A win for our under 11s boys football team

16th January 2023

On Friday, (January 13, 2023) St Christopher’s under 11s boys football team travelled up to Dartmoor to play Christow School in the Teignbridge Small Schools League. It was a tight match with both goalkeepers being named player of the match. A breakaway goal midway through the second half from Casper gave us a 1-0 win….

Our Christmas Nativity Performance

16th December 2022

After weeks of planning, practising, making and preparing, the day of our school Nativity play finally arrived. This year’s performance did not disappoint. It took place at Pennywell and it was a wonderful performance. We’re so proud of all the children and grateful too to all the helpers. Everyone put in so much time to…

Father Christmas Visit

9th December 2022

Its been a few years since Father Christmas has managed to get back into the Grotto…but today he did and the kids loved it!

World Cup Fever

23rd November 2022

World cup fever has hit St Christopher’s this week with the start of the actual competition. Each class randomly drew a country participating in the world cup and their task was to decorate their classrooms and find out some facts for their respective country. Various subjects are using their time to assist such as ICT,…

House Tag Rugby

21st November 2022

Last week we hosted our annual Inter House tag rugby tournament with all pupils from Preps 3-6 involved. The house captains selected their teams, led the warm up and made sure everyone had an opportunity to play. The matches were tight affairs with only one game being won by more than two tries. Eventually the…

Walk from Totnes

11th November 2022

What a lovely morning we had for our walk from Totnes to Staverton in aid of the Kanyike Project. Each class was given a bucket of water to carry so they understood a little of what it might be like to have to go and fetch water for the village of Magajo. At the time…

Devon Schools Table Tennis

7th November 2022

Last week our boys and girls table tennis teams were successful in winning the Devon schools team championships and now go forward to represent Devon in the South West finals on the 15th January. We took 16 pupils to Plymouth to make up two teams in both categories, a great achievement for a school our…

The Leaf Man’s got to go where the wind blows

4th November 2022

We have been reading the Leaf Man by Lois Ehlert. After we read the story, with great excitement, the children explored the school grounds for fallen leaves and sticks to create their own Leaf Man. As the wind blew their leaf men away, we sent a postcard to their leaf family to tell of their…

Harvest Festival

2nd November 2022

This year our wonderful harvest festival raised £430.60 for The Kanyike Project. Thank you to all the Parents and Children who donated so generously. The pictures below show what a great service it was accompanied by some fantastic singing which can be viewed on our Vimeo channel https://vimeo.com/stchristophersprepschool.

It’s Okay to be Different

12th October 2022

We have been celebrating our differences in Prep Reception by reading the wonderful book by Todd Parr, ‘It’s Okay to be Different.’ We have discussed what we look like, what we are good at and have each decided on unique ways to colour our own portrait. In Prep Reception we celebrate diversity and promote character…