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Sports Day – new date


Sports Day will now be on Monday 1st July at 1pm. The 800m for the Y5 & Y6 children will still be at 11am and parents are welcome to watch. Obviously, we have requested sunshine (not rain!) so it should be a great afternoon and we look forward to seeing you there.
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SPORTS DAY CANCELLED


Sadly, due to the bad weather Sports Day has been cancelled. As soon as another date has been arranged we will let you know.

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Homework Club – changes due to Sports Day


For those children who attend Homework Club, there will a session tomorrow (Tuesday).  There will be no Homework Club on Wednesday after Sports Day.

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Sports Day revised date WEDNESDAY 19th June


Rain is forecast for tomorrow so we will be holding Sports Day on Wednesday 19th June. Year 5 and Year 6 children will be taking part in the 800 m event at 11am in the morning to which you are very welcome to attend.  The remaining Sports  Day events will start at 1.00 pm.  The children […]

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Parents of September 2019 Intake


If your child is due to start in the Reception class in September, you will have received an invitation to our Willand Welcome. We are looking forward to seeing you on Wednesday 12th June.   The event is being held in the hall at 7.00pm and starts with a tour of the school. Please use the Foundation Stage [...]
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Exmoor Challenge Walk 2019


Children from school took part in the Exmoor Challenge Walk yesterday. There will be a report from the children to follow, but results from the Devon Live website show that Willand Team 2 came 24th and Willand Team 1 came 37th in the Mixed Teams. This is a fantastic achievement and a huge Well Done [...]
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Y3 Visit to Wildside


Year 3 have had a great time at Wildside Experience. Orienteering, nature hunting, meeting a 9 day old foal and using the compost toilets! From these pictures though, I think the adults had a great time too!
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Devon Winter Games Hi Fives Netball Finals


Devon Winter Games – Hi Fives Netball Finals On Thursday 28th March, Willand travelled to Paignton to compete in the Devon Winter Games Hi Fives Netball Finals. After coming second at the East Devon finals a week earlier, Willand were now in the top 16 schools in Devon. *We were placed in Group A and [...]
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Healthy Weight Declaration Survey


Healthy Weight Declaration Survey We have been asked by Richard Merrifield, a DCC Advanced Public Health Practitioner, to bring to the attention of parents and carers a survey which seeks to obtain the view of families on a food choices. The food choices we make are influenced by where we live, work and play. Tell [...]
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Year 3 and 4 Music Extravaganza


Year 3 and 4 did brilliantly in their music extravaganza demonstrating their mini-pan playing skills that they have learnt in their music lessons this term.
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