Category: 2021/22 Academic Year

Equine Excellence

Date: 29th April 2022

Last weekend a group of students represented the school in competition as The Park Community School Show Jumping Team, under the guidance of Ms Beaman. They did tremendously well and achieved the following honours: 50cm – Maria Williams 2nd individually 60cm – Park team 1st: Isobel Holm, Jacey Cook, Nina Cormack, Maria Williams, with Isobel…

Silver Success for our Year 8 Netballers

Date: 24th March 2022

On Thursday, there was more netball at Park, with the Year 8s playing in the North Devon Netball Tournament. The A team smashed it in their group with wins against Kingsley 10-0, Pilton 11-2, Braunton 9-2 and Chulmleigh 8-5. The girls therefore won their group and faced Shebbear in the semi-finals where they won 9-6…

Year 10 Rugby Semi-Finals

Date: 23rd March 2022

The Year 10 rugby team looked to finish the season with a high on Wednesday when they travelled to Chulmleigh for the North Devon Schools semi-finals. The team were missing some key players and only had a small squad of 14 with no subs, so it was always going to be a tough game. They…

Waterfall Rugby Tournament

Date: 22nd March 2022

The Year 8 Rugby team continued their successful run on Tuesday during the North Devon Waterfall Tournament. The boys were unbeaten throughout the tournament, with wins against Great Torrington School, Braunton, and Bideford. The team have performed exceptionally well all season making their coach Mr Blanchard very proud!

3rd Place for our Year 7 Netball A Team

On Tuesday, the Year 7 A and B teams played in the North Devon Tournament at Park. The A team got through to the semi-finals after coming second in their group. They unfortunately lost to Braunton in the semi-finals but then beat Holsworthy in the play-offs to finish 3rd overall out of 10 teams. The…

Devon Football Star

Date: 20th March 2022

Park Student Leo Barraball was chosen out of thousands of 16 year olds in the county to represent Devon in a football match against Cornwall. The game finished 2-2 and went to penalties where Leo confidently scored his! This is a great achievement and we hope to see much more of Leo’s success in the…

English Schools Cross Country Success!

Date: 19th March 2022

Last weekend, three Park School students, Christopher Oliviera, Max Standen and Caleb Pirie, travelled to Kent to represent Devon in the English Schools Cross Country Finals. All three boys performed extremely well and came within the first 250 runners out of around 360. Christopher (see photo) put in an excellent effort to come 27th overall!…

Studio Kind Art Exhibition

Date: 24th October 2021

Students from Year 9-11 produced artwork in response to ‘Our Natural World’. This exhibition explored and celebrated the natural forms that are part of our everyday lives. Our students exhibited a range of ceramic forms, printmaking, drawing, painting and photography. The feedback from the exhibition has been wonderful. Over 200 visitors attended over the duration…