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Westcountry Schools Trust

Welcome toWestcountry Schools Trust

Stronger together . . . every child in a great school Welcome to Westcountry Schools Trust (WeST); a family of schools formed around two clusters, each including primary schools and secondary schools.  Initially formed as a small Multi Academy Trust (MAT) of two schools in 2011, we were delighted when a further five schools and The Learning Institute (TLI) joined us in 2016.  When a neighbouring group of six schools expresse...

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  •  Challenge Week 2018

    Challenge Week 2018

    Visit our Twitter feed and Facebook page for regular Challenge Week activity updates!

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  •  Thank You, Music Ambassadors!

    Thank You, Music Ambassadors!

    The Summer Concert and other music events would never be possible without the help of our wonderful Music Ambassadors.

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  •  Cornwall's Junior Chef of the Year!

    Cornwall's Junior Chef of the Year!

    On Thursday, Jorgia Pickett competed in the Cornwall heat of the South West Junior Chef of the Year competition.

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  •  USE OF MOBILE PHONES - 5 DAY FEEDBACK

    USE OF MOBILE PHONES - 5 DAY FEEDBACK

    We seek both student and parent feedback about the above, please click on the link below to take you to the correct survey.

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  •  Exam Results and Sixth Form Admission Information

    Exam Results and Sixth Form Admission Information

    Results Days

    Please see tabs at the bottom of the page for more information regarding A level results and UCAS Clearing, and also Internal and External admission procedures to the Sixth Form following GCSE results.

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  •  ‘Teach Like a Champion’ 2 day Conference with Doug Lemov, 28, and 29 June 2018

    ‘Teach Like a Champion’ 2 day Conference with Doug Lemov, 28, and 29 June 2018

    Thursday, 28 June, saw Ivybridge Community College welcome Doug Lemov, and his colleague Colleen Driggs, all the way from America to deliver an inspiring workshop to all of our teaching staff.

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  •  A big week for local parents

    A big week for local parents

    This week is a big week in the Devon education diary as yesterday, Monday 16, was Offer Day for primary schools in the area. 

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  •  Recruitment

    Recruitment

    We are delighted to have started recruiting for staff to join our team in September.

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  •  Meet our Teachers

    Meet our Teachers

    With the construction of Sherford's primary school well underway, we caught up with two of its new teachers, Miss Ramsey and Miss May, to hear their hopes for Sherford Vale, as they prepare to start teaching the first pupils from September.

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  •  Junior Ten Tors Team

    Junior Ten Tors Team

    Stowford School are proud to announce a successful first expedition in the Junior Ten Tors.

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  •  STOWFORD FIELD GUN CREW

    STOWFORD FIELD GUN CREW

    Stowford Field Gun Crew took part in their first competition on Sunday 3rd June. 

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  •  Speed Watch with Year 6

    Speed Watch with Year 6

    On 19th and 20th April the Year 6 classes at Stowford School took part in a Speed Watch initiative with Ivybridge Neighbourhood Police.

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  •  RNLI Visit

    RNLI Visit

    Beach Safety for all

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  •  Pirate Week - April 2018

    Pirate Week - April 2018

    Swashbuckling fun

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  •  Caribbean Day - April 2018

    Caribbean Day - April 2018

    New Topic learning

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  •  Life on The Yealm Bioblitz

    Life on The Yealm Bioblitz

    Pine and Elm class joined scientists from the MBA and South Devon AONB to study living things in and around the River Yealm.

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  •  Online Safety Newsletter July 2018

    Online Safety Newsletter July 2018

    Please find the E-Safety newsletter for July here!

    Get in touch if there are any apps/games/themes that you would like more information on.

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  •  Cakes Mufti Friday 15th June

    Cakes Mufti Friday 15th June

    Donate cakes or sweets for the Summer Fayre!

    Homemade, shop bought, fancy or funny – as long as they are in-date we will gladly receive them for our cake and sweets stall at the Summer Fayre the following day.

    Thank you all very much for your support we hope to see you all at the Summer Fayre on Saturday, 16th June 12-4pm.
    Don’t forget your scarecrow!

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