Monthly Archives: February 2022


Welcome back…

I hope you all had a good half term break... we're all looking forward to seeing everyone back tomorrow! Covid update and World Book Day info (This Thursday) below.  Thank you for your understanding at our early closure for half term.  It was a good decision looking at how bad it finally got.  We only got slight damage here with [...]

e-Safety parents’ session…

We've now got a link to a recording of our recent Online Safety session. If you'd like to see this... please get in touch via email to Jo, and we'll email back a Zoom link and password. If you did see it, do please let us know what you thought of it.         Our website's earlier blog below... Do you [...]

Friday 18th – school closed.

Dear parents, Following advice from Devon County Council, and working in partnership with the other BLCT schools, we have made the difficult decision to shut the school tomorrow. The risk assessment of our school site, and the journeys our families make, has highlighted a number of hazards which could cause harm to an adult or child and we have very [...]

World Book Day – Thursday 3rd March

It is World Book Day on Thursday 3rd March! This is the Thursday after half term - don't forget, you can dress up as your favourite character on that day. If you have a book you would like to share with your friends, please bring it in!

Viking morning in Class 4

We have had a fantastic morning! We have shown off how much we already know about where the Vikings came from, where they journeyed and even the mysterious lies about Greenland. We discovered why we haven’t any Viking treasures here in Devon, thanks to the King of Wessex! We then found out about the hidden treasures of England and monasteries [...]

e-Safety parents’ session… 16th Feb 7.45pm

I emailed some joining instructions on the 7.2.2022 (4pm) for tomorrow's Online Safety session.  I hope you've received these instructions and are able to join us tomorrow.  It starts at 8pm, but The 2 Johns suggested you logged in from 7.45pm to ensure you had entry.  I have heard, it should last until 9.30pm, so do please make sure you have a [...]

KS2 Topic Workshop

Dear Parents We have been offered the opportunity to have the fantastic storyteller and actor, Steve Manning, visit our school this Wednesday (16th February). He will be spending the morning with Class 4, bringing Viking history to life with real Viking artefacts, including shields and weapons, that the children will be able to handle & dress up in. They will [...]

What’s on w/e 11th February 2022 issue 527

Apologies that this didn't send on Friday. Here's our Newsletter with some information about this week's E-Safety session, and also a couple of requests. Class Stars :-) Well done to... Our Early Years… Willow Elliott Class 2… Lyla Napier Class 3… Tilly Kennedy Class 4… Alfred Crossman This ½ term’s school value is… We are Confident To help our children [...]

Lego kits needed…

We've started some Lego sessions at school but we're in need of some sets.  Before we purchase these (it'll soon mount up!) we wondered if there were any Lego sets unused on a shelf somewhere in our wider community that could be donated to school? We're looking for any boxsets really, but the age appropriate 5 - 12 would be [...]

e-safety Parent Support Event – details.

Do you know what effect COVID-19 Lockdown has had on your child? Do you know what media sources your child forms their opinions from? Do you know that self-generated images are now common among children in Years 5 and 6 across the country? Do you know that Minecraft, Roblox and Fortnite are not as safe as you might think? Do [...]