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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 [...]

Year 6s on Lundy

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

Parent Survey – Feedback from Ali Smith, Chair of Governors.

Thank you to the 56 families who completed our online Parent Survey - reading your feedback and suggestions has been a real pleasure this week. We asked you to consider a number of questions about the school and rank your experience from 5 (excellent) to 1 (very poor).  The results were really encouraging - below we have listed the percentages [...]


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 [...]

Online Safety Webinar … TONIGHT … 7pm

The Braunton Learning Cooperative has organised an Online Safety webinar (online of course!) TONIGHT at 7pm, hosted by Karl Hopwood, from Karl will be addressing the following things in his webinar: What are children and young people really doing when they go online (as opposed to what they might tell their parents that they are doing) What are the [...]

Friday Celebration Assembly 6th November 2020

I thought you may like to see one of the assemblies we do on a Friday?

“Are they unwell?” Help sheet…

We thought a flowchart may make things a bit easier to work out whether an 'ill child' should come to school or not.  Most of these initial decisions will lie with our parents of course, as only they know if their child would be well enough for school, but these are uncharted times (I avoided the word 'unprecedented'!), the 'R-rate' [...]

Almost Final Newsletter…

Same newsletter as Thursday, but we heard there was a flux of them going to parents' spam folders, so this is a second attempt... Hi, I thought I'd give you an update on what’s happening in school at the moment, the things taking place over the summer and also a headline on some changes for September.  My video explains it [...]

Newberry Road Footpath Update…

To everyone who has visited the project site, a big thank you! Every “Like”, “Share” and Donation scores points so if you have only done one of those things, could we ask you go back and do the others too? Likes and Shares each score one point and a donation scores ten points. Thank you! CARA are half way through [...]

Solihull Approach Online Courses… free for all parents in Devon.

Devon Local Maternity System have purchased a multi-user licence for four Solihull Approach online courses, for all parents and parents-to-be. Understanding your pregnancy, birth, labour and your baby Understanding your baby Understanding your child Understanding your teenagers brain Every single resident in Devon can access the courses completely free of charge. These courses are for everyone who wants to be [...]