Welcome to Ysgol Y Tymbl
In Tumble School we gain every opportunity to embed enthusiasm and curiosity in each individual to be confident with broad skills, to demand high expectations with positive attitudes and relationships, to expand horizons and to be effective learners.
We encourage cooperation and support of parents and the whole community in engaging the learning journey of each individual. We aim towards creative minds, making wise decisions, respectful attitude, a healthy body and mind, live a full life and contribute effectively to a society and to their lifelong learning.
The school provides education for pupils between the ages of three and a half to eleven years. The school is located in Heol Y Neuadd in the centre of the village. It opened in 1913.
Since November 2015, Tumble School has federated with Llechyfedach School with one Governing Body and one head for both schools.
To create a happy school environment that will promote the intellectual, emotional, physical, social and spiritual development of each child to his/her maximum potential.
To foster in each child the motivation to learn and improve their knowledge.
To provide opportunities for every child to develop to their full potential through a wide and varied programme of exciting, interesting and relevant experiences. To foster self-esteem and respect towards others whilst developing positive attitudes and values.
To ensure that each and every child has access to a wide, varied and balanced curriculum.
To develop language skills to enable pupils to communicate effectively. This includes speaking and listening, reading and writing.
To develop skills, knowledge and understanding of mathematical concepts.
To develop in children an awareness and appreciation of their community, language, traditions and culture as well as their environment.
To raise awareness of the importance of personal hygiene, appearance, manners, morals and good behaviour.
To foster close links between the school, the home and the community.
OUR VISION FOR ICT
Tumble School aims to use all aspects of ICT to engage, motivate and inspire pupils, parents, governors and teachers in the promotion of teaching and learning both within and beyond the school.
We want all our staff and pupils to be confident, competent and independent users of ICT, capable of adapting their skills to meet the new challenges of emerging technologies.
The New Curriculum - watch the video here.