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 [...]
Surf Club at Bantham is running again this term, it started last week in glorious weather!
The Totnes Learning Community Athletics Competition was held recently for Year 3 & 4 students.
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 [...]
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.
With thanks to South Hams Newspaper for the photo
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 [...]
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
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.