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Y3 ‘I’m A Survivor’ Exit Activity Trip to Arlington Court, 23rd March 2018


Year 3 had an amazing time, surviving out in the wild at Arlington Court! With the help of some lovely Petroc students, the children had the opportunity to build a shelter, navigate their way ... Continue Reading »

Y1 Trip to Skern Lodge, 23rd March 2018


On Friday 23rd March Year One enjoyed an outdoor education day at Skern Lodge. The children enjoyed exploring the site and searched for clues to investigate the story of a young boy who once ... Continue Reading »

School Council Presentation to Cruse, 13th March 2018


In the autumn term, School Council held a charity bake sale for Cruse Bereavement Care,  The bake sale was a huge success and School Council raised an amazing £314 for this fantastic ... Continue Reading »

Visit to Y2 from the Mayor of Barnstaple, 6th March 2018


Year 2 were very excited to have a visit from the Mayor of Barnstaple. The Mayor and her Beadle, George, kindly visited the children to share the roles they have in our community and ... Continue Reading »

Children’s Mental Health Week 2018


On the 5th-9th February, we took part in Children’s Mental Health Week 2018, run by school-based children’s mental health charity ‘Place2Be. This year’s theme was ‘Being Ourselves’. Throughout the week, each year group talked ... Continue Reading »

Go Wild, Saturday 3rd February 2018


What fun we had at our last Go Wild Saturday! We enjoyed lots of stomping about in the mud on our scavenger hunt and made seed balls for planting in the spring. We were ... Continue Reading »

Year 2 ‘Wow’ Activity – Careers Fair, January 2018


Year 2 were immersed in their new topic, ‘Where Will Work Take Me?’ when 11 parents and volunteers offered their time to talk about their job role. The Careers Fair took place in the ... Continue Reading »

Christmas Hampers Appeal for the Freedom Centre


Once again Newport School families have shown their community spirit by supporting our Christmas Hamper appeal for the Freedom Centre. We had an overwhelming amount of donations for the hampers.  We had mountains of ... Continue Reading »

Y3 Visit to Petroc, 5th December 2017


Year 3 had a magical day at Petroc on the 5th December. The children were invited along to Petroc by the travel and tourism students to take part in a day of festive ... Continue Reading »

Y3 Exit Activity, Autumn 2017


The year 3’s thoroughly enjoyed their exit activity today. They were able to share their learning with each other and explained how their different robots worked. We have seen some wonderful ideas and creativity ... Continue Reading »