Eisteddfod Chair 2016/17The winner of this year 's Eisteddfod Chair was Nia Havard in an impressive competition- well done Mwy / More

English Prize 2016/17The winner of the English Prize in this year's Eisteddfod was Manon Evans in a fantastic competition- congratulations! Mwy / More

InvitationCome and visit our new teaching block, Eirion. Monday 23rd January 3:30 - 6pm. All welcome!  Mwy / More

Name the New South Campus Follow this link to see the short list of names for the new South Campus. Click here to find out more Mwy / More

Wales u15Congratulations to Joel Colwill on being called up to the Wales Football u15 Squad training at Dragon Park recently. An outstanding achievement! Mwy / More

Healthy mind, healthy body!Year 9 pupils are participating in an exchange project with pupils from Wassigny School in France. They will be visiting each other over the coming year. A fantastic opportunity to use their French and learn about Keeping fit in each other’s countries. Mwy / More

Head Prefects 2017Congratulations to Head Prefects for 2017 Molly Williams and Tom Ware and their deputies Ffion Lowe, Angharad Davies, Osian Morris and Morley Jones. We wish them every success. Mwy / More

Racing her way to the top!Congratulations to Shelby Wilsher for passing her final racing tests - ARDS tests at Pembrey Racing Centre - ardderchog Shelby! Mwy / More

Duke of EdinburghYr 11 students were presented their Bronze Award Certificates by Neath AM Jeremy Miles at the Princess Royal Theatre in Port Talbot Mwy / More

Ysgol Gyfun


The school is proud of its tradition, which extends over forty years. During this period we are proud of our former students’ successes in the sporting arena, in the Arts and in a range of vocational domains. Our students’ regular and continued success in external examinations, as well as within a host of extra curricular fields is testament to that excellent tradition.

Further information



Further information


In this section you can find further information on term dates and any school INSET. For more information please contact us.

Term Dates

You can find details of dates and any school INSET days by clicking here.
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Gemau a chanlyniadau

In this section you can find further information on theschools sporting events. For more information please contact us.


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Contact Details

Ysgol Gyfun Ystalyfera,
Glanyrafon Road,
SA9 2JJ.

Tel: 01639 842129
Fax: 01639 845681

E-Mail: ygystalyfera@npted.org