to a school can change from year to year to reflect the number of siblings and pupils admitted under high priority admissions criteria.

3 steps to help parents gather catchment information for a school:

  1. Look at our school catchment area guide for more information on heat maps. They give a useful indicator of the general areas that admit pupils to the school. This visualisation is based on all attending pupils present at the time of the annual School Census.
  2. Use the link to the Local Authority Contact (above) to find catchment area information based on a single admission year. This is very important if you are considering applying to a school.
  3. On each school page, use the link to visit the school website and find information on individual school admissions criteria. Geographical criteria are only applied after pupils have been admitted on higher priority criteria such as Looked After Children, SEN, siblings, etc.

How Does The School Perform?

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NATIONAL AVG. 2.21
Estyn grade
(01/11/2014)
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PRI

School level results for primary schools were not published by the Welsh Government in 2021. We give a summary star rating based on the last available data as a helpful indicator to parents. This is to be used as a guide only. You can view national level results including the percentage of pupils across Wales achieving the expected levels for the Foundation Phase (age 7) and at Key Stage 2 (age 11) here.


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NATIONAL AVG. 1
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23.5:1
NATIONAL AVG. 21.9:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
94.5%
NATIONAL AVG. 94.7%
Attendance during the year
English medium
Language of the school
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25.5%
NATIONAL AVG. 21.3%
Free school meals
6.9%
NATIONAL AVG. 11.1%
Pupils with SEN support
Heol Glyndwr
Coedpoeth
Wrexham
LL11 3HA
01978 722160

School Description

Penygelli Primary School is a community school with 239 pupils on roll, including 30 who attend the nursery part-time. The school is in the village of Coedpoeth, near the town of Wrexham in the Wrexham local authority. It caters for pupils between the ages of four and eleven. Most pupils who attend the school come from the village. There are nine mainstream classes, of which six have a mixed age range. Around 21% of pupils are eligible for free school meals, which is close to the average for the local authority and Wales. Most pupils are of white British ethnicity, with a very few pupils from minority ethnic backgrounds. No pupils speak Welsh as a first language. A very few receive support for English as an additional language. A few pupils are looked after by the local authority. The school identifies that about 11% of pupils have additional learning needs, which is below the average for Wales. A very few pupils have a statement of special educational needs. The last inspection of the school was in October 2008. The headteacher took up his post in September 2014. The individual school budget per pupil for Penygelli Primary in 2014-2015 means that the budget is £3,341. The maximum per pupil in the primary schools in Wrexham is £9,101 and the minimum is £2,820. Penygelli Primary is 39th out of the 60 primary schools in Wrexham in terms of its school budget per pupil.

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