Devon Air Ambulance

Posted: 9 April 2017

St Mary’s invited a representative from the Devon Air Ambulance to come into school and talk to us about the work that they do. We also heard from one of our parents, Mr Taylor, whose eldest son had been helped by the Air Ambulance Service following a motorbike accident. The school council are now busy… Read more »

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Comic Relief

Posted: 9 April 2017

This year we sold red noses and dressed in mufti or something red to raise money for Comic Relief on Friday 23rd March. Thank you for all of your efforts, we managed to raise just under £100 for this charity.

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St Mary’s Choir

The school choir have been busy in the local community appearing at a number of events including the School Christmas Extravaganza, Carol Service in Buckfast Abbey, Newton Abbot Orchestra and Rotary Club concert, Buckfastleigh Town Fair, various Christmas community meals and also at a local care home for the elderly.  The choir have had wonderful feedback and seemed… Read more »

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Queen’s 90th birthday celebration

Posted: 5 August 2016

Children and staff dressed in red, white and blue and enjoyed a picnic lunch to celebrate the Queen’s 90th Birthday.  FOSMs decorated the school hall with buntin, balloons and flags on each table.  The lunches themselves were suitably ‘royal’ tableware, specially decorated fairy cakes and sandwiches to mark the occasion.

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End of term celebration

Posted: 3 August 2016

Around 130 parents and friends were invited to join the children from St Mary’s for a celebratory end of year roast dinner at St Cuthbert’s conference centre.  The opportunity to join the children for lunch was requested by parents, who had enjoyed a traditional Christmas dinner with the children at the end of the Autumn term and felt… Read more »

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