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Tarian Steffan 2019 (Welsh only...)

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Carys Ofalus Story and Crafts

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Criw Celf Bach Art Workshops

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Summer Reading Challenge

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Prom 2019

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Summer Fair

plantA huge thank you to everyone who supported and contributed towards the Summer Fair last night. A total of £952.34 was raised!

Environmental Award

posterCONGRATULATIONS to the Coed y Winllan team on winning the special Environmental Award at the Enterprise Troopers competition in Cardiff!!

Enterprise Troopers

posterCongratulations to the 4 who represented the school in the Enterprise Troopers competition. They now go on to represent the school in the final round in Cardiff.

Sports Day dates

Dyddiadau mabolgampau

KS2 Sports day (1st choice) 25/06/19 (all day)
KS2 Sports day (2nd Choice) - 27/06/19 (all day)

Foundation Phase Sports Day (1st choice) 28/06/19 (afternoon)
Foundation Phase Sports Day (2nd choice) 5/07/19 (afternoon)

Wear your own clothes to school day

Tîm Darllen Dros GymruReading for Wales teamKaren Rees @KaraLyns is taking part in the Pen Llyn Ultra Marathon (50 miles) next month, raising money for Alder Hey children's hospital. Children can come to school wearing their own clothes this Friday, and we kindly ask for a donation towards the cause. Thank you.

Cross Country


Please find information regarding the Dwyfor Cross country competition which will take place at Ysgol Glan y Mor playing fields on Monday, May 20th at 16:30.

All runners will receive a medal. No need to register beforehand just turn up. More details on the poster.

click here for more information

Reading for Wales team

Tîm Darllen Dros GymruReading for Wales teamCongratulations to Yr 5 & 6’s Reading for Wales team, who came 1st out of 26 schools in Gwynedd. They’ll now go on to compete in the National round in Aberystwyth!


BIG PEDAL 201925th March - April 5th

Following the school's success last year in coming first out of all the large primary schools in Wales, we will again be taking part in Big Pedal 2019!

On each day of the challenge, schools compete to see who can record the greatest number of pupils, staff and parents who cycle, walk or scooter to school.

To see the Big Pedal 2019 arrangements - click here

To see more photos - click here

The Winners of the Road Safety banner design competition

posterThe Winners of the Road Safety banner design competition for Manor Avenue. A big thank you to all the competitors and thank you also to Shirley Williams (Gwynedd Council, Road Safety Unit) for judging the competition.



Red Nose Day 2019

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MP Liz Saville Roberts and Local Councillors’ visit

posterPhotos of MP Liz Saville Roberts and Local Councillors’ visit to inspect the school building. We are very grateful for their time to support the school.



Chinese New Year

posterEverybody enjoyed a special lunch to celebrate the Chinese New Year today. Thanks to Anti Janice and the kitchen staff for preparing it!




IMPORTANT MESSAGE: We kindly ask that parents/carers do not park on the zig-zags or on Manor Avenue to drop-off and collect children please.

Thank you for your support.


Christmas Show dates

posterYsgol Cymerau Christmas Show dates, 2018!


Book Fair


Book People book fair in the School Reception from Wednesday 5th of December until Monday 10th December 3:00-4:00. Come and have a look!



Raffle tickets still available from these places:

South Beach Post Office
School Reception

£1 each, or £5 for a book.

If you are interested in selling any tickets, please pop into the school reception. Raffle will be drawn at Yr. 5 & 6’s Christmas Show on the 13/12/18

Thank you.

A huge thank you


A huge thank you to all the children, staff, parents and friends of Ysgol Cymerau for supporting the Christmas Fair last night! Thank you also to all the local businesses that have contributed so generously towards prizes for the various raffles. A special thanks also to Mr Seimon Glyn and Jo Scott, Asda who jo ined us. We greatly appreciate every penny in order to buy new ICT equipment for the children. Thank you very much.

The Gwystl

Y GwystlThanks to The Gwystl for welcoming Year 6’s School Council last week!
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Christmas Fair


The school's Christmas Fair will be held on Wednesday evening, 28th of November from 4:30-6:30pm.

We kindly ask for any items for the tombola, hampers or raffles by Wednesday morning, November 28th if at all possible please. Also, we would be extremely grateful for any cake donations towards the cake stall.

Thank you.



posterThanks to everyone who contributed today, and helped us raise this brilliant amount!!



poster100 boxes collected for the Teams4u Christmas Shoebox Appeal!


Children in Need, this Friday, 16/11/18

posterChildren are welcome to wear pyjamas to school for a contribution of £1. We also kindly ask for a donation of cakes to sell for 50p each on the same day. Remember to bring money with you to buy a cake! Thank you very much for your continued support.
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03.09.18 Gwyl Y Nant

poster An invitation by Nant Gwrtheyrn.
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03.09.18 Label

posterPlease remember to label every posession.


03.09.18 Breakfast Club

posterImportant information regarding Breakfast Club and the After School Club

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20.07.18 DIOLCH


All the staff would like to say a sincere thank you for all your support throughout the year and for your generosity and gifts at the end of term. The School will re-open on Tuesday, 4th of September. Many thanks!

09.07.18 Year 6 Prom Date

Year 6 Prom on Thursday, 12th of July!

KS2 Sports Day Order of Events 2018


Click here to view the order of events.

21.06.18 Summer Term Calendar.


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18.05.18 Ysgol Cymerau Spring Fair Total - £748,01


The staff at Cymerau and the members of The School Council wish to thank everyone that supported our Welsh Spring Fair. A special thank you to all the local companies who contributed generously towards the raffle prizes.

£748.01 was raised for the school and Hospis Dewi Sant. Thank you all.

16.04.18 Big Pedal 2018

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16.03.18 Gwynedd Ddigidol | Digital Gwynedd

posterGwynedd Ddigidol / Digital Gwynedd will be attending our parents' evenings next week to promote the school's online payments system. Auntie Sharon will also be available to answer questions and to help set up your account.

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14.03.18 World Book Day 2018

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08.03.18 World Book Day

World Book Day will be re-arranged for Monday, 12th of March. Thank you.poster

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05.02.18 KS2’s stars of the week 02/02/18. Well done!



09.01.18 For the attention of year 3 & 4 parents

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18.12.17 Clwb Cymerau (Welsh only available)


Gweler newidiadau i delerau Clwb Brecwast a Chlwb Cymerau isod.

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Click here to download the child registration form

23.11.17 T4U

75 boxes collected this year for T4U’s shoebox appeal! Thanks everybody for the support!

17.11.17 Children in Need

Another successful BBC Children in Need day. A big thank you to everybody who helped us raise £414.00 by dressing up as teachers and taking part in the Talent Show. Pudsey and Aled Hughes from BBC Radio Cymru stopped by on his bike ride of Wales! Thank you.

10.11.17 School Photo Order

Orders for the School photos by Gwynant Parri must be returned by the 13th of November please.

10.11.17 Ysgol Cymerau on S4C!

Remember to watch S4C tonight in order to see Ysgol Cymerau taking part in Pigo dy Drwyn!

09.10.17 KS2 Perfect Attendance Trophy for September 2017

ser yr wythnosThe winners of the KS2 Perfect Attendance Trophy for September 2017 is year 5/6 Miss Thomas’s class with 97%. Excellent!

06.10.17 KS2 Stars of the Week

ser yr wythnosWell-done everyone!

29.09.17 KS2 Stars of the Week

ser yr wythnosWell done!

22.09.17 KS2 Stars of the Week

ser yr wythnosWell done!

22.09.17 Baton y Gymanwlad

batonTo see more photos - click here

22.09.17 Calendar Dates For 2017-18

Dates so far - click here

07.09.17 Primary School Menu

bwydlenPrimary School Menu 2017-18 - click here

Gwynedd Council - click here

29.08.17 Cost of school dinner

From September 2017 onwards the cost of school dinner will be £2.50 a day.

15.08.17 Welsh Government YouTube

Watch the online videos by searching for Maths Resources on the Welsh Government You Tube channel at www.youtube.com/user/welshgovernment

15.08.17 Education Begins at Home

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24.07.17 Thank you very much!

Ysgol Cymerau staff would like to thank all the school's parents for your support throughout the year and also for your generosity and gifts at the end of term. Thank you very much!

18.07.17 Ysgol Cymerau School Fair Total - £1,158.50!


An amazing £1,158.50 raised in the school fair this evening! A huge thank you to everyone for all your support and contributions! It is very much appreciated!

04.07.17 Ysgol Cymerau School Fair


Ysgol Cymerau School Fair Tuesday evening, July 18th 16:30-19:30. All welcome!

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19.06.17 Summer Term Calendar 2017


Please see Revised Summer Term Calendar 2017

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The closing date to register pupils has passed. However you can still make an application for your child for the Nursery or Reception class.

Contact the school for a form or you can fill in the online registartion:


18.04.17 The school re-opens for the Summer Term on Monday, April 24th.

14.03.16 Next week's Parent Evenings for Reception - Yr.6 postponed

Next week's Parent Evenings for Reception-Yr.6 postponed. Re-arranged for Monday 27/3/17 & Wednesday 29/3/17 the following week. Times to follow. Apologies for the inconvenience.

06.03.17 Ysgol Cymerau Spring Fair


Remember about our Spring Fair this Wednesday evening 4-6pm! All proceeds will go towards the Year 6 trip to Cardiff in April.

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28.02.17 St David's Day

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The children are welcome to wear traditional Welsh costume, red, white and green clothing or anything else that relates to Wales to celebrate St David's Day tomorrow.

15.02.17 Ysgol Cymerau Spring Fair


Wednesday, March 8th 4-6pm

Hosted by year 6 pupils

Year 6 are hosting a Spring Fair to lower the cost for their school trip to Cardiff - click here for more information

Spring Fair Poster - click here

06.02.17 Calendar

plantSpring Term Calendar 2017 - click here

19.12.16 Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all of Cymerau's parents, children and staff! The school will re-open again for the children on Wednesday, January 4th 2017.

15.12.16 Cymerau Christmas Fair

plant Thursday, December 15th at 6 o'clock.
A warm welcome to everyone! Click here for more information

09.11.16 School Meetings

Potential Changes For Gwynedd Schools - click here

24.10.16 School Re-Opening

The school will re-open for pupils on Tuesday, November 1st 2016.

17.10.16 Individual and Family Photographs

Gwynant Parri will visit school on Thursday, October 20th to take individual & family photographs from 8:30am onwards. You are welcome to bring younger children during the morning if you wish.


06.10.16 Cymerau Calendr

Cymerau Calendar 2016-17. Dates so far! - click here

04.10.16 Supporting Macmillan Charity

plant On Friday 30th September a coffee morning in aid of Mcmillan was held at the school hall. Many came to support the event and cakes were also sold to the children, £ 560 was raised for the charity. Thank you!
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for more photos

03.10.16 Supporting Macmillan Charity

plant £560 raised today 30/9/16 towards Macmillan! A huge thank you to everyone for supporting!

30.08.16 Adult Welsh Courses

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30.08.16 Ysgol Cymerau will re-open for children on Monday, September 5th 2016.

llyfrauYsgol Cymerau will re-open for children on Monday, September 5th 2016. We look forward to welcoming everyone back!

Reminder: Gwynedd Council have increased school dinner to £2.30 a day/£11.50 per week.

04.07.16 Baking bread

plant Years 5 and 6 pupils experimented by baking a variety of breads with ingredients of their choice.

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09.06.16 French Day - Friday, June 10th

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05.05.16 Internet Safety Evening for Parents on Tuesday May 10th

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14.04.16 Blue Sky Charity

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24.03.16 Reminder Note - Parents Association Meeting
Parents Association Meeting at The Vic, Pwllheli Thursday, 14 April 8pm. All welcome!

18.03.16 Explore More Online...

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18.03.16 Estyn Inspection Report

By now, the Estyn Inspection report is on their website. Click here to read the report.


04.12.15 Estyn Inspection

Estyn will be coming to conduct an inspection at Ysgol Cymerau – 11/01/16 until 14/01/16

Parents questionnaire link:


All questionnaires need to have been completed by Friday 11/12/15.

25.11.15 Admission to Primary School September 2016

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Admission to Primary School September 2016

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16.11.15 Parent Evenings

Thank you to all the school's parents and guardians for attending the Parent Evenings this week. We appreciate your support very much! You are also welcome to phone the school to reschedule if you were unable to attend.

13.11.15 Children in Need

£516.91 raised today towards Children in Need! A big thank you to all for contributing.

05.10.15 POSTPONED - Visits to Bardsey Island

Due to the weather forecast, Yr. 5/6 visits to Bardsey Island on Monday & Tuesday next week (5-6/10/15) have been postponed for now.

14.09.15 Macmillan Cancer Support

£310 was raised today 11/9/15 towards Macmillan Cancer Support. A big thank you to everyone for contributing!

02.09.15 Welcome Back!

A very warm welcome back to all the school's children and staff on Wednesday, September 2nd 2015!

School uniform available now from the school office!
Sweatshirts £10 / Polo Shirts £8


28.08.15 Poster Competition

Cystadleuaeth Poster
Winners of the Arriva Trains Wales Poster Competition 2015 Yr. 5 & 6

28.08.15 School re-opening

The school will be re-opening for pupils on Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015.

Click here for term dates

06.07.15 Code Club

Congratulations to Mari Williams (Year 6) for coming 2nd place in the Code Club Competition at Coleg Meirion Dwyfor recently.

Visit the Gallery to see photos of the day.

06.07.15 KS2 Relay Races
KS2 Relay Races have been re-scheduled for Monday afternoon, July 4th.

02.07.15 A date to remember
Ysgol Cymerau Summer Fair
Thursday evening, July 9th between 5:00 - 7:00pm Entry - 50p

27.05.15 The Gân Actol

logo urddWell done to the members of the Gân Actol who performed on stage in the Urdd Eisteddfod at Caerphilly yesterday.

Click here to see them on S4C - Ysgol Cymerau can be found at 58:25 minutes!


26.05.15 Puppets!


Congratulations to Tom, Dion, Charlie, Danial, Daisy, Courtney, Katie, Owen,
and Osian (Year 2) for coming 1st in the Urdd Eisteddfod with their
Group Puppets!

Well done!


07.05.15 Raising Funds for the Urdd

logo urddA Red, White and Green Day (for a contribution of £1) plus a cake stall will be held on Friday, May 15th to raise funds for the Urdd. Click here for more information..


05.05.15 National Numeracy and Literacy Tests taking place this week for Years 2-6.
More information available in the Letters Area

21.04.15 Year 6 in Cardiff

Trip i Gaerdydd

Welcome back to Year 6 pupils who went to Cardiff last week! Everyone enjoyed themselves and had a fantastic time!

To view the photos, click here

LETTER - St David's and Book Day

Diolch i bawb! (English Coming Soon...)
gyfranodd tuag at Diwrnod Cenedlaethol Gwisgo Coch. Llwyddwyd i godi £404.05 tuag at Cronfa Bobbi Rees, Uned y Galon, Ysbyty Alderhey.

Tan-y-Bwlch (English Coming Soon...)

Taith preswyl Blwyddyn 5 i Blas Tan-y-Bwlch wedi cael ei ail-drefnu ar gyfer Mawrth 11-12, 2015.

Registering for September 2015

Information for Parents – click here

13.02.15 - Staff INSET Day

Remember that the school will be closed on Friday, 13th February for Staff INSET day.

06.02.15 - Wear Red Day

Remember to wear red on National Wear Red Day - February 6th, 2015

Your donation will go towards AlderHey Children's Hospital.