Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhondda
Sunday, March 24, 2019

Congratulations to Year 12 student, Cerys Swain, on her recent success at this year's Urdd Eisteddfod. The results for the national homework competitions have been announced and we are delighted to celebrate the news that Cerys has been awarded third place in the 'Yr 10- under 19 Music Composition' competition. Fantastic Cerys - we are very proud of your achievement.

Many congratulations to Year 7 pupil Shannan Butcher on her gold medal win at the UK Karate Championships, held at the weekend. What an achievement Shannan!

Congratulations to Year 8 pupil, Taylor Griffiths on his first prize award at the recent Urdd catering competition, 'Cogurdd'. Taylor will now go on to compete in the final rounds to be held at this year's Eisteddfod Genedlaethol yr Urdd. Well done Taylor!

Many congratulations to some of our students who are members of the Rhondda Swim Club. They took part in a sponsored swim recently, and their effort and dedication are commendable – fantastic! Over 1850 lengths of Ystrad pool covered between them!

Many congratulations to our talented trio - Martha Page, Eilir Leworthy and Llew Thomas on their success in this year's Urdd Art competition. Their work will now represent RCT schools at the National Urdd Eisteddfod, to be held next month. Here's Llew with his certificates.

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