The builders have moved into Diptford Primary School with construction started in the playground area to build a brand new purpose build Pre-School. Following a fantastic fundraising drive by the Friends of Diptford School and a generous donation by a local charity the building will provide much needed teaching and learning space for the school. [...]
The Year 3 and 4 children really enjoyed the two day camp on the Raleigh Estate. They were very at home in the woods, camping, going on a night walk, making fires, cooking home made pizza and going on the zip wire. They showed their resilience and worked well together in teams - a very [...]
Some pupils from Year's 3 - 6 took part in a Cross Country Event at Stover School on Wednesday 17th September. All the children who took part did really well with Lottie Humphrey coming in a triumphant 2nd place.
A 'Time Portal' has arrived on the grounds of Diptford School. On the first day back the children received a letter explaining that they must complete a series of tasks throughout the school year to rebuild the Time Shifter's timeline of History. The timeline was shattered when 3 children from 1865 fell into the portal. [...]
The weather was extremely kind to us for Sports Day, the sun shone and the spectators showed their support brilliantly. All the children put in massive effort with enthusiasm and afterwards a very tasty BBQ was put on by the great FODS team.
Tesco visited the whole school for the day on Tuesday 24th June and ran sessions with each class. Sue Durrant bought in various fresh produce for the children to try. Class 3 were learning about where our fruit and veg comes from and why, Class 2 learnt all about the mechanics and production of food and [...]
More pictures are available on the Class 3 page
Surf School at Bantham began this week with glorious weather.
Class 1 had a very exciting day this week, when the eggs that they have been carefully incubating for a few weeks started to hatch. They now have 8 very cute chicks, here are some photos.
We have recently had a beautiful fused glass window installed in The Den area at school. Some of the pupils helped with the design and then were lucky enough to go to Ayles Glass studio in Rattery to help with the actual finished product. Parent Scott Elson of Ashburton Glass & Locks was kind enough [...]