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PTFA Car Boot Sale – Saturday 30/03/19


CAR BOOT SALE - SATURDAY 30TH MARCH Willand School PTFA are holding a car boot sale this Saturday at Willand Village Hall 2-4pm. There will be many stalls both inside and outside. Please come and support the PTFA. It is a great opportunity to grab a bargain and to support the school at the same [...]
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School Disco – 29/03/19


SCHOOL DISCO - FRIDAY 29TH MARCH The Reception class and KS1 (Years 1 and 2) disco is from 4.30pm - 5.30pm in the school hall. The KS2 (Years 3,4,5 and 6) disco is from 5.45pm - 6.45pm also in the school hall. Tickets are £2.50 each and available from the school office or on the [...]
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Comic Relief 2019


Friday 15th March is Comic Relief Day. This year we are in home clothes, with RED being the theme. We are asking for voluntary contributions to raise as much money as we can for Comic Relief.
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Swimming Success


The Swimming Team have won the Culm Valley Schools large school swimming gala for the second year running! A massive well done to the boys and girls in the team. Also, thank you to Miss Shapcott and Mrs Goff who work extremely hard to organise the entire gala.
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Learning for Life


The children have been learning about the knowledge and skills they need to prepare them for life, linked to our school motto. The following displays have been created to celebrate this.
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Celebrate World Book Day


We will be celebrating World Book Day on Wednesday 6th March. Our theme this year is Bedtime Stories so we will be asking the children to come to school in their pyjamas and bring with them their teddy bears and blankets. Each Key Stage will be having a book swap that day. If your child […]

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Our new salad bar!


Following the feedback from pupil and parent surveys last year, we have introduced the new salad bar at lunchtimes. Mrs Cole (the school cook) asked the school council to research what the children would prefer to have on the bar. As a result there is now a choice of chopped lettuce, sliced cucumber, coleslaw, sliced [...]
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Y6 Houses of Parliament Visit


On Wednesday 6th February, Y6 visited the Houses of Parliament in London to learn about our democratic systems. We had to leave school at 7.30am! On the way into London, Mrs Nisbet amused us with a tour of the sights including Trafalgar Square, The Shard, Hamleys and Oxford Street. When we got to parliament, we [...]
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Writing Winner!


Congratulations to Sophie in Year 5 for being a runner up in a national writing competition run by MOTO. She has won £50 of tokens for herself and £1000 of books for our school. This is the third year running that a pupil from Willand has won a prize in this competition. Well done Sophie!
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PTFA meeting now 13/02/19


The PTFA Quarterly meeting is now on Wednesday 13th February at 7pm. It will be held at school.
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