Spring Newsletter 2014 - Second Half
Friday 04, 15:18
I am pleased to inform you that the recent OfSTED inspection of the School Nursery has now been published and available for parents to see on the OfSTED website:
The report has graded the Nursery as ‘Good’ in all areas. As you are aware there have ...
Friday 04, 13:49
On the 29th March, Ben Bishop, Craig Marriott and Josh Quinn Rice represented Devon in an inter-county tournament, hosted in Cardiff against South Wales and Wiltshire. The boys played very well putting in a great deal of effort. Although Devon came third, it was a close fixture. Ben and Craig both won games and Josh gave a good account of...
Friday 04, 12:40
The Tag Rugby team had a successful week, winning the opening round of the Culm Valley Police tournament convincingly. They won all of their games, some of which by a large margin. Their performance has allowed them to automatically qualify for the finals in July, which they are looking forward to!
The team’s effort and effort was a cred...
Friday 04, 12:38
Article in 'Devon Life'
Tuesday March 26th 2014:
An East Devon school is putting the county on the global education map with a pioneering new project which has already seen them awarded $25,000 (£15,000) from Microsoft Corp.
Broadclyst Community Primary School presented their Global Enterprise Challenge idea to judges at the internatio...
Thursday 27, 08:50
Listen to Radio Devon's interview with Mr Bishop on Friday about our various projects in partnership with Killerton House.
Wednesday 26, 13:51
Taken from radioexe.co.uk:
Software giant hands $25,000 to local village school
Sunday, March 23rd 2014 08:00
A local primary school's won funding from IT giant Microsoft to carry out an idea it's had to educate pupils in technology and international business.
Broadclyst Primary came up with the Global Enterprise Challenge, in which s...
Wednesday 26, 13:47
On Tuesday 25th March two mixed teams travelled to Blundell’s Prep School in Tiverton to take part in a Tag Rugby tournament that involved other primary schools from around Devon including Duchy, Willand and Uffculme.
The teams consisted of many children who have only been playing tag rugby for a couple of weeks as well as some more expe...
Wednesday 26, 13:37
Last Tuesday 18th March, there was another mini-football tournament held at West Exe School. In total, Broadclyst A team played five teams only losing to one (the eventual winners). The tournament got off to a good start as Broadclyst A played and won, against Pinhoe – a team they hadn’t beaten in previous tournaments. Overall it was anot...
Monday 24, 10:53
Taken from The Exeter Daily - Full article here
Microsoft Corp. closed the 2014 Microsoft in Education Global Forum by awarding Broadclyst Community Primary School in East Devon $25,000 as part of The Pitch Competition. This new programme has been designed to seek out and kick-start the most innovative ideas from school leaders wor...
Friday 21, 14:19
Year 3 have continued to take part in weekly brass sessions, with Mr Lees at the helm. The children started off by learning the different notes and the fingers associated with them. They then moved onto learning simple songs including ‘We Will Rock You’, ‘Teacher’s Blues’ and ‘Pachelbel’s Canon’. This term they have begu...
Tuesday 18, 13:31
Friday 14th March saw Broadclyst Netball team play their way into the County High Fives Finals which are to be held at Exeter University in April. 8 children from year 6 played in a tournament held at St Luke’s’ University where they had to play 9 other schools from the local area. The team arrived with a positive attitude and...
Monday 17, 08:57