Tamom (IDEA Chhuk-Site 1) Village Based Preschool

History of this preschool: This school was created on 1 of October 2012, during school year 2012-2013. We started with one classroom until end of school year 2013-2014.  From 2014-2015 to 2017-2018, the school run 2 sessions.  At the beginning, the class activities run in the room of pagoda and then was transferred a room of Tamum Primary School until school year 2014-2015.

In June 2014, IDEA Foundation granted fund to build a classroom, kiosk and playground, and late December 2014, the IDEA Team and volunteers from Hong Kong conducted the service trip and worked together with CCAFO team and communities to finish the construction.

Statistic record since the school open in the school year 2012-2013 to 2017-2018: 230 students (120 girls).  As of November 12, 2018, School Year 2018-2019, there is 31 students (18 girls).

Funding

I. Current funding partners;

  1. Buddhist Library Cambodia Project (part of salary of teacher)

  2. iHerb Charitable Foundation (overall running cost)

  3. The St.Patricks Day 3 Legged Charity Race (one time annual funding [running cost])

  4. OLEA granted fund for the oral health care and hand washing (toothpastes, tooth brushes and soaps), June 2018.

II. Here are the following funding partners to this school in the past:

  1. Buddhist Library Cambodia Project (part of teacher salary)

  2. The St.Patricks Day 3 Legged Charity Race (one time annual funding [running cost])

Photos below: show the history of the construction of the classroom by the IDEA Team and Volunteers from Hong Kong and CCAFO Team, and the activities from the past to cuurently time.

 Korng Channy  Current teacher  Her bio will come soon

Korng Channy

Current teacher

Her bio will come soon

 Chhun Bunna  First teacher

Chhun Bunna

First teacher

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