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11 Nov 2019

On Friday Year 6 performed their World War 2 assembly to parents. The children recounted stories about their great, great grandparents involved in the war. An emotional and personal experience for every one.

31 Oct 2019

Congratulations to the Year 6 children who have achieved their Bronze 'Pride of Rydon Award.'

The children have all been making positive contributions and taking pride in their school and the wider community. For example, being a Playtime Buddy, Bench Monitor and helping at the MacMillan Coffee Afternoon.

They have each...

30 Sep 2019

Our Macmillan Coffee Afternoon was a popular event with many parents and grandparents popping in to school for a cuppa and cake. Year 6 children, who are working through the new Pride of Rydon Award, helped serve drinks and cakes. They also helped with the raffle and the clearing up! Well done to them for making a posi...

30 Sep 2019

Years 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 were entertained by our regular visitors to school, The Paddleboat Theatre Company. The children enjoyed a performance about the jounalist, Clare Hollingworth, and her WW2 scoop. Paddleboat team have worked with the children for the past two years on this incredible story. 


19 Jul 2019

Thank you to everyone who helped make the Sustrans' bike ride a very enjoyable experience for staff and children. Year 5 children cycled to Decoy park from Rydon accompanied by Year 7 Teign school students and staff from both schools. This event was organised by Helen from Sustrans. Thank you, Helen!

19 Jul 2019

Michelle and Carolyn from Warburtons came in to talk to Year 2  about healthy eating, preparing food safely and the bread making process. They had to think carefully about food hygiene by wearing aprons, hair nets and using bakers hands! They had a fantastic morning with lots of learning and a very tasty end result. Bi...

19 Jul 2019

Year 1 children walked up the road to Abbrook farm to visit Farmer Pete who looks after Education South West's amazing resource. Farmer Pete explained to the children about life on a farm and the environment that surrounds it. Thank you Farmer Pete!

19 Jul 2019

The children had a great experience at Pennywell farm meeting all the animals! They had a fun filled day riding a  tractor, cuddling with piglets, feeding goats and grooming a horse. The children showed great respect for the animals and their environment. What an amazing day, made extra special by the children followin...

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