Ysgol Gynradd Llangybi
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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.

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  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.

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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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School Description

The school is in the village of Llangybi, about five miles from Pwllheli in Gwynedd and serves the village and the nearby rural area. The school admits pupils at the beginning of the September following their third birthday. At present, there are 72 pupils aged between 3 and 11 years on roll, including three nursery pupils. This is a reduction on the 87 pupils who were at the school during the previous inspection. Pupils are taught by three full-time teachers and one part-time teacher. Welsh is the school’s main language medium and the aim is to ensure that pupils are completely bilingual by the time they transfer to the secondary sector. Most pupils will transfer to Ysgol Glan y Môr, Pwllheli at the end of their time at the school. Eighty-two per cent of pupils come from homes where Welsh is spoken. The percentage of pupils from an ethnic minority background is very small and is lower than the percentage for the local authority. Around 9% of pupils are entitled to free school meals and this is lower than the county average and close to the national average. The school states that the area that it serves is not economically disadvantaged. About 10% of pupils are on the additional learning needs register and this is significantly lower than the national figure. No pupils have a statement of special educational needs. The school has not recorded any permanent or temporary exclusions during the year before the inspection. There has not been any change in the school’s leadership or permanent teaching staff since the last inspection. The individual school budget per pupil for Ysgol Llangybi in 2012-2013 is £3,630 per pupil. The maximum per pupil at primary schools in Gwynedd is £9,577 and the minimum is £2,839. Ysgol Gynradd Llangybi is in 69th position of the 102 primary schools in Gwynedd in terms of school budget per pupil.

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