A Dawlish Learning Partnershp School


Race for Life Challenge

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Parents, staff and pupils came together recently to raise funds for Cancer Research by taking part in a Race for Life Challenge.

This was such a worthwhile cause and we are so proud of the achievements of everyone from such a small school. £1634 was raised from this event, which is incredible.

Well done to everyone who took part, but particularly to Mrs Hannaford for organising the day.  (more…)

School Council 2016-17

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Our School Council has been elected and we have a new Head Boy and Head Girl. Congratulations to you both!

They will be working with the rest of the School Council and we are looking forward to seeing the difference they can make in improving our school. They have already met and discussed plans for the year ahead. Our School Council is also very involved in making sure we retain our Fairtrade Schools Status and they have already planned events to support this.


Musical Showcase 2016

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Once again, parents, grandparents and children were treated to a fantastic afternoon of music at the annual Musical Showcase.

There was a wide variety of music from classical to pop, played on a number of instruments by our very talented and hard-working young musicians.

The show started with a bang, with 2 boys showing of their drum skills, followed by wonderful performances on guitar and vocals, and ended with our young pianists showing off the pieces they have learned this year. (more…)

Cockwood’s Got Talent 2016!

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We held our annual Talent Show and as usual the standard was high!

The judges finally decided on 3 runners up and an ultimate winner.

A lovely duet of Your song sang by two Year 5 girls.

A good afternoon enjoyed by the whole school! (more…)

Fairtrade Lunchbox Competition

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The Fairtrade committee recently ran a very successful competition around Fairtrade Lunchboxes. Children were encouraged to bring in as many Fairtrade items in their lunchboxes as possible.

This proved to be a huge success and children brought in all sorts of fairtrade items from bananas to chocolate bars, homemade smoothies and cakes. (more…)

Cockwood claim 2016 DLP Cross Country Cup

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On Tuesday 15th March six schools from across the DLP met at the Dawlish Leisure Centre to take part in the annual DLP Cross Country Run.

Runners were split into teams of children from years 3 & 4, who completed one lap of  the 1100m course and teams of children from years 5 & 6 ran an extended route totalling 1500 metres.

Thanks to all the parents who came to support their children and school and to the many who volunteered as marshals to keep everyone on track.


Schools’ Summer Gardening Competition Winners

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Members of Cofton in Bloom came into school and presented the children with a shield and certificate for winning first prize in the schools’ summer gardening competition.

Well done to all of the pupils who take part in the club, both on site and in Cliff’s garden. A super achievement for us so well done.

Thank you to Val and Mary for sharing the school assembly with us. (more…)