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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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  •  Band Night

    Band Night

    On the Tuesday 15 May, the Year 12 BTEC Music students carried out a “Band Night” as part of their course.

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  •  Inter-Regional Table Tennis Finals

    Inter-Regional Table Tennis Finals

    Year 8 student, Angharad Beman, had a great weekend at the Inter-Regional Table Tennis finals on  13 and 14 May.

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  •  Callington Mayfest

    Callington Mayfest

    The weather was perfect on Saturday for the Callington Mayfest celebrations! 

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  •  Enrichment Week Parent Pay Information for Years 7, 8 and 9

    Enrichment Week Parent Pay Information for Years 7, 8 and 9

    ParentPay will go live throughout the day (Thursday, 24 May from 1pm onwards) for ON-SITE activities and College Athletic Championships.

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  •  Students achieve Success at Ten Tors Expedition

    Students achieve Success at Ten Tors Expedition

    Ivybridge Community College enjoyed incredible success at this year’s Ten Tors expedition. Over the weekend of 12 -13 May six teams of students successfully completed the expedition.

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  •  Impact Day 2

    Impact Day 2

    Wednesday, 14 March saw the second of Ivybridge Community College’s Impact Day Initiatives.  As with the previous Impact Day it was a day that represented everything that is best about the quality of character education at the College, with the topics covered being those of Exploration, Discovery and Sustainability.   

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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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  •  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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  •  Open day dates - 17 & 21 April

    Open day dates - 17 & 21 April

    Come and meet the Sherford Vale Team...

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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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  •  Stowford Choir - Winners!

    Stowford Choir - Winners!

    Stowford Choir won the BBC Radio Devon 'Star for Christmas' competiton!

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  •  Stowford Choir - BBC Radio Devon Finalists

    Stowford Choir - BBC Radio Devon Finalists

    Stowford Choir opened the  Christmas Fair organised by Stowford Friends on Saturday 25th November.  The Choir sang Kuyimba, which is their entry in the final of the BBC Radio Devon Star for Christmas competition. 

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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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  •  Yealmpton Flyer 11.05.18

    Yealmpton Flyer 11.05.18

    Yealmpton Flyer 11.5.18

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  •  Garden Gang

    Garden Gang

    Garden Gang planted broad beans in the vegetable patch.

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  •  Chemistry masterclass

    Chemistry masterclass

    Space ambassador Mike Grocott delivered a chemistry masterclass to Pine class.

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