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You may remember a little while ago we posted about our incredibly generous students and staff who kindly donated their advent calendars to Paignton Community Larder this Christmas. Well...

Get in the festive spirit and join us for an evening of pure joy and entertainment! Students, staff and friends of the school will be putting on a Christmas carol concert that is not to be missed! Riviera Centre Thursday 19th December 6pm - 8pm All proceeds will be going...

Over the weekend, our #YoungEnterprise team 'Gemme De La Mare' took part in the Christmas Trade Fair in Exeter. They were up against fierce competition, but the beautiful jewellery hand crafted out of sea glass stole the judges attention and the team took *SECOND PLACE*! These guys...

SHADED🎤🎸🎼 Last Thursday, Miss. Gale welcomed up and coming band 'Shaded' into school to speak to our year 7 & 8 students about a very important message. They discussed the use of social media and cyber bullying. They opened up about their experiences with bullying and...

We had a fabulous Harry Potter themed Christmas party for all our Accelerated Reader target achievers in years 7 and 8. Our Student librarians helped us to set up the feast and we had about 80 students attend. Our first Millionaire Word reader of the year, Ryan,...

Autumn is well and truly underway in the library this term.  We have several new displays of books for you to borrow: Charming, Cosy, Adventurous and Amusing tales for Autumn evening Who knew we had so many orange books in the library! There is a fabulous mix...

Our Accelerated Reader Target Achievers this term were rewarded with The Greatest Showman themed party yesterday to celebrate their success. They watched the film, ate hot dogs and freshly cooked popcorn, along with lots of treats. There were also magic tricks and a selection of...

We had the huge pleasure of taking a group of our year 7 and 8 students to Waterstones book store last week to give presentations on four of the  books that had been nominated for this year's prestigious Carnegie Award.  Our students had met with a...

The CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals are the UK's oldest and most prestigious children's book awards, recognising outstanding writing and illustration in books for children and young people. The CILIP Carnegie Medal is awarded every year by children's librarians for an outstanding book written in...

We celebrated World Book Day on Thursday 7th March and this year’s theme, due to popular demand, was Harry Potter. The library was magically transformed into Hogwarts to celebrate year 7 and 8 students who have achieved their Accelerated Reader target and some students for being...