Trallwn Primary School
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary
PUPILS
248
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
01792 636000

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. 2.22
Estyn grade
(01/11/2012)
Full Report
PRI

School level results for primary schools were not published by the Welsh Government in 2020. 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.


Green

NATIONAL AVG. 1
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19.5:1
NATIONAL AVG. 22.0:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
94.1%
NATIONAL AVG. 94.7%
Attendance during the year
English medium
Language of the school
MORE INFO
43.7%
NATIONAL AVG. 19.3%
Free school meals
Glanywern Road
Trallwn
Swansea
SA7 9UJ
01792 792478

School Description

Trallwn Primary School is located in a built-up area near Llansamlet in Swansea. The majority of pupils come from the surrounding area, which is economically disadvantaged. Many pupils enter the school with well below the expected level of skills for their age. Approximately 92% of pupils come from homes where English is the home language. There are a few pupils from the traveller community and no pupil speaks Welsh as a first language. Currently there are 218 full-time pupils on roll. Around 51% of these are entitled to free school meals; this is well above the all-Wales and local averages. The school identifies that about 47% of pupils have additional learning needs and this is well above the national and local averages. A few pupils have a statement of special educational need. Over the last three years there have been significant changes in the leadership, management and staffing structure of the school. The headteacher was appointed in September 2010 and the deputy headteacher in January 2011. The school was last inspected in October 2006. The individual school budget per pupil for Trallwn Primary School in 2012-2013 means that the budget is £3,453 per pupil. The maximum per pupil in the primary schools in the City & County of Swansea is £9,629 and the minimum is £2,634. Trallwn Primary School is 42nd out of the 87 primary schools in the City & County of Swansea in terms of its school budget per pupil.

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