posted 8 Feb 2019, 03:53 by Cenwyn Brain

Parents of Year 10 pupils are warmly invited to the Year 10 parents evening on Thursday the 14th of February between 3.30pm and 6.30pm.

Schools that Respect Rights Award

posted 6 Feb 2019, 07:09 by Cenwyn Brain   [ updated 6 Feb 2019, 07:10 ]

Congratulations to Eleri Griffiths, Menna Clarke and the rest of the team in succeeding to achieve the Bronze Award for Schools that Respect Rights. We would like to wish them well as they aim for the Silver Award during the Easter term.

School Closed 01/02/19

posted 31 Jan 2019, 22:01 by Arwel James

Looking at the road to the schol and the site itself, it is impractical for us to open today. The school will be closed for staff and pupils.

Year 11 Options Evening - New Date 7/2/19

posted 30 Jan 2019, 21:50 by Mark Jones   [ updated 30 Jan 2019, 21:53 ]

Due to the forecast of poor weather on Thursday afternoon 31/1/19 and into the evening, we have decided to postpone our Year 11 Options' Evening.
The evening will now be held next Thursday, February 7th. Apologies for any inconvenience and we hope that you will all still be able to attend.

Yr.11 Parents Evening - 31/01/19

posted 28 Jan 2019, 10:57 by Cenwyn Brain

You are warmly invited to this very important evening in which we will outline all the options that are available to the current Year 11 pupils in September 2019.

We will be launching the ‘Cwricwlwm Rhydywaun 2019’ and our new Options Handbook will be available to provide further information on all the courses that are available, including all new courses.

The remainder of the evening will be free for you to visit the Heads of Department who will be delivering subject specific presentations in their teaching rooms.

‘Careers Wales’ will also be represented to offer additional advice.

This is an extremely important evening for your child’s future and I very much hope that you will be able to attend.

Friends of Rhydywaun Committee

posted 15 Jan 2019, 11:10 by Arwel James

The Friends of Rhydywaun committee will meet at 3.30pm on Monday 21-1-19 in the Main Hall of the school. If you are interested in being part of the committee, which will work to raise funds for the school and develop links with parents and the wider community, please come and join us.


posted 10 Jan 2019, 01:19 by Cenwyn Brain

Parents of Year 9 pupils are warmly invited to the Year 9 parents evening on Thursday the 17th of January between 3.30pm and 6.30pm.

Congratulations Eleri Griffiths - Cwm Cynon Youth Welsh Parliament Representative

posted 18 Dec 2018, 08:59 by Arwel James   [ updated 18 Dec 2018, 09:02 ]

A huge congratulations to Eleri Griffiths who has been elected to represent Cwm Cynon at the Welsh Youth Parliment. 

Follow the link below for more info. Ardderchog!

Start date for the new term

posted 2 Sep 2018, 10:13 by Mark Jones

The first day back for pupils will be Tuesday, September 4th.
For information - there will be an inset day on Monday, September 17th and therefore the school will be closed to pupils on that date.

GCSE Results 2018

posted 22 Aug 2018, 06:20 by Mark Jones   [ updated 6 Sep 2018, 06:10 by Cenwyn Brain ]

Congratulations to all pupils that received their GCSE results last Thursday. It was wonderful to see so many of our pupils succeed with many achieving excellent grades. 

We would like to congratulate the following individuals on the grades achieved:

  • Robin Morgan - 10 A*, 3 A
  • Lloyd Oxenham - 6 A*, 6 A, 1 B
  • Steffan Jones - 5 A*, 6 A, 2 B
  • Connor Restan - 1 A*, 11 A, 1 B
  • Carwyn Davies - 1 A*, 11 A, 1 B
  • Ffion Owen - 9 A, 3B, 1 C
  • Ella Cudlip - 2 A*, 7 A, 4 B
  • Naomi Edwards - 7 A, 6 B
  • Catrin Evans - 7 A, 6 B
  • Keira Warner - 1 A*, 7A, 5B

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