Year 12 Residential Course
Unfortunately, we have decided to postpone the Year 12 residential induction course next week, following advice received regarding the NATO summit and likely traffic conjestion and closures.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Pupils and staff at Ysgol Gyfun Cymer Rhondda are celebrating once again this year after securing the best set of GCSE results ever achieved at the school. These results continue the upward trend in performance at GCSE level during the past four years.… Read More
Once again, A Level and AS students at Ysgol Gyfun Cymer Rhondda have reaped the rewards of all their hard work after achieving more excellent grades this year. This year’s Year 13 students have gained the best set of results in the school’s history, with 98.1% of students achieving at… Read More
On Tuesday the 1st of July, Rhys Bebb from ‘Keep Wales Tidy’ visited the school to meet with the eco council. Aftera long discussion about their work and a journey around the school to see some of the changes that they have made in action, he decided that the school… Read More
After 9 years of training and teaching with The Welsh Kempo Association, Year 12 pupil Ruth Davies was graded a 2nd Dan Black belt in Kempo Jujitsu. Ruth also trains and teaches a traditional Filipino Weapons style martial art, Dacayana eskrima, and is currently a 1st dan Black belt and… Read More
It’s a pleasure and honour to present this website to you. It reflects all that’s important to us here in Ysgol Gyfun Cymer Rhondda in the heart of the Rhondda Valley – our language, our land, our history and our heritage.
We aim to ensure the best for our pupils in every aspect of school life. Our enthusiastic, committed staff, who give above and beyond what’s asked, work tirelessly to ensure our young people reach the best standards they can in every aspect of school life, so that they are prepared for the future and lifelong learning. Every individual is important to us here in Cymer, and we aim to develop every skill, competency, and ability, by providing broad and exciting educational opportunities appropriate to the twenty first century. We’re proud of the fluent bilingualism of our pupils, as they prepare for their future.
Welshness and respect is at the core of our school life here. Respect for ourselves, others, and our environment. Respect for our language, our past, and our unique culture. We are proud of each other’s achievements and our identity. We aim to create a civilised community which promotes the welfare and development of all.
Our many partnerships are important to us. Our close partnership with the home is essential in order to ensure the highest standards in all aspects of the school’s work, and coherent support for the pupils. This website is an important step in establishing that vital partnership.
We wish our pupils every happiness and success as a member of the Cymer family.
Rhian Morgan Ellis