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Primary Schools Dyfed

Volume 175: debated on Monday 25 June 1990

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To ask the Secretary of State for Wales if he will publish a list of all Her Majesty's inspectorate reports on individual primary schools in Wales published during the last four years, indicating for each the number of pupils attending.

Her Majesty's inspectorate reports on individual primary schools to 21 June 1990 are listed in the following tables, by local education authority, with the number of pupils on the school roll in January of the year of publication.

local authority in Wales in each year since 1980; and what estimate he has made of the likely future change in these figures as a result of changes in community care.

The information requested is shown in the following table. Changes in patterns and volumes of care will take place on the basis of social care plans which are to be produced by social services authorities working with health authorities and other interests and which are to be published by April 1991.

Dyfed
Report issuedNumber on roll January
Prendergast Junior1986241
Lakefield County Primary1986218
Ysgol Gymraeg Rhydaman1986125
St. Francis Roman Catholic1987127
Plascrug County Primary1987352
Tenby Junior1987189
Aberporth County Primary1988166
Pwll County Primary1988122
Ysgol Gynradd Eglwyswrw1988133
Llangunner County Primary1988255
Grove Junior School1988235
Llangeitho County Primary198872
Whitland County Primary1988156
Penparcau Junior School198895

Report issued

Number on roll January

Ysgol Gymraeg Tielo Sant1988127
Llandovery County Primary1988198
Barn Street Junior1989204
Parc Y Tywyn1989101
St. Padarns Roman Catholic Primary School1989136
Penygroes County Primary1989143
Peniel County Primary1989118
St. David's Church in Wales Primary School198996

Gwent

Report issued

Number on roll January

Cwmfelinfach1986220
Mathern CP198676
Durham Road Junior1986325
Briery Hill CP1987151
Pengam CP1987292
St. Dials Infants and Welsh unit1987197
Llanfair Kilgeddin voluntary controlled198729
Cyltha CP1988200
Nantyglo Junior and Infants1988164
Henllys Junior and Infants198828
Cwmffrwdoer CP1988175
Llangattock Nigh Usk CP198825
Willowtown Junior1988242
Ty Sign Junior School1988293
St. Woolos PS1989184
St. Andrews Infants1989216
Libanus PS1989256
Alway Junior1989222
Dukestown Junior1989141
Sofrydd Junior (and Welsh unit)1989147
St. Andrews Junior1989184
Llwynu Junior1990183

Gwynedd

Report issued

Number on roll January

Llandefgan1986201
Coed Mawr Infants198672
Glan Adda CP198782
Bodlondeb Voluntary Controlled Infants1987113
Dolgellau Voluntary Controlled198792
Ysgol Y Morfa198741
Candnant VC Junior1987160
Ysgol Treferthyr1988148
Dolgellau Junior198899
Ysgol Morfa Rhianed1988151
Beamaris PS1988165
Nefyn Infants School1988171
Nefyn Junior School1988
Ysgol Fridd Y Llyn198824
Ysgol Gynradd Y Bala198890
Ysgol-Y-Borth198824
Treffos Independent198863
Ysgol Gynradd Y Parc Holyhead1989230
Ysgol Cae Top1989192
Ysgol Llanfairpwllgyngyll1990355

Clwyd

Report issued

Number on roll January

Ysgol Gymraeg Bodhyfryd, Wrexham1986397
Glynceiriog CP198667
St. Mary's Voluntary Aided, Ruabon1986233
Park Junior CP, Llay1986236
Borras Park CP1986224
Old Colwyn Junior CP1986252
Ysgol Caer Drewyn, Corwen1987106
Wat's Dyke Infants, Mynydd ISA1987233
Ysgol Mair RC, Rhyl1987523
Penley Madras VP1987117
Ysgol Bro Cynllaith198851
Ysgol Heol Gaer, Flint1988234
Ysgol Emmanuel CP, Rhyl1988421
Ysgol Gynradd Bro Cernyw, Abergele198897
Ysgol Derwen, Kinnerton1988168
St. Mary's Aided, Overton198898
Bronington VP, Whitchurch1988110
Ysgol Dewi Sant, Rhyl1989319
Ceiriog Junior CP, Chirk1989175
Chirk Infants CP1989187
St. Elfod Junior CP, Abergele1989246
Penmaenrhos Infants School, Old Colwyn1990131

West Glamorgan

Report issued

Number on roll January

Birchgrove Infants1986290
Duffryn Afan CP198638
Tirmorfa CP1986263
Ynystawe Primary1987181
Coedfranc Infant1987282
Garnswllt CP198725
Crynallt Junior1987322
Llangyfelach1987133
Central Junior1988282
Glyncorrwg PS1988174
Blaengwrach CP1988149
Gors Infants School1988228
CWM Nedd Welsh PS1988290
Bryncoch C in WPS1988162
Portmead PS1988360
CWM Gors CP198996
Ysgol Gynradd Gymraeg Bryniago1989124
Tywyn PS1989308
Baglan PS1989234
Pennard CP1990207

South Glamorgan

Report issued

Number on roll January

Llanilltud Fawr Primary1986254
Ysgol Gymraeg Sant Ffrancis1986203
Lakeside County Primary1986371
Ysgol Gymraeg Sant Baruc1986135
Hywel DDA Junior1986165
Pendolylan Church in Wales198674
Llansannor and Llanhari Church in Wales198698
Hawthorn Junior1986112
Trowbridge County Infants1986243
Gwenfo Church in Wales Controlled1987130
Bryn Hafod County Primary1987357
Gabalfa Primary1987307
Glan yr Afon Infants1987195

Report issued

Number on roll January

Christ the King Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided1987234
Danescourt Junior1988170
St. Anne's Church in Wales Infant198823
Murch Junior School1988254
Glan yr Afon Junior School1988210
Llysfaen County Primary1988324
Radnor County Primary1988297
Eaglewell Infants1989190
Rhws Primary School1989252
St. Francis Roman Catholic Junior1989182
Holton Junior1989300
Ysgol Gymraeg Penarth1989289
Ysgol y Wern1990221

Powys

Report issued

Number on roll January

Radnor Valley County Primary198675
Irfon Valley County Primary1986106
Trefonnen Church in Wales1986246
Llandysilio Voluntary Controlled198749
Machynlleth Junior1987141
Llangynidr County Primary1987136
Gurnos Infants198756
Pentwyn Independent198811
Llanerfyl Church in Wales198822
Crossgates County Primary1988127
Ysgol Trefeglwys1988109
Penrhos County Primary1989129
Ysgol Pennant198974
Buttington/Trewern County Primary198968
Ffynnon Gynydd Church in Wales Primary School198935
Ysgol Maes-Y-Dre1989235
Trecastle County Primary198941
Ysgol Gymraeg Ynys Cedwyn, Powys199087
Priory Church in Wales Primary1990179

Mid Glamorgan

Report issued

Number on roll January

Bryncethin Junior1986166
Llwyncrwn Primary1986497
Ysgol Penybont1986364
St. Brides Major Church in Wales1986136
Ty'n-y-Wern Junior1986125
Twyn Junior1986253
Hendenny Park County Primary1986247
Creigiau County Primary1987356
Parc Primary1987199
St. Helens' Roman Catholic1987304
Cymmer Junior1987213
Derwen Deg County Primary1987301
Penrhiwceiber Junior1987196
West Park1987186
Ysgol Gynradd Gymraeg Llantrisant1987279
St. Gwladys Junior School1988154
Penywaun Junior School1988184
Coed-Yr-Esgob Primary School1988120
Glantaf Infants1988148
Newtown Primary School198839
Ton Pentre Junior1989150
Hengoed Infants1989103
Trelewis Primary School1989189
Ffynnon Taf County Primary1989160
Cwm Ifor Infants1989165
Cefn Glas Infants1989299
Marlas Infants1990126

Report issued

Number on roll January

Lansbury Park Infants1990257
St. Mary's and St. Patrick's Primary School1990193
Peny-Y-Graig Junior1990112

To ask the Secretary of State for Wales if he will publish a list of those primary schools which (a) have closed in Wales during the last three years, (b) have been considered by him and their closure approved and (c) have been considered by him and their closure rescinded; and if he will give for each school the number of pupils attending.

Primary Schools Closed 1987

  • Clwyd
  • 1 Llangwm Church in Wales VC Primary
  • 1 Llanrhaeadr Yn Cymmerch VC Primary
  • 1 Shotton County Nusery
  • Dyfed
  • 1 Model VC Primary
  • Gwent
  • 1 St. Mary's RC VC Infants—Amalgamation
  • 1 St. Mary's RC VC Junior—Amalgamation
  • 1 Llanfair Discoed County Primary
  • 1 Trellech VC Primary
  • 1 Penallt VC Primary
  • 1 Catbrook County Primary
  • 1 The North County Primary
  • 1 Llanishen County Primary
  • 2 Beaufort Hill County Infants—Amalgamation
  • 2 Beaufort Hill County Junior—Amalgamation
  • Gwynedd
  • 2 Nefyn County Primary—Amalgamation
  • 2 Nefyn County Infants—Amalgamation
  • 2 Ysgol Maenon (County Primary)
  • West Glamorgan
  • 2 Bishopstown County Junior

Primary schools closed 1988

  • Dyfed
  • 2 Penwaun County Primary
  • 2 Carmarthen County Nursery
  • 1 Llandewi Velfrey VC Infants
  • 1 Priory Street Church in Wales VC Primary
  • 1 Pentrepoeth County Infants
  • 1 Pentrepoeth County Junior
  • Gwent
  • 2 Tredegar Wharf County Primary
  • 2 Alexandria County Primary
  • 2 Bolt Street County Primary
  • 2 Belle Vue County Nursery
  • 1 Caerwent VC Infants
  • Gwynedd
  • Ysgol Capel Curig
  • Mid Glamorgan
  • 2 Glynogwr County Primary
  • Powys
  • 1 Cray County Primary
  • West Glamorgan
  • 2 Morriston County Junior

Primary schools closed 1989

  • Clwyd
  • 1 Rhuallt County Primary
  • 1 Golftyn County Infants
  • Dyfed
  • 1 Adpar County Primary
  • 1 Newcastle Emlyn VC Primary
  • 1 Park County Infants
  • 1 Pembroke Dock County Junior
  • 2 Penparcau County Infants—Amalgamation
  • 2 Penparcau County Junior—Amalgamation
  • 2 Trimsaran County Infants—Amalgamation
  • 2 Trimsaran County Junior—Amalgamation
  • Gwent
  • 1 Mathern County Primary
  • 1 St. Arvans VC Primary
  • 2 George Street County Nursery
  • 2 George Street County Junior and infants
  • Gwynedd
  • 1 Ysgol Glanypwll (County Primary)
  • Mid Glamorgan
  • 2 Llanilltud Faerdref County Junior—Amalgamation
  • 2 Llanilltud Faerdref County Infants—Amalgamation
  • Powys
  • 2 Llanfrynach Church in Wales VC Primary
  • West Glamorgan
  • 2 Cadle County Infants
  • 1 Proposal approved by the Secretary of State.
  • 2 Proposal determined by the maintaining authority.

During the period one proposal, by Clwyd LEA, to close Cornist Infants School, was rejected by the Secretary of State in 1989.

The Department does not maintain records of primary school closures by size of school.