Category: 2017/18 Academic Year

Governors’ Tea March 2018

A Governors’ Tea is held once a term for those students who have received 500, 750, 1000 and 1500 Merits. The certificates and badges are awarded to each student by a member of the Governing Board and the Head of House.

Year 9 Girls Crowned Devon Rounders Champions

Date: 22nd June 2018

After an unbeaten season in the North Devon league and a well-earned victory in the North Devon Schools Final against Holsworthy (scoring an impressive 10 Rounder’s in 15 balls) the Year 9 Park girls were invited down to Plymouth on Wednesday to represent North Devon in the Devon Summer School Games. The girls put in…

Year 9 North Devon Rounders Champions

Date: 5th June 2018

Park were one of seven schools taking part in the North Devon Rounders Tournament at South Molton on 5 June.  The girls faced South Molton and Holsworthy in their pool and beat them both to win the pool (SMolton 5-1 + Holsworthy 6-4) They then played GTS in the semi-finals comfortably beating them 5 and a…

More Gold Medals for Girls Football

Date: 27th April 2018

Big congratulations to our Year 7 Girls Football team for becoming the North Devon Champions. The girls did themselves proud with their fantastic attitude and commitment in the final. The girls now go on to represent North Devon in Newton Abbot on the 24th May – good luck girls!

Exmoor Challenge 2018

Date: 8th May 2018

This year Park School entered two teams into the Exmoor Challenge. It is a tough 17 mile walk around some of the most undulating parts of Exmoor and must be completed to a fixed timeline (5 hours 30 minutes!). Our two teams did really well and with the warm weather, coped with sun burn and…

Ten Tors 2018

Date: 15th May 2018

Ten tors 2018, was another successful one for Park School. Our 35 mile team of Joshua Pullen (leader) Keira Worral and Truesanna Cooper (navigators), Harry Huxtable, Skye Pintus and Courtney Bateman-Curtis, completed the challenge as a team. The weekend was a typical one on Dartmoor, strong winds, driving rain and hot sunny periods. The team…

Summer Concert 2018

Date: 29th June 2018

On the 20th June parents, carers and students gathered in the school hall for an evening of impressive music and dance. The performances varied greatly throughout the night moving from Grade 8 Chopin piano recitals to Korean Boy Band dances. The first half finale included a musical theatre performance from Hairspray that showed off the…

KS3 Awards Presentation Evening 2018

Date: 22nd June 2018

Each year we celebrate and share the success of some of our finest students who are making the most progress; who are the Highest Attaining and have had the best Attitude to Learning across all three years of their time so far at Park. As the students move from Year 9 into their GCSEs it…

Five Year 100% Attenders

Date: 20th July 2018

It is widely acknowledged that good attendance has a positive impact on progress. For any student to achieve 100% attendance over a school year is fantastic, showing real determination and strength of character. To achieve 100% over five full years of secondary education is extremely rare and a remarkable achievement. Caitlin Curtis, Charles Liu, Naliah…

Governors’ Tea November 2017

Date: 22nd November 2017

Hosted by Mrs Sanders, we enjoyed meeting this term’s award winners. Mrs Baker, our Chair of Governors, presented the awards. Mrs Sanders and Mr Roscoe highlighted the hard work and consistent effort shown by students. Our congratulations to them all.