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Squid Game & Online Safety…

Something we're currently monitoring in school is that some children are playing games at playtime that could be related to the Netflix show, Squid Game. Whilst the show itself is rated 15 and is unsuitable for viewing for any and all of our children, it appears that there are now online games (eg. Roblox), memes and social media (Tik Tok [...]

Athletics… with others!

A wonderful after-school athletics competition with (and against!) the other schools in our Cooperative Trust. It's been a very long time since our last inter-school competition! Well done team... Excellent effort and brilliant teamwork!

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!

Newsletter … week-ending 24th September 2021 … issue 511

Class Stars :-) Our Early Years… Jesse Matthews  Class 2… Evie Pavitt Class 3… Belle Bray Class 4… Kitty Cheal  Staff Shout-Out… Harriet Maguire for showing us that learning is a life-long thing!  (Good luck & well done!)  This ½ term’s school value is… We are Kind “Do to others as you would have them do to you.”  Luke 6 [...]

Harvest items…

We've one more week left for collecting up items for Harvest. These will be heading off to St. George's Church after school next Friday, and then on to the local Food banks. Here's 2 carrier bags' worth already! Thank you! We'd love to keep the tradition of donating cash with these items too please. Rather than (we used to) sellotape [...]

Newsletter … week-ending 17th September 2021 … issue 510

Class Stars :-) Our Early Years… Maya Maynard Class 2… William Hill-Dymond Class 3… Tilly Kennedy Class 4… Jasper Hill-Haimes Staff Shout-Out… Miss Smale for providing a great start to the EYFS children    This ½ term’s school value is… We are Kind “Do to others as you would have them do to you.”  Luke 6 v.31   Our children [...]

Braunton School – Open Evening

Braunton School has its Open Evening next Thursday, the 23rd September for our current year 6s to have a look round. To manage this safely, the Academy are staggering entry for the Primary Schools with Georgeham (and Kingsacre and Marwood) allocated the arrival time of 7.30pm, and limiting numbers from each household to the Year 6 child and two other [...]

Welcome back! 

Singing Assembly is happening right now and the children are quite excited indeed about High School Musical and The Greatest Showman!   It's been a long time coming!! What a wonderful first couple of days back - the children have been a delight, they've played as one BIG group on the field and they've been learning names and seeing friends that [...]

Welcome back! (almost there)

I hope you’ve had a good and relaxing summer break.  We’re almost there... but we're all looking forward to having the children back and seeing their smiling faces! As I said when we finished in the summer, I am writing this to confirm arrangements for the start of the new term on Tuesday the 7th. I’m sure many of you will [...]

20/21’s Final Newsletter … issue 508

Well, we finally made it!  I’m quite surprised we managed to get to the last day without too much of a hiccup, especially when you hear about the Covid storm that seems to be brewing close by! This school year has certainly been the most difficult that I’ve ever had to navigate.  We’d already experienced a 6-month teaser in to [...]