is the name of a Comprehensive School with both English and Welsh classes in Whitland
, United Kingdom
It was founded in the 19th century as a small grammar school
, and has expanded since then into a large school of approximately 1,100 pupils today.
As of 2007, the latest additions to the school buildings have been a new maths block and an extended gym
. A £1.5 million sports hall
has recently been built and is used by the school and in the evenings by other groups including one of West Wales' basketball teams - the Preselli Storm. 2010 saw a new re-furbished canteen and a new "sweat shop" style gym, full of new equipment. The school continues to refurbish its class rooms and facilities.
The school has a motto. This is "I fyny for nod" this is Welsh
for "Aim for the highest."http://www.dyffryntaf.co.uk/images/main_logo.gif
Clubs in school
There are many clubs run in school. Some of these are Young Engineers (see www.youngeng.org) a rugby club for each year and a football club for each year. There is soon to be a Horticulture group. These are just some of the extra-curricular activities done in the school. Others include Speak Out! club, run by sixth formers, a public speaking and debating club for all years. And the Eco Committee, an ecology group who meet weekly to discuss the schools environmental impact. Orchestra and choir also practice weekly.
Music in school
The school has an excellent reputation... Read More