Saturday, February 28, 2015
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Ysgol Gyfun Cymer Rhondda
  • School Eisteddfod 2015

    We were very pleased to be able to return to the Rhondda Fach Sports Centre once again this year as we held our annual School Eisteddfod. There was, once again, a feast of talent on display. From reciting to signing, disco dancing to folk dancing there was an opportunity for

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  • Cymer Supports British Heart Foundation

    A fantastic £830.47 was raised on Friday 6.2.15 as Cymer pupils and staff wore red and baked and sold cakes, raising money for the British Heart Foundation. Well done everybody!

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  • Gender Equality Project

    Year 9 pupils had the opportunity recently to work with an expert from “Full Circle” on an exciting project to raise awareness of issues relating to gender equality. The pupils will soon be launching a campaign of their own with in the school to spread the message to pupils of

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  • South Wales Football

    Congratulations to Megan Waite and Keira Davies on being chosen as members for the South Wales under 12 girls' football squad. Good luck in your first training session on Friday!

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  • Sponsored Walk

    Our warmest congratulations to Ruth Davies, Dione Mason, Ffion Day, Imogene Cousins, Sophie Gilder, Elis Macmillan and Alex Jones on climbing Pen y fan recently, raising funds for Macmillan Nurses. This feat is even more impressive considering the weather conditions at the time. Well done everyone!

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  • Netball News

    Many congratulations to our first team on winning the Rhondda District Tournament on Wednesday 28th of January. The team performed exceptionally well, securing a place in the final, where they defeated a strong Ferndale side 9-3. Congratulations on an excellent victory!

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  • Cymer working in partnership with the British School Al Khubairat, Abu Dhabi

    We were pleased to welcome Mr Gary Craney from the British School in Abu Dhabi who spent two days with the ICT and Computer Science department this week. The aim of the visit was to share good practice and exchange ideas around the development of ICT and Computer Science within

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  • Duke of Edinburgh Award

    Our warmest congratulations to Ffion Day, Sophie Gilder, Imogene Cousins, Elis Macmillan and Alex Jones of Year 11 on completing a walk to Maerdy Reservoir as part of their Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award. The brave 5 also raised £200 for Cancer Research UK in the process. Ardderchog!

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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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