Category: 2019/20 Academic Year

World Book Day Fun At Park

Date: 6th March 2020

To celebrate World Book Day The Park Community School enjoyed a glorious array of character costumes from both students and staff. English Teacher Ms Emily Woods said “We had all sorts from Book Fairies, Harry Potters and Dr Whos to metaphorical War and Peace and characters from Jurassic Park (that’s right – there’s a book!).…

U13 North Devon Netball Tournament 2020

Date: 4th March 2021

On Wednesday 4th March, 2020 our year 8 Netball team had their North Devon Netball Tournament. Another sporting fixture taking place in awful weather conditions, the girls played really well. We had an A and a B team tournament running alongside each other. The A team finished 4th in their tournament, with the B team…

English Schools Cross Country Cup National Final

Date: 10th December 2019

Congratulations to the Park Community School Year 7 and 8 Cross Country team who were the only state school team to reach the English Schools Cross Country Cup National Final in Sheffield on Saturday 7th December. There were 27 teams and 154 runners competing in one race, a tough 3050m course at Mount St. Mary’s…

District Rotary Young Chef competition Winner

Date: 13th December 2019

A big congratulations to Megan Burnell 10JS who was awarded First Place at the District Rotary Young Chef competition held at Petroc this week. Megan has cooked her way to the Regional Finals in the New Year with her award winning delicious menu of: Pan fried asparagus with poached egg Peppered duck with vanilla mash,…

North Devon Youth Speaks Winners

Date: 8th February 2020

Date: Saturday, 8 February, 2020 Youth Speaks is an opportunity for young people to develop the ability to speak on a public platform, carry out research and formulate ideas, improve self-confidence and presentation skills, and work as a team. On Saturday 8th February, our two Youth Speak teams successfully competed in the Youth Speaks North…

North Devon Rugby Festival 2020

Date: 28th February 2020

On Friday 28th February Mr Blanchard and Mrs Whiskin took fifteen U13 girls to the North Devon Rugby Festival. In absolutely horrendous conditions, they played brilliantly, winning all but one of their games. There was fantastic leadership from captain and vice captain, Reece Williams and Faye McKenzie, and some amazing resilience from the whole team.…

Longitude Explorer Prize

Date: 4th March 2020

Congratulations to our Park School team who have been named semi-finalists in the running to win the Longitude Explorer Prize. Good luck in the next round! #Park Stars. Read the North Devon Journal article linked here for more details

North Devon Schools Gymnastics competition

Date: 1st March 2020

On Sunday 1st March 2020, Park School competed in the North Devon Schools Gymnastics competition held at Kingsley School, Bideford. Fifty gymnasts took part and what an amazing day it was!