Monthly Archives: March 2022


BLCT Football Tournament…

Well done to our excellent football squads in yea 3/4 and year 5/6, for playing well and being a great team! 3rd place, when there's so many teams from the Cooperative Trust in the tournament, is an excellent achievement - well done! Thanks, hugely, to Julian Matthews, Matthew Woodeson and Mat Turner for coaching over many weeks, and for spending [...]

Thank you to our lovely Year 1s!

The Year 1 children came for a peer reading session with the Reception children today and they all loved it!  

We’re going on a ‘spring hunt’….

We've made full use of this beautiful Spring weather. Yesterday, we started talking about the changes that happen between Winter and Spring. We went on a little walk around the school grounds and did our own 'spring hunt'. We found; birds, flowers, seedlings, leaves and ladybirds! We sat down on the grass and talked about the different things we could [...]

What’s on w/e 25th March 2022 issue 531

Back to a 'normal week', next week.  Read below for details. And apologies for the delay - An Internet Provider change-over, isn't straight forward?! Class Stars :-) Well done to... Our Early Years… Blossom Hall Class 2… Reuben Brooks Class 3 & Class 4 - all of them, for their patience and understanding! This ½ term’s school value is… We are [...]

Wednesday’s Covid update…

Dear Parents, I’m sending this via our blog as well as via email, so that absolutely everyone is kept informed of our current position, and we don’t miss anyone out. I’d like to say thank you for the positive responses, the feedback and the general acceptance of the situation regarding Covid-19, which has certainly made a bit of an impact [...]

Covid update WB 21.3.2022

Dear ParentsAs we head into the new school week, I thought it a good idea to give you an update on the current level of Covid cases within the school. You’ll be aware that cases are rising across Devon, and this is impacting pupils and staff across all schools in the area. I’m pleased to report that the Preschool and [...]

What’s on w/e 18th March 2022 issue 530

Class Stars :-) Well done to... Our Early Years… Maya Maynard Class 2… Holly Betteridge Class 3… Belle Bray Class 4… James Ferguson This ½ term’s school value is… We are A Community. We encourage a sense of belonging and responsibility to each other, our environment and the world we live in... “Love your neighbour as yourself.” Matthew 22. v39 [...]

Class 4 Viking shield wall

We had great fun using our homework project shields this week to practise shield wall formation. We even recreated the Battle of Hastings using the hill on our school field!

Baby Baptism

In class 1, this term in Religious Education, we have being learning all about Christian ceremonies that celebrate how special we are to God. We've spent time learning about baptism and the rituals that go with this. We've even looked at other religions and enjoyed learning about the ways that a baby's birth are celebrated all around the world. Yesterday [...]

Covid-19 update…

I thought it a good idea to give you an update... We have several children off with Covid at the moment (and several staff) but we still have some mitigations in place and the guidance and expectations are still the same... Keep the rooms well ventilated, Clean certain touch points more regularly, Stay off school if you are positive - [...]