Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Llangynwyd
|Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Llangynwyd|
|Maesteg, Bridgend, CF34 9RW, Wales|
|Type||State secondary school|
|Motto||Dysg ... Dawn ... Dyfodol
(Learning ... Talent ... Future)
|Age||11 to 14|
|Medium of language||Welsh language|
|Houses||Garw (Red), Ogwr (Blue), Llynfi (Green)|
|Colour(s)||Turquoise and Grey|
Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Llangynwyd is the borough of Bridgend's only Welsh medium secondary school. The school opened its doors on the 3 September 2008 on the site of the former Maesteg Comprehensive Upper School in Llangynwyd.
The school currently has 582 pupils in six year groups, Year 7 to Year 12. The school will have pupils from Year 7 up to Year 13 in September 2014.
The school is fed from the four Welsh medium primary schools in Bridgend County Borough, namely,
- Ysgol Cynwyd Sant, Maesteg
- Ysgol Bro Ogwr, Brackla
- Ysgol y Ferch o'r Sger, Cornelly
- Ysgol Cwm Garw, Pontycymer
The school's motto is "Dysg ... Dawn ... Dyfodol" (Learning ... Talent ... Future). Pupils are currently grouped into three houses - Garw, Ogwr, and Llynfi (representing the valleys that form the catchment area of the school)
Each year the school holds its "Eisteddfod", a competitive event of music, dance and drama which . At the school, its houses; Garw, Llynfi and Ogwr, compete against each other in a battle to become champions of that year's eisteddfod.
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