Excellent pastoral care, Small Classes, Outdoor learning encouraged and much much more. If you want this for your child please come and visit us on the 24th September for a private tour of our beautiful School.
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 24th September 2020
For the last two weeks Prep 1 have been designing and making robots with mechanical movement, also using card engineering. The class have loved learning these processes and had great fun making them into roman solders with swords, shields and daggers.
Prep 4 were given the challenge to build a catapult which is connected to their History this term. They rose to the challenge and had a lot of fun in the process.
This term Prep 5 had the challenge of completing a windmill with sails needing to turn. We had some fabulous results and Prep 5 loved getting their teeth into this project.
Usually we would all be able to celebrate the end of term together and enjoy reflecting on the success of the past year at St. Christopher’s. We started the Autumn term with a phone call from ISI saying that they would be in to carry out an Education Quality and Compliance Inspection. The Inspection Team were scrupulous in their…
St. Christopher's School
Mount Barton, Staverton
Totnes TQ9 6PF