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Aquarium Trip

Years 2-3 took part in special workshops at Plymouth Aquarium as part of Science Week. The children took part in two workshops, a dive show and had the opportunity to look around the aquarium.The trip was kindly sponsored by FODS.

By | March 27th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Aquarium Trip

Comic Relief

Wow, what a great day. The children of Diptford School made a massive effort with their 'Crazy Hair & Crazy Faces' today on Red Nose Day for Comic Relief. Donations were given and fun was had.

By | March 13th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Comic Relief


A group of year 6 pupils planned and led this weeks assembly on Dhouda from 9th century. Their assemblies theme was 'The Gift of Advice'. They have asked the pupils to think this week about times when people have given them advice which has helped them.

By | February 10th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Assembly

Puppet Show

The whole school enjoyed a puppet show performance today from company Puppetcraft called 'Monkey' . Inspired by the ancient Chinese story, it was the adventures of a comical, fantastical superhero.

By | January 30th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Puppet Show

Paddington Day

The Children of Diptford enjoyed a fabulous 'Paddington Bear' special lunch on Thursday 15th January. Charlie, our fab cook, also set the children a colouring challenge. She made some brilliant cookies in the shape of Paddington Bear and judged each Year group for a winner   .

By | January 16th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Paddington Day

Christmas Dinner

The children and staff were all treated to a magnificent Christmas Dinner this week. School cook Charlie, made the most amazing lunch, FODs were there to help and serve and get everything ready. The big man himself, Father Christmas, even came to visit with presents for all the children.

By | December 19th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Christmas Dinner

Christmas Crafts

Diptford Pupils enjoyed a morning full of glitter and sparkles with┬áChristmas craft activities with the lovely help of the FODS team. A huge thank you to them and the children made some great bits and pieces to take home.  

By | December 18th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Christmas Crafts

Christmas Service

The family and friends of Diptford Pupils were treated last night to a┬áCarol Service from all the children at Diptford School. Tilly performed beautifully on her harp, Class 3 recited some lovely readings for Christmas and all the school sang lots of songs and hymns.  

By | December 18th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Christmas Service

Beautiful Artwork

The children in Class 3 are taking part in some fantastic art sessions with Leanne Christie, who produces stunning Original Oil Artwork. Leanne came in and did a school assembly before starting work with the children. Some of their pieces are shown here and Diptford are very lucky to have Leanne creating a mural for [...]

By | November 28th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Beautiful Artwork

Christmas Designs

The Pupils at Diptford designed their very own Christmas Cards to send out to family & friends this festive season, see below a few of the brilliant results

By | November 20th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Christmas Designs