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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

Surf Club

Surf Club at Bantham is running again this term, it started last week in glorious weather!

By | June 22nd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Surf Club


The Totnes Learning Community Athletics Competition was held recently for Year 3 & 4 students.

By | June 20th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Athletics

Farewell Charlie

It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to Charlie as our school cook. She is a fantastic cook and has done an absolutely brilliant job of feeding the children and staff delicious meals throughout the year. Her cheerful and positive attitude will be greatly missed at lunchtimes. At least we we still get to see her [...]

By | May 29th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Farewell Charlie

Year 3&4 Forest & Beach Residential

Year 3 and 4 had a 'FAB' time at Forest and Beach last week. Activities included; archery, pond dipping, habitat studies, fire lighting, den building, leaf bashing and flag making, beach exploration, and a bat walk.

By | May 15th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Year 3&4 Forest & Beach Residential

Welcome to the new Reception children

With thanks to South Hams Newspaper for the photo

By | September 23rd, 2016|News|Comments Off on Welcome to the new Reception children

Adventure Day

Some of Diptford's pupils took part in an Adventure Race Day on Dartmoor provided by Young Spirit and what a brilliant day it was. It was well run, safe and challenged each child. As well as developing their team skills, the 8 children came away buzzing. They had a fantastic meal and it gave them a truly [...]

By | March 17th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Adventure Day

PE Events

Pupils from Year 5 & 6 took part in a Gymnastics event recently and have qualified for the finals - good luck! Lots of pupils from Diptford had an exciting day at the recent cycling competition at Stover - photos to follow  

By | March 10th, 2016|News|Comments Off on PE Events

Quicksticks Hockey

Brilliant Tournament for our Diptford Pupils. We were up against Ashburton, Canada Hill and Shaldon and ended up winning every match in our group. We went through to the finals and were just pipped to the post by Buckfastleigh . So overall we came second - what an achievement. So proud of them.

By | February 24th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Quicksticks Hockey

High 5 Netball Finals

The 8 children that attended the High 5 finals today were all brilliant sports. They demonstrated amazing determination and team work right through to the final match

By | February 11th, 2016|News|Comments Off on High 5 Netball Finals