Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Ysgol Gyfun Cymer Rhondda

Year 8 - 13 Progress Reports


Pupils will receive their Progress Report today (17/12/2014). Please discuss the content of this report with your child and contact us if you have any queries.

  • Cymer Supports ‘Save the Children’

    Here are some of our pupils modelling their Christmas jumpers again this year.  All pupils have donated £1 each to the annual ‘Save the Children’ Christmas jumper Campaign.

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  • Cymer 52 - 0 Treorchy

    Congratulations to our 1st XV rugby team on the their recent success against Treorchy Comprehensive School! This result means the team have progressed to the final 16 teams in the Welsh Cup. This season's campaign has already seen the boys score 322 points and concede 0! Da iawn fechgyn!

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  • Hairspray Hits The Park And Dare

    Warmest congratulations to all involved in this year’s school production of Hairspray.  The large audiences were treated to a feast of outstanding acting, singing and dancing again this year.  Many thanks to the cast and chorus, all staff involved, the staff at The Park and Dare and to our supportive

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  • Representing Wales

    Two of our Year 7 pupils have received the honour of representing their country as  they are included in the Welsh Under 25 Bowling Squad.  This is a fantastic achievement for Tegan Rees and Lauren Gowen and we are very proud of them both.

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  • Cymer's Rugby Talent on Display for Welsh Academicals

    Many congratulations to Anthony Pearce, Jacob Lloyd and Harvey Connolly who recently represented a victorious Welsh Academicals team against Llandovery College.

    It is an honour for the boys to represent the Welsh Academicals; a team steeped in history, represented by 172 Welsh internationals and 60 British Lions since 1927. The

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  • Pitch Perfect!

    Warmest congratulations to Year 9 pupil, Seren Farrup, on being selected for the Boys and Girls Club of Wales Football team.  Seren is also captain of the Glamorgan Schools Academy team – quite a feat!  

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  • Pendyrus Gala Concert

    Best wishes to the choir who are performing in the Pendyrus Gala Concert on Friday evening.

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  • Cymer Support Children In Need

    Thank you to all who have contributed to the activities on 14th November – ranging from cake bakes to ‘I’m a Celebrity’ staff challenges.  So far the total stands at £766.85, with more to be collected!

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National Literacy and Numeracy Framework

Literacy and numeracy skills are essential in order for young people to reach their potential. The National Literacy and Numeracy Framework (LNF) has been developed to help achieve the aim that the children of Wales are able to develop excellent literacy and numeracy skills during their time at school.

The following video helps to explain the LNF:

To view an interactive version of the framework click here.

Click here for Frequently Asked Questions regarding the LNF.

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Term Dates

Autumn 2014
1st September - 24th October
3rd November - 19th December 

Spring 2015
5th January - 13th February
23rd February - 27th March

Summer 2015
13th April - 22nd May
1st June - 20th July

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Contact Details

Ysgol Gyfun Cymer Rhondda
Heol Graigwen
Rhondda Cynon Taf
CF39 9HA

Tel 01443 680800
Fax 01443 680810


Parents Staff Association

Come and Join Us!

We work tirelessly to help enhance the community resources of the school for the benefit of the pupils and everyone – so come and join us!

For more information, please contact Sara Connolly on 01443 686344 or 07549607155

Clwb Y Cymer 200 has been set up by the PSA of Ysgol Gyfun Cymer Rhondda. This is a fundraising Prize draw, drawn monthly. Half the money raised goes in prizes the other half goes to the school. So the more members we have the more you can win.

To enter please complete the form and return it to the school.

Click here to download the 'Clwb 200' form

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