Special Events

Harvest Festival 2018

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The whole school enjoyed a lovely Harvest Festival celebration at St. Mary’s Church, Cofton.

The theme this year was Appreciation which is our school value this half term.

Each class made a super contribution with Class 1 delivering some first class readings! It was wonderful to see so many parents and carers there.

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Trip to Wimbledon

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A group of pupils enjoyed a super day out at Wimbledon. They travelled by train and saw some amazing tennis on Court 1, to include the Venus Williams match.

A brilliant day was had by all and the children were incredibly well behaved.

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Beauty and the Beast Show

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Pupils and Staff performed the musical Beauty and the Beast at the Langstone Cliff Hotel this week.

It was a brilliant show, with Year 6 students taking the lead.

Well done to all who supported this event and for making the evening so amazing!
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Mindfulness at Cockwood

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We are able to offer some pupils the opportunity to work with Helen Wilson from ‘Open Minds’ to explore the technique of Mindfulness.

Mindfulness is an approach available now in many Devon schools, where groups of pupils or even whole classes can learn techniques to help them deal with daily life, school pressures and sometimes those situations outside school which can cause anxiety in children.

The sessions are fun, light and very interactive. Each session will include games, activities and mindfulness practices designed to deepen awareness, relax the mind and body to enhance emotional wellbeing. (more…)

Harvest Festival 2017

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The whole school enjoyed a lovely Harvest Festival celebration at St. Mary’s Church, Cofton.

Each class made a super contribution with Class 1 delivering some first class readings! It was wonderful to see so many parents and carers there. We also welcomed the Reverend Alan Smith and his dog puppet- Thomas. The theme this year was Trees  and links were made to our value this half term which is self -belief.

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Road Safety Day

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Pupils spent the day looking at road safety. They met with Rob Harvey, a member of the local police and Dave Leggett, a Cockwood resident, to explore how to keep ourselves safe around the school site.

The children monitored parking before school and asked lots of very important questions in the assembly.

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Children continue to spread the word on their own chutneys

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Budding business tycoons are preparing to launch into their second year of profit. The brand of mouthwatering chutney will be available to purchase at the annual Cockwood School Farmers’ Market on Cockwood Village Green.

Pupils at the tiny Cockwood School have been involved in choosing the flavours, creating packaging, pricing and production of their Harbourside Chutney range of homemade condiments.

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