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Preston
Primary School
Academy

School News

Please find a selection of our latest curriculum innovations at Preston Primary School. To meet our vision for Preston, every member of staff is encouraged as a leader to take curriculum risks, for children. Our assemblies, Learning Experiences, Enrichments and Clubs are all designed to give every child opportunities to grow into robust and happy lifelong learners.

Our Vision: An outstanding coastal school known for an innovative curriculum, that delivers excellent outcomes for children.

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  • 20/01/22

    Tree Planting

    Jacob and Lani today planted two new Cherry Blossom trees behind the flagpoles on the school drive. Jacob said, "Trees are important because they make oxygen." Lani added, "Yes, and birds live in trees!" They are both members of our Eco Committee. The trees are already five...
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  • 19/01/22

    Playground Leaders

    Our school is extremely lucky to have a wonderful team of Playground Leaders. The aim of our Playground Leaders is to ensure all children have a fun and enjoyable playtime, where they can interact and communicate with other children, whilst improving their health, fitness, and wellbeing.  At...
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  • 14/01/22

    Foundation Stage Weekly Newsletter

    Puffins and Penguins Weekly Newsletter, 14th January 2022
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  • 14/01/22

    Unit 4 Spring 1 Newsletter

    Reading In school, the children are encouraged to read daily, and the use of reading records have helped to encourage to children to do this. They can take quizzes on Accelerated Reader where they can earn points. At the end of the half term, we will be giving certificates to every child who reac...
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  • 14/01/22

    Unit 3 Spring 1 Newsletter

    PE Sparrows: Tuesday PM, Starlings: Wednesday PM, Swifts: Wednesday PM This half term we will be doing football and netball during our PE lessons Please ensure your child is wearing their full PE kit into school on the correct day: White polo top or t shirt with their usual school jumper...
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  • 14/01/22

    Unit 2 Spring 1 Newsletter

    PE and Woodland Camp: This half term we will be doing football and netball during our PE lessons: children are to come to school in their PE kit on their PE day. Little Owls and Tawny Owls PE day is Monday Snowy Owls PE day is Tuesday Please bring in a pair of wellies to stay in school f...
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  • 14/01/22

    Reading for Pleasure

    Research shows that children who enjoy reading achieve more highly across the curriculum. Developing a love of books and reading is at the heart of everything we do at Preston. To enhance and promote reading for pleasure we would like to invite children to bring in their favourite book from home to...
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  • 07/01/22

    Foundation Stage Weekly Newsletter

    Puffins and Penguins Weekly Newsletter, 7th January 2022
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  • 17/12/21

    Foundation Stage Weekly Newsletter

    Puffins and Penguins Weekly Newsletter, 17th December 2021
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  • 15/12/21

    'People Who Help Us'

    In preparation for our learning enquiry after Christmas, ’People Who Help Us’, the children in Foundation enjoyed a visit from two Vets this morning. They talked about their role as Vets and our responsibility to care for animals. The children spoke about how they look after the sch...
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  • 09/12/21

    Christmas Cards for our Local Community

    Christmas is a time of year to think about other people and to give back to your community. In Unit 4, some children have made Christmas cards to give to our local shops to spread some Christmas cheer. This afternoon, a few of the children went to deliver the cards to the shops - it d...
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  • 03/12/21

    Foundation Stage Weekly Newsletter

    Puffins and Penguins Weekly Newsletter, 3rd December 2021
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Address
Preston Primary School Academy
Old Paignton Road
Torquay
Devon
TQ2 6UY

Phone
01803 607075