Phil Cole and Maggie Harrity Trophies

Thursday, 23 July 2015 by

At our Year 6 Leavers’ Assembly presentations of the Phil Cole and Maggie Harrity Trophies were made.  The Phil Cole Cup is given to the child who has made an outstanding contribution to the life of the school.  This year, that went to Holly (6B).  The Maggie Harrity Trophy is presented to a child who

Final Harvest

Wednesday, 22 July 2015 by

Ground Force collected the final harvest from the school vegetable patch this week, before the summer holidays begin. It’s been a fantastic year for berries, with the strawberries, black currants and gooseberries being used in several of the puddings served up with the school dinners!


Wednesday, 22 July 2015 by

 Dotty, our alpaca, is finished! On Monday 20th July, 2015 she was delivered to Occombe Farm where she will spend the summer holidays.  We enjoyed a fab afternoon at the Alpaca Grand Opening.  We watched a band, saw some Peruvian dancing and sang a song.  We then went for a walk around the mini Occombe Trail and

Book Quest

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 by

Well done to the three pupils, Kelsi (6BW), Noel (5L) and Selina (3N) who have read there way through 100 books and have been awarded Book Quest certificates from the Torquay Library.    

Team Trophies

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 by

Kelsi and William were the proud Emerald team captains who collected the House Team Points Trophy on behalf of Emerald! All of the points awarded on the Sports’ Days were totalled and  Raphaela and Myah, Sapphire’s team captains collected the KS2 Sports Day Trophy. The KS1 Trophy was won by Ruby.

KS1 Awards winners

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 by

Well done to all of the KS1 children who won awards this week 🙂

Governors’ Merit Awards

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 by

The annual “Governors’ Merit Awards” – given to two children from each class for their contribution to class/school life over the previous twelve months were awarded this week.  The following children received these: July 2015 Imogen – N Toby – N Callum – RRS Edie – RRS Charlie – RH Chloe – RH Daniel –

Termly Writers’ Ties

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 by

One child from each class was awarded one of these special ties for their efforts in Writing.  The recipients this term were: July 2015 Isobel – RRS Anthony – RH Grace – RST Amelia – 1CJ Isabelle – 1J Marlena – 1M Rosie – 2F Luke – 2G Richard – 2E Steve – 3T Ameer

Dawn Channon’s Performing Arts Cups

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 by

We handed out the inaugural “Dawn Channon Performing Arts Cups”.  Each class teacher nominated one child and the whole staff voted.  The first winners were Henry, 2F, in EYFS/KS1 and Joseph, 4V, in KS2.

The Danny Brown Trophy

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 by

  The “Danny Brown Trophy” is awarded to the child who makes an outstanding contribution on Sports Day.  This year the winner was Emma, 5Sk, who won every event she entered!