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RECORD YEAR EXAM PERFORMANCE FOR THE CLASS OF 2015!!!
Congratulations to pupils, parents and teachers on the best GCSE performance ever achieved at Cyfarthfa! These outstanding exam results are a reward for the hard work, determination and commitment shown by all. We take great pride in sharing in the successes of our Year 11 cohort and wish them every success for their onward journey into Post 16 education or employment.
The headline statistics achieved were -
89% Level 2 for those achieving minimally 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) at grades A*-C.
58% level 2 Plus for those who achieved Maths and English within their 5 GCSEs at grades A*-C.
100% Level 1 for those who achieved minimally 5 D-G grades at GCSE (or equivalent).
Many congratulations to all!!!!!
(14/07/15) - SPORTS DAY UPDATE - Due to further poor weather being predicted and the wetness of the track, we have had to cancel Sports Day. School will run as normal for the rest of the week.
(14/07/15) - CYFARTHFA CHRONICLE - click here to view this terms edition of the Chronicle (If you wish to have a hard copy of this please contact Mr P Rogers who will arrange for a copy to be given to your child.
(13/07/15) - SPORTS DAY - Due to the predicted poor weather Sports Day on Tuesday 14/07/15 has been postponed. We will make a decision on Tuesday afternoon as to whether we can rearrange for Wednesday 15/07/15 or Thursday 16/07/15.
(06/07/15) - Due to the predicted poor weather tonight and tomorrow, we have postponed Sports Day. The event is now planned for Tuesday 14th July. School will run as usual tomorrow.
(02/07/15) - Please click here to view the animated guide for interpreting National Reading and Numeracy test results
(30/06/15) - Well done to the Year 7 Athletics Team who attended the Glamorgan Valleys COLTS event today
(23/06/15) - Congratulations to the students below who attended the Army Training Weekend (19th-22nd June 2015)
(17/06/15): LAST DAY OF SUMMER TERM: On 17th July 2015 school will finish early at 1:30pm
(17/06/15): YEAR 11 PROM: 9th July 2015
(17/06/15): SCHOOL CLOSURE DAY: 29th June 2015 : The school will be closed to all Staff and Pupils on this day.
(17/06/15): SCHOOL SPORTS DAY: The PE Departments annual sports day is planned for 7th July 2015.
(17/06/15): Pupil of the Half Term High Flyers Click Here
(29/04/2015): Parental Guide To Claiming Free School Meals
(09/01/2015): Congratulations to our Year 11 pupils who were successful in achieving their Maths GCSE on January 8th. Even at this early stage of the year our results in Maths are higher than in any previous year. We look forward to a bumper crop in August!! Well done to all concerned!
(21/11/2014): To see the Governors' Report to Parents please click here. For appendices, please click here . Any parent / carer who would like the opportunity of a meeting to discuss any aspects of the report, please contact the school office. Hard copies of the document are available on request.
(21/10/2014): A Level, Welsh Baccalaureate and Level 3 Keyskills Examination Certificates are now available at the school.
(20/10/2014): For information on Fixed Penalty Notices for Non-Attendance at School please click here.
(16/10/2014): For the school Pupil Deprivation Grant Spending Plan please click here.
(07/10/2014): For Examination Certificate Information click here.
(09/09/2014):Examination Results - the best in Cyfarthfa’s History!
· Congratulations to all GCSE and ‘A’ Level students!
· At ‘A’ Level the final Sixth Form went out on a high achieving a 98% A* - E pass rate, 72% being at the highest grades A* - C. Good luck to everyone for the future!
· At GCSE all previous records were broken with improvements in all school statistical indicators!
83% achieved 5 or more A* - C grades!
97% achieved 5 or more A* - G grades!
51.4% achieved English and Maths within their 5 A* - C’s.
· A particular mention to our highest performers at both ‘A’ Level and GCSE.
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL!
(04/07/2014): Click here for information about the structure of the school day from 1st September 2014.
(19/06/2014): Revised Privacy Notice: Click here to see the revised Privacy Notice which includes transfer of information between the school and Merthyr College.
(05/06/2014): For information regarding uniform, please click here.
(05/06/2014): For information regarding uniform prices,please click here.
(17/03/2014): For information regarding Free School Meals, please click here.
(21/01/2014): The Local Authority has taken a “zero tolerance” stance on holidays taken during term time for all pupils. For more information please click here.
Click on the links for information about attendance affecting performance in KS3, KS4 and Holidays during term time.
For News on Thinking Skills click here.
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