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Preston
Primary School
Academy

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.

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  • 08/07/24

    Summer Fair

    Wow! What a brilliant afternoon at our Summer Fair last Friday - despite the rain! A huge thank you to our amazing team of FOPPS (Friends of Preston Primary School) volunteers who have worked tirelessly for the last few months to prepare for our Summer Fair. Thank you to our staff te...
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  • 02/07/24

    Rock Up and Read

    Last week, all Units invited parents into school for our 'Rock Up and Read' sessions. It was heart-warming to see adults and children enjoying the sunshine while sharing a variety of books and engaging in lively book talk. These moments are a testament to the value and love of reading h...
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  • 02/07/24

    Library Services Assembly

    Yesterday, we were incredibly lucky to have Mel from the Library Services come in to deliver a wonderful assembly all about the importance of reading, and about the upcoming library reading challenge. We are thrilled to announce that Paignton, Torquay and Churston libraries will be running the Summe...
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  • 25/06/24

    Eco Committee Assembly

    Last week, the Eco-Committee presented an assembly about the waste we produce at school, and how we can improve our recycling. The children presented and discussed the findings of our recent waste audit, and talked about how we are going to improve as a school, including having food waste bins...
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  • 25/06/24

    Choir Performance

    On the evening of Monday 24th June, Preston Primary School Choir wowed a packed audience at Paignton's Palace Avenue Theatre during the Blossoms Summer Symphony Concert. Honoured to be invited to perform, the choir delivered a stunning performance of four songs, showcasing their wonderful singin...
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  • 10/06/24

    Determination

    This half term, our school value is Determination. We will teach the children that determination means doing your best and never giving up. Often in life, when we try new things they can be hard and difficult, and sometimes they go wrong, but that’s ok. If something goes wrong, try again. We w...
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  • 07/06/24

    Connect Games

    The schools in our Trust have collaborated to create the 'Connect Games'. This is an opportunity for each of the eight schools to host a sporting event for the other schools in the Trust. The Connect Games are staggered across the academic year, and each event is designed with a different pu...
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  • 24/05/24

    50th Anniversary Celebrations

    Today, we celebrated Preston Primary School's 50th anniversary. This afternoon we held an assembly where we shared photographs of how the school used to look compared to now, and we talked about what had changed in school. The children demonstrated creativity and teamwork by working in groups to...
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Address
Preston Primary School Academy
Old Paignton Road
Torquay
Devon
TQ2 6UY

Phone
01803 607075