Buddy and Peer Mediator Training

Along with pupils from a number of other primary schools locally, three of our lunchtime ‘buddies’ and ‘peer mediators’ attended training at Stover School to offer support and fresh ideas in their lunchtime roles. This time the focus was on ‘cup stacking’. Pupils met with the other buddies following the training, so that they could… Read more »

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BMX Team

Posted: 31 January 2016

Sixteen pupils attended the BMX sessions at Decoy skate park, in conjunction with the South Dartmoor Sports Partnership. Justin Knox , the instructor who led the six sessions with pupils aged between 6 and 11 years old, helped to develop the chidren’s skills and confidence using a BMX bike.

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RSPB Birdwatch

Posted: 31 January 2016

St Mary’s pupils took part in the RSPB Schools’ Birdwatch this year. Having positioned the feeders in a prime spot, several pupils took turns to observe the feeder and make a note of which types of birds visited. The children were very pleased to find a Goldcrest, as when the results were submitted to the… Read more »

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Plymouth CAST

Posted: 5 March 2014

Thank to you all parents and other stakeholders who considered the Governors’ proposal to join the Plymouth CAST.  The governors met on Tuesday 4th March to consider the consultation responses and as a result of this the Governing Body has reaffirmed their decision to join the Multi-Academy Trust, Plymouth CAST. Fr. Francis Straw OSB, Chair,… Read more »

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