Primary Olympic Event On Friday 9th June Mrs Cousins class attended the Primary Olympic Sporting event at Newton Abbot College. The children participated in street surfing, cycling and badminton to name but a few events! It was a busy day and fun was had by all. All of the children behaved in a true sportmanship style; working well as team with children from other schools. A particular mention needs to go to Joshua-Paul Price as Mr Burford, from Bradley Barton School, approached Mrs Levers because he wanted it to be known that Joshua Paul was a credit to the group he was read more »
Mr Hampton and Mrs Galling were delighted to meet with Father Nick Debney, who is the new Parish Priest for St Lukes’ Church. Mrs Galling and Mr Hampton were keen to hear about Father Nick’s experiences of working with schools in his previous parish in Dartmouth. Mr Hampton gave Father Nick a tour of the school, as well as introducing staff and children along the way. We hope that Father Nick will become a familiar face in our school over the forthcoming year.
On the afternoon of Friday 16th June our Year 6 School Councillors – Ashton Harry and Lauren Byrne – went along to the final Newton Abbot School Council meeting at Coombeshead Academy. They presented a Powerpoint that they had created around the theme ‘Why Our School is Special’. Mr Whiffen, who chaired the meeting and is an Assistant Head at the school, said that it was the best presentation that he had seen in the last four years of running the Council. What he felt was even more impressive was the presentation skills that they demonstrated and the confidence displayed read more »