Entries by Stokenham Admin

World Mental Health Day

On Friday, we have celebrated World Mental Health Day. All the children have all had time to relax, do some yoga and think about their Mental Health. It has been lovely to see all the children wearing something ‘Yellow’ in school to celebrate.

Back to School Autumn 2020

We’re looking forward to welcoming everyone back on 7th September 2020 and we’re working hard to make the school a safe, enjoyable environment. We believe that returning to school is vital for all children for their education, mental health and wellbeing. We are currently implementing a system of controls outlined by the Department of Education […]

Reopening of Stokenham Area Primary School

We are currently working to ensure a safe, phased return to school for some of our year groups from 1st June 2020 subject to satisfactory risk assessment outcomes. Foundation Stage From Monday 1st June Year 1 From Wednesday 3rd June Year 6 From Monday 8th June School will not be open for children in Years 2 – 5 unless you are a key worker […]

COVID-19 and School Closure

Following the Government’s announcement regarding the closure of schools for all children with the exception of “vulnerable” children and the children of key sector workers, Stokenham Area Primary School is partially closed. Please only send your child to school if you have absolutely no alternative option for childcare as the safest place for them is at home. […]

Culture Champion Day

Children in Years 3 to Year 6 were visited by Mona, an Islamic Cultural Champion. She shared with the children the reasons behind Islamic dress and way of life. The children learnt all about the festival of Ramadan and why Muslims ‘fast’. Mona read from the Qu’ran in Arabic and much to the excitement of the […]

Scrumptious Biscuit Day

The School Council have been busy this week delivering an assembly about Young Carers Awareness Day and informing the whole school about our Charity ‘Action for Children’. All children helped to bake biscuits for the event, which were enjoyed at break time today.  Thank you to those who donated to this event successfully planned by our School […]

Indoor Athletics

Some of our Year 6 children attended the federation schools Indoor Athletics competition at Loddiswell School on Monday. The athletes competed in a range of exciting challenges: chest push, speed bounce, standing long jumps, agility tests and hurdles. Following the field events were the relays that threw up multiple photo finishes that thrilled the on looking […]

Federation Cross Country

Congratulations to some of our KS2 children who took part in the Federation Cross Country at Malborough this week. The varying tactics of strong starts, speedy middle sections and sprint finishes, made for enthralling viewing for the spectators with all the races being eagerly contested. As well as the amazing athletic performances on display, it was […]

School Games Gold Level Award

We are delighted to announce that Stokenham School, have achieved the School Games Gold Level Mark Award for the 2018/19 academic year. The School Games Mark is a Government led award scheme launched in 2012; facilitated by the Youth Sport Trust, to reward schools for their commitment to the development of competition across their school […]

Rotary Swimarathon Presentation

Congratulations to our swimmers who took part in the Annual Rotary Club of Kingsbridge  Swimarathon event last October. Mr Robin Rose-Price and Mrs Amanda Bloomer presented our swimmers this morning in assembly with a cheque for £645 which is 50% of what we actually raised. This is a huge achievement and we look forward to […]