Author: Jo Moulton

Schools Climbing Competition

Date: 27th November 2023

Student Takeover Day

Date: 27th November 2023

Last week we held our first ever Take Over Day at The Park School. The Takeover Challenge puts students and young people into real-life decision-making positions in organisations. A total of 183 students took part in the event and had a range of ‘mini me’ roles, including acting as Headteacher, Senior Leaders, Heads of Year,…

Reward & Recognition Awards

Date: 16th November 2023

RAF Presentation

Date: 17th November 2023

On the 17th November Sgt Liam Quinn from the RAF’s Recruiting, Selection and Careers Engagement Team paid a visit to us to deliver an inspiring and informative presentation on ‘A Career in the RAF’ followed by an insightful Q&A session. All pupils from Years 9,10 and 11 were given the opportunity to sign-up for the…

Girl Power!

Date: 24th November 2023

Today, two of our PE teachers took a group of year 7 girls to a rugby development day at Bideford Rugby Club. There were over 100 girls from schools around North Devon learning the game and getting stuck into some full contact! They were absolutely spot on and loved it! Well done to them all!

Y7 Football Final

Date: 23rd November 2023

Written by George King, P.E. Technician The students involved did amazingly to get to the final and now it was time to try and bring the trophy home. (Match report below. Results at the end) Park had a flying start with Rory Rose and Reggie Staddon chasing down every player in a blue shirt. Pilton…

Sports Leaders support Rising Stars Programme

Date: 22nd November 2023

On 21st November six Park Sports Leaders attended Day One of Barnstaple Primary School’s ‘Rising Stars in PE’ Programme at Tarka Tennis. The programme, designed to support gifted and talented students in our community to reach their potential in sport, engaged local childen in taster sessions of Artistic gymnastics at the Falcons Gymnastics Academy in the morning…

Careers Fair

Date: 21st November 2023

Yr7 Rugby Park v’s Braunton

Date: 21st November 2023

Today Park welcomed Braunton for their first league game of the season. A big game was expected with both teams boasting a large number of club players and it didn’t disappoint. Braunton started the better team pinning Park back deep towards their try line. The Braunton defence was excellent, driving back Park’s ball carriers. Braunton…

Ten Tors – Walk 2

Date: 19th November 2023

As part of our Ten Tors preparations, on Saturday 18th November, twenty seven Year 10’s embarked on a loop around the North Moor incorporating High Willyhays which is the highest point on the Moor. It was windy and wet at times but the students had a great day and we’re all in high spirits at…