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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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  • 15/07/21

    New Seating Stand Completed!

    Wonderful news! Our new seating stand on our school field is now complete. Just in time for the diggers and lorries to turn up next Friday afternoon to start laying the astro turf pitch. So, by September, classes will be able to play and participate in sport every day, whatever the weather. They wil...
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  • 15/07/21

    Future Skills and Digital Award

    A big thank you to two of our parents who have donated Year 6 Leavers’ Awards on behalf of their companies. Thank you to Mr Bidmead for the Future Skills Award presented on behalf of Space Group. This award recognises the skills of collaboration, communication, critical thinking, and creati...
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  • 08/07/21

    Online Safeguarding Alert

    Online safety experts have alerted us, via the Torbay Safeguarding Hub, to an extremely dangerous website and app called ‘Monkey’, which allows users to have video calls with strangers. The platform markets itself as ‘an alternative to Omegle, with a TikTok vibe’. E...
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  • 07/07/21

    Beach Trips For The Whole School!

    Today we have had our last Beach Trip. Over the past few days, the whole school has visited Preston Sands. It has been marvellous to see our children playing and digging and smiling and laughing together. Our School Beach Hut has been very useful as a base for our equipment (especially the biscuits...
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  • 05/07/21

    Year 2 Sleepover

    On Friday 2nd July, our Year 2 children had the opportunity to join us for a sleepover in the school grounds. They had a wonderful time! The children enjoyed toasting marshmallows over the campfire and eating their hot dogs. They were fascinated to watch Mrs Braddon use our outdoor cooking equipment...
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  • 02/07/21

    Foundation Stage Newsletter

    Puffins and Penguins Newsletter, 2nd July 2021
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  • 29/06/21

    Lego League Regional Competition

    On Friday 25th June, a group of Unit 4 children took part in the Institute of Engineering and Technology’s First Lego League remote regional competition. It was an excellent experience where the children got the chance to collaboratively code robots around Lego challenges. They used their crit...
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  • 18/06/21

    Foundation Stage Newsletter

    Puffins and Penguins Newsletter, 18th June 2021
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  • 16/06/21

    Woodland Camp Classroom is craned in over the Swimming Pool, into position

    We are excited that our new Woodland Camp Classroom has arrived. It will enable us to teach outside more often. This brings a wealth of benefits to our children. They will have more opportunities to learn through play and collaboration. Our Woodland Camp is a place to develop skills of Critical Thin...
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  • 11/06/21

    Foundation Stage Newsletter

    Puffins and Penguins Weekly Newsletter, 11th June 2021
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  • 11/06/21

    Unit 2 Summer 2 Newsletter

    'Can we become creative poets?'
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  • 11/06/21

    Unit 3 Summer 2 Newsletter

    'Why is it important to stand up for your beliefs?'
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Address
Preston Primary School Academy
Old Paignton Road
Torquay
Devon
TQ2 6UY

Phone
01803 607075