Whole 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 Enquiries, 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.
Please click on the links to see what is happening in each Unit.
- 06/03/23On Friday, the children had lots of fun celebrating World Book Day. This annual event is a wonderful way to promote reading, books, authors, and illustrators. Reading is at the heart of our curriculum, and developing a love of books and reading inspires children to read for pleasure. It was lovely t...Read Full Story
'Reading Matters' issue 4, Spring 1Please find attached the latest whole school Reading Newsletter. In this edition there is a focus on reading aloud - and includes a challenge for parents over half term! You will also find book recommendations, as well as information about World Book Day.Read Full Story
Festive Reading NewsletterAutumn 2, 2022Read Full Story
Christmas Jumper SwapYesterday, Preston Primary held our first ever Christmas Jumper Swap. The Eco-committee members first sorted the tops into age order. Then the children who had brought a jumper to swap, were brought up a class at a time to look at all of the clothes. There were lots of jumpers to choose from! Well d...Read Full Story
Digital LeadersThis week, our Digital Leaders took part in a certified workshop delivered by Adobe. Our Digital Leaders are pupils who are trained with digital skills, and who then use their skills in their Digital Leader role to help children across the school. The children will now be visiting other classro...Read Full Story
Reading CompetitionWell done to the children who entered the ‘What the Ladybird Heard’ reading competition. There were lots of wonderful and creative ideas including, What the Ladybird Heard at the Funfair, at the World Cup, and on the Flying Scotsman. Jessica and Freya have been awarded a copy of the new...Read Full Story
School CouncilDemocracyRead Full Story
Reading MattersWhole School Reading Newsletter, Autumn 2022Read Full Story
IT Technician VacancyTorbay based Permanent IT Technician VacancyRead Full Story
Classic Literature PerformanceWe were delighted to have a visit from M&M Theatrical Productions this morning for a performance of Oliver Twist for children in Key Stage 2 (years 3, 4, 5, 6). We are aware of the pressures on family finances at this time, and therefore agreed to completely fund the theatre vi...Read Full Story
School Council ElectionsOn Friday 30th September, the children will have the opportunity to put themselves forward as their class school council representative. We will be holding hustings in school on Friday where the children can explain to their class peers why they would be a good school council representative for thei...Read Full Story
Our Statement on the Death of Queen Elizabeth IIPreston Primary School Statement on the Death of Queen Elizabeth II Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was more than a monarch. She defined an era. In a world of constant change, she was a steadying presence and a source of comfort and pride for generations. She was the first British monarch...Read Full Story