Reading prizes…!

Some of Class 4 came and showed me the lovely bookmarks that they were given for filling up their first page of their reading log. What lovely scratch art bookmarks!

Year 6s on Lundy

Hopefully, this YouTube link will work. Here's the year 6s on their residential to Lundy.

Year 6s on Lundy…

Ok, so we've all possibly unpacked and managed to recoup some sleep now, so I thought it time to download the GoPro footage and have fun compiling a video (it takes ages so bear with me) but also to download the photos and post a blog about the Yr 6's amazing trip! Some interesting points about this trip... Tuesday... a [...]


What’s on our school’s wish-list and how can you help?  [link]  So when Santa offers to make a special case for your school (out of his usual wintry seasonable months), you need to get busy and take him up on his kind offer!  If your hard-earned cash has been burning a hole in your pocket over the last year, deprived [...]

Wave of Hope

We received many, brilliantly and very uniquely crafted handprints in to school earlier this week. Thanks to everyone who sent them in... below, is a gallery of photos of them! These will come together with other school children's handprints from the Braunton Learning Cooperative Trust, and will be on display on Friday, on the Tarka Trail, timed for the start [...]

Wave of Hope homework…

Something we heard about just as we were breaking up, is the 'Wave of Hope.' Children throughout the country, and certainly in Devon and Cornwall, are making a statement and creating a message for world leaders as the come together for the G7 summit in June. I know it's sunny, but if need an activity when you're hiding in the [...]

Year 6’s London trip… on video!

This video really does capture everything fun about our year 6's residential to London. The children were Kind, Curious, Confident, a Community, Adventurous and certainly Ambitious too. It was also a delight to have taken them and help them through the week!

Newsletter … week-ending… 14th May 2021 … issue 499

Class Stars :-) Our Early Years… Rory Brown Class 2… Bodhi Harris-Thompson Class 3… Rebecca Cameron Class 4… Martha Cox Staff Shout-out... Miss Smale and Miss Tucker ...and a link to our Celebration Assembly too! The DfE issued an update to the guidance on Monday evening but little has changed in terms of schools.  Here’s a brief summary of the [...]

Welcome back!

Everything's been so busy on our return - we wanted to blog yesterday but we've just had so much to do! Our return has of course been made so much more pleasant with the weather.  We were talking in our (two) staffrooms that the children have settled in really well, and have really enjoyed playing on the field with their [...]

“1st day” nerves?

Whereas most parents would've collapsed on the sofa with a cuppa at 9.20am, or gone for a peaceful walk on the beach this morning, all of us at school had an extremely busy and noisy time catching up with each other.... and it was lovely! It was an industrious day and the children did lots: they thought hard about what [...]