For the third consecutive year over 70% of students achieved 5A*– C grades with many gaining the top A* and A grades. Level 2 performance remains in the top 25% of schools in Wales with 78% of students achieving 5A* – C.

Tonypandy Community College has maintained progress achieved in 2011/12.

Performance in Science, English and many creative subjects was exceptional. Exam results in English increased by 8%.

Mrs Helen O’Sullivan, Headteacher commented, “the results reflect the dedication and hard work of both staff and students. We are all delighted with these results and look forward to welcoming students back into Post 16 to continue their studies. We congratulate everyone; this is a time to celebrate student performance, well done.”

The following students’ results indicate the level of performance at the College.

Best certificates.

Evangeline Tudball  8A*   2A  1B   5C


Jack Parry:               6A*    1A   1B   7C


Lucy Williams:        4A*     5A    3B    1C


Lisa Colcombe:       4A*    1A    5B   4C


Levi Davies:            1A*     5A    6B   2C


Katie Gregory:        1A*     4A    7B    2C


Jack Luker:              2A    7B    4C


Kate Miles:              4A*     2A    2B   3C


Rhian Jones :           4A*     1A    2B   6C


Lucy Allen:              2A*     4A     5B    2C


Thomas Hawdon:     6A     4B     2C