Prestatyn High School

Secondary

School Guide Rating

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Bust
Pupils
1753
Cake
Ages
11 - 18
Gender
Gender
Mixed
Building
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Community
Religion
Religion
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NATIONAL AVG. 1.42
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(2014-10-01)
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82%
NATIONAL AVG. 72%
Pupils achieving 3 core subjects (Age 16)

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97%
NATIONAL AVG. 75%
Pupils at Level 2 threshold (equivalent 5 good GCSEs) (Age 16)

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97%
NATIONAL AVG. 96%
Pupils at level 3 threshold (equivalent 2 a levels) (Age 18)

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NATIONAL AVG. 2
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19.8:1
NATIONAL AVG. 19.5:1
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School language
English medium
NATIONAL AVG. N/A
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Meals
17%
NATIONAL AVG. 19%
Pupils on free
school meals
2 Princes Avenue
Prestatyn
Denbighshire
LL19 8RS
Prestatyn High School is an 11 to 18 mixed comprehensive school maintained by Denbighshire local authority. There are currently 1,746 pupils on roll, including 360 in the sixth form. This compares with 1,769, including 339 in the sixth form, at the time of the previous inspection in December 2010. The school serves the town of Prestatyn and the surrounding villages. Over 17% of the pupils are eligible for free school meals, which is close to the Wales average. Nearly all pupils are from English speaking homes. No pupils speak Welsh as their first language. Fifty eight (3.3%) pupils receive support for English as an additional language. The percentage of pupils with special educational needs is 26%, which is higher than the national average of 20.1%. The percentage of pupils with a statement of special educational needs is 1.4%, which is lower than the national average of 2.4%. The current headteacher has been in post since April 2006. The senior leadership team consists of six assistant headteachers, a business and finance manager, and, for 2014-2015, four seconded middle leaders. The individual school budget per pupil for Prestatyn High School in 2014-2015 means that the budget is £4,191 per pupil. The maximum per pupil in the secondary schools in Denbighshire is £5,074 and the minimum is £4,191. Prestatyn High School is seventh out of the seven secondary schools in Denbighshire in terms of its school budget per pupil.
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