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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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  •  Battle for the Top – Student Leadership Team revealed

    Battle for the Top – Student Leadership Team revealed

    A talented team of Callington Community College pupils have been selected as the new Student Leadership Team for 2018/2019.

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  •  Summer Concert 2018

    Summer Concert 2018

    The 2018 Summer Concert was a resounding success! With a fantastic variety of musical acts, ranging from orchestral medleys from the College Orchestra, to contemporary performances,  such as an Ed Sheeran song with a chorus of “Footballs Coming Home”.

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  •  The Friday Band World Tour

    The Friday Band World Tour

    On Monday 2 July, the College wind band, affectionately known as the Friday Band, went out to two of our feeder primary schools, Harrowbarrow and St Dominick, on their “2018 World Tour”.

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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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  •  **Stop Press** Former  Student lands lead role in UK Tour of Dirty Dancing

    **Stop Press** Former Student lands lead role in UK Tour of Dirty Dancing

    Former Ivybridge Community College student, Michael O’Reilly, has just landed the lead role of ‘Johnny’ in the UK Tour of Dirty Dancing.

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  •  'A Million Dreams’

    'A Million Dreams’

    An outstanding set of musical performances were showcased at Ivybridge Community College on Saturday, 14 July, in the cabaret variety performance entitled ‘A Million Dreams’.

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  •  Opening 5th September

    Opening 5th September

    Application for admission through Devon County Council until 4th September. 

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  •  Recruitment


    We are delighted to have recruited most of our 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 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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