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Link Academy Trust Writers Day

On 22nd February, the first Link Academy Writers' Day was held at Landscove Schoolhouse.  Children from the Totnes and Newton & Teign hubs came together with the sole aim of immersing themselves in writing for the day. After a chance to get to know each other with a fun ice-breaker, we all went off for [...]

By | February 26th, 2018|news|Comments Off on Link Academy Trust Writers Day

Teign Valley Inter School Gymnastics Competition

Congratulations to our Gymnastics Squad who took part in the Teign Valley Inter School League in February. The whole team completed fantastic, high quality floor routines, that they learnt off by heart, and demonstrated great athleticism to complete two footed vaults all of which were performed superbly in front of a panel of judges and [...]

By | February 20th, 2018|news|Comments Off on Teign Valley Inter School Gymnastics Competition

Isambard Kingdom Brunel visit

Sycamore and Redwoods had a visit from Isambard Kingdom Brunel today!  We learnt all about his life and how, thanks to his amazing engineering skills, the railway came to Newton Abbot and Torbay, changing the lives of many people. These are just a few of the facts that we learnt: - Did you know he [...]

By | February 5th, 2018|news, Redwoods' Blog, Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on Isambard Kingdom Brunel visit

Friendship Day – Special Menu

By | January 31st, 2018|news|Comments Off on Friendship Day – Special Menu

A very wet teddy bears picnic!

On Friday morning the Oaks and Acorns were left a message from some teddy bears. It was a letter inviting us to a teddy bears picnic. We searched the school to find them but there was a problem!! The bears and their picnic were very, very wet! We decided they must have been caught [...]

By | January 11th, 2018|Acorns and Oaks' Blog, news|Comments Off on A very wet teddy bears picnic!

Free School Meals

RE: FREE SCHOOL MEALS / IN YEAR ADMISSIONSWe are now able to offer Free School Meals to our pre-school children.  This can be actioned via the Citizens Portal run by Devon County Council.  We would ask that all parents register and apply without delay to receive an instant decision.Once registered The Citizens Portal can be found athttps://oneonline.devon.gov.uk/CCSCitizenPortal_LIVE/Account/Login The [...]

By | January 4th, 2018|news|Comments Off on Free School Meals

Santa’s North Pole Express

Santa's North Pole Express On Tuesday 12th December Acorns and Oaks were lucky enough to take a ride on Santa's North Pole Express at Trago Mills. As we travelled on the train to Santa's Grotto we spotted elves and reindeer as we listened to Christmas music. Once we arrived we were greeted by [...]

By | December 14th, 2017|Acorns and Oaks' Blog, news|Comments Off on Santa’s North Pole Express

The Dogs Trust

Today Redwoods and Sycamores were visited by Katie from 'The Dogs Trust'. Katie came to teach the children about how to be a responsible dog owner as well as how to keep themselves safe around dogs. The session was informative, engaging and interactive and everyone went away with a clear understanding of how they can [...]

By | December 7th, 2017|news|Comments Off on The Dogs Trust

Children in Need Spotacular Success!

The School Council organised a 'Spotacular Children in Need' day this year. Everyone came to school dressed in their spottiest attire and donated towards this worthy cause. Throughout the day, children baked Pudsey themed cakes, with help from ISS who also kindly donated the ingredients, and then, at the end school, the school council set [...]

By | November 19th, 2017|news|Comments Off on Children in Need Spotacular Success!

Sycamore Class Anti-Bullying Graffiti Wall

  Great Anti- Bullying week with Sycamore class. Look at our positive affirmations and ways to put an end to bullying!  

By | November 18th, 2017|news, Sycamores' Blog|Comments Off on Sycamore Class Anti-Bullying Graffiti Wall