Category Archives: Blog


Prime Minister’s Broadcast 10/05/20


Good evening everyone.  Following the Prime Minister’s broadcast this evening, I would just like to inform you all that we have not yet had the details of how this next phase will be managed. We are likely to receive more information in the next few days. Until then, we have to continue to manage the […]

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COVID19 Updated Information


Please see the information on the 'Coronavirus Information' and 'School Closure' tabs on our website. There are also many links to websites that are there to help you and provide guidance during this difficult time. Please Stay Home Protect the NHS and Save Lives  
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School Election Results


Congratulations to the Progress Party who won with 38% of the vote. There was an 88% turnout. The Leader of the Party has been invited to Buckingham Palace to meet with The Queen and will receive instruction to set up his Government.
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SCHOOL OPEN 30 OCTOBER 2019


The engineers have been in school all day endeavouring to repair the heating and hot water systems.  They have managed to get heating in Key Stage 1 and Year 5J, 4C and 2W and we now have hot water. We have hired heaters for the remaining 6 classrooms so the school will be open tomorrow [...]
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URGENT SCHOOL CLOSED 29th October


We apologise but unfortunately we have had to close the school tomorrow due to the failure of the heating and hot water systems.  Despite every effort, the engineers have been unable to resolve the problems and we will obviously keep you informed of the situation as soon as we have some more information.

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School Disco – Friday 11th October


The fabulous disco’s are getting nearer! Friday 11th Oct in the school hall KS1 and Reception class children (Years 1 and 2) 4.30pm - 5.30pm KS2 (Years 3,4,5 and 6) 5.45pm - 6.45pm Tickets will be available soon (see the Willand Word for updates). Parents that need to stay are welcome to do so, but [...]
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Aldi Competition – £20,000 to be won for school


Aldi’s Kit for Schools promotion is giving 20 primary schools the chance to win £20,000 to kick-start a health legacy for their school. What’s more, every school who enters by completing their Aldi’s Kit for Schools poster will also receive an exclusive school sports kit! Collect a sticker with every £30 spent in store and [...]
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Welcome to our new parents! *now in village hall*


Willand School PTFA would like to invite the parents, carers and siblings of Reception class children to a Welcome Cake and Coffee event to be held at school, in the Reception playground on Tuesday October 1st, 2.45pm to 3.30pm. The PTFA would be delighted to tell/show you what they’ve been up to and how much […]

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Y6 Mid Devon Life Skills event


Our Y6 pupils attended the Life Skills event on Monday. The following is taken from the Facebook page of Cullompton Police:- This week some of us have been lucky enough to be involved in the Mid Devon Life Skills event. With the help of volunteers from a number of agencies over the course of 5 [...]
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Fab sports day!


I hope you will agree that it has been worth the wait for sports day. What fab weather and a great atmosphere. Even the little dog over the fence has been watching the children! The PTFA are working very hard to keep spectators topped up with ice lollies, so thank you to them.
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