Prep 5 have been trying to further their understanding of life in Uganda before the imminent arrival of Father Kakuba. After selecting their own favourite meal from takeaway menus they realised how difficult it is to budget for a family in Uganda on a minimum wage. Prep 5 did a great job at weighing up…
This afternoon Prep Reception have been finishing off their treasure maps with the final X to mark the treasure.
This morning we had our Lower School Poetry Assembly with an African theme. All the children from Nursery to Prep 2 were fantastic and showed such confidence.
Today in School the NSPCC have been in to talk to the children about their Speak out. Stay safe. programme. The NSPCC believe it’s vital that every child in every primary school across the UK understands abuse in all its forms and recognises the signs of abuse and gets help if they need it. In these…
Investigating the life cycle of a chicken… no chickens were harmed in the making of this lesson!!!
This morning Prep Reception have been baking Apple Pies. They had a fantastic time weighing out and mixing all the ingredients and then rolling out the pie. I am sure the parents will enjoy desert tonight!!!
In Science this week Prep 5 became the teachers and taught Reception about how we get day and night. They made excellent teachers!
This afternoon the Prep 6 got to go to Ivybridge to take part in the Life Skills event. The purpose of the event is to help children to meet some of the challenges they might be faced with in modern life. It encourages an understanding of personal safety and helps to develop children’s coping skills and…
On a Friday afternoon Prep Reception and Prep 1 go to the playing fields for games. This term they are learning ball skills and how to play Tag Rugby.
Last week in woodland club Prep 1 and 2 enjoyed the challenge of making dens big enough to fit their whole team in. Both groups worked really well together and lots of fun was had by all.
The inviting Nursery setting at St Christopher’s has a dedicated indoor and outdoor space, in the heart of the school. Children from the age of rising three can take advantage of the numerous opportunities, facilities, activities and resources on offer in beautiful surroundings.
Our next Open Day is on the 21st May 2020
Preps 2, 3 & 4 made the most of the sun early this week in many outdoor team games. They were challenged to develop tactics and show their teamwork that they’ve developed over the whole term within their team sports.
On Saturday seven players from St Christopher’s (including two ex pupils) took part in the Exeter junior table tennis tournament. All of our players managed to win matches throughout the afternoon. Sacha got through to the semifinals where he unfortunately lost to his older brother Joseph but came back to win the third place play…
One of the school yesterday at the Buckfastleigh Pony Race before the point to point. It’s incredible what our School children get up to after a busy week!
This morning the Prep 5 girls held a cake sale to raise money for the Kanyike Project in Uganda. The sale was organised and run entirely by the Prep 5 girls who managed to raise £50. What a great effort!
St. Christopher's School
Mount Barton, Staverton
Totnes TQ9 6PF