Ysgol Gymunedol Talgarreg
Catchment Area, Reviews and Key Information

Primary
PUPILS
47
AGES
4 - 11
GENDER
Mixed
TYPE
Infants & Juniors
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The concentration of pupils shows likelihood of admission based on distance criteria

Source: All attending pupils Pupil Level Annual School Census 2021
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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.

How Does The School Perform?

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NATIONAL AVG. 2.22
Estyn grade
(01/02/2016)
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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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NATIONAL AVG. 1
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23.3:1
NATIONAL AVG. 21.9:1
Pupil/Teacher ratio
95.1%
NATIONAL AVG. 94.7%
Attendance during the year
Welsh medium
Language of the school
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8.8%
NATIONAL AVG. 21.3%
Free school meals
27%
NATIONAL AVG. 11.1%
Pupils with SEN support
Talgarreg
Llandysul
Ceredigion
SA44 4ER
01545 590683

School Description

Ysgol Talgarreg is situated in the centre of the village of Talgarreg and is maintained by Ceredigion local authority. It serves the village and the nearby rural area. Education is provided for pupils aged between 4 and 11 years. The school is in partnership with three nearby schools that are part of an education reorganisation scheme in the Llandysul area. This partnership will end at the end of the summer term of 2016 when these schools close and reopen as an area school. At present, there are 50 pupils on roll and they are arranged into two classes, one for the Foundation Phase and the other for key stage 2. About 10% of pupils are eligible for free school meals, a figure that is much lower than the average for Wales. About 90% of pupils are from Welsh-speaking homes. There are no pupils from an ethnic minority background. The school has identified that about 34% of pupils have additional learning needs and this is higher than the average for Wales. The school was last inspected in October 2009. The headteacher has been in post since June 1996. The individual school budget per pupil for Ysgol Talgarreg in 2015-2016 is £4,047. The maximum per pupil in primary schools in Ceredigion is £7,464 and the minimum is £3,069. Ysgol Talgarreg is in 22nd place of the 47 primary schools in Ceredigion in terms of the school budget per pupil.

Ysgol Gymunedol Talgarreg Parent Reviews



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“Amazing”


The teachers are really what makes this school. They are are so welcoming. It's a Welsh school and highly recommended.
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