Is your child missing out? -

Did you know that all children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 are able to have a FREE school meal every day?! You do not need to register for this, you just need to order through ParentPay or contact us for help.

School Admissions -

We still have spaces available for children to join us in Reception, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3 and Year 5.

 Please contact the school office for more information.

Home learning

Below is a list of resources and ideas to use the time at home effectively to make sure the children remain active and curious.


Advice for parents and educational cartoons 



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Joe Wickes

Inspired Schools





WhiteRose Maths:

Maths with Carol Vorderman



Spelling shed:

English with David Walliams for lots of books and games which has levelled books to read



with Jamie Oliver

Cooking with Theo Michaels (Mon/Wed/Fri) 



with Steve Backshall 



Music with Myleen Klass


History with Dan Snow (free for 30 days)



Professor Brian Cox is great for science:

Ideas for activities at home could include things like:


Board games;

Puzzles (noughts and crosses/ squares/ hangman);

The alphabet game - I went to the shop and bought an apple, banana etc;

A project on something they are interested in or a topic that they have/will cover (;

Learn all their multiplication tables;

The team behind @kaleidoscopeire are doing a daily creative project called ‘Home Club’, also starting Monday.

Story time:

Starting on Monday, at 6pm GMT Oliver Jeffers ( will be reading one of his books every weekday, and talking about some of the things that went into making it.
Also, Mac Barnett ( will be doing the same with his books daily, an hour later.


Audible are also allowing free access to a range of audio books suitable for family listening:

Bread Making

26 May 2021

Year 4 has been learning about making bread in DT. They have taste-tested different bread then designed their own. 

World Book Day 2021

04 Mar 2021

The children in school and at home have had a wonderful day. We have been dressing up and discussing our favourite book characters, doing Stop, Drop and Read all day, designing our own book characters...

School Therapy Dog

16 Sep 2020

We are really pleased to announce that Woody our new school therapy dog will be joining us soon! We will give him some time to get used to his surroundings and then you might start seeing him around s...

World Book Day 2020

05 Mar 2020

Little Acorns have been celebrating World Book Day. The children were very excited to join the older children in school for assembly and see all the other children dressed as their favourite book char...

Greek Workshop

19 Nov 2019

Year 6 enjoyed a fun-filled day of Ancient Greeks led by Martin. They learnt about the history and difference between Athens and Sparta including how Athens was a democracy and Sparta was an oli...

Cello lessons

11 Nov 2019

Every Thursday morning our Year 6 class are joining Miss Ashby at the Axe Valley Academy for cello lessons.

Maths masterclass

11 Nov 2019

On Thursday 7th November, the second of this year's RI Maths Masterclasses was held at Mrs Ethelston's Primary Academy.  During the afternoon, Year 6 children from across the Multi Academy Trust...

Canoeing fun

10 Jul 2019

On Thursday 27th and Friday 28th June, some of our Year 6 children experienced a canoeing taster day organised by the Axe Vale Canoe Club in Axmouth. They enjoyed paddling up the river beyond Axmouth,...

Royal Maths Institute afternoon

05 Apr 2019

RI Mathematics, Engineering and Computer Science Masterclasses are hands-on and interactive extracurricular sessions led by top experts from academia and industry for keen a...

Fabulous Friction!

05 Apr 2019

Colyton Grammar School Science Department came and did a workshop called 'Fabulous Friction!'. Since then, Year 5 have worked hard on their own projects and we now have two entries for the science fai...