School News - 7th March 2019

“Growing together in mind, body and spirit”

We have organised a snowdrop memorial on Friday after school for anyone that wants to plant a snowdrop in our garden in memory of someone. More here.

Well done to our hockey and netball teams over the last week – they have done really well in our local competitions again! Our hockey team came 3rd in the East Devon finals, and our netball team 3rd in the Exmouth finals. Well done!

Important news

  • Working party needed for Reception outdoor space. More here.
  • We need your views. Please complete the annual parents survey here.
  • Science week 11th-15th March – contribution needed. Read more about some activities you can do at home here.
  • Chocolate Bingo – Friday 29th March Our favourite bingo night is back, and so is your favourite bingo caller! If you like chocolate, if you like bingo, if you like family fun this event is for you. Doors open at 5.45pm, first game is 6.30pm – Refreshments available. 
  • Mothering Sunday 31st March – Service @ 3pm.Service at the Church for all the family. Mother’s Day Card Competition: Design a card for your Mum with a poem and bring it along to the service. Vicar Karen will judge the winner and a prize will be given.


  • Important Safeguarding note: If your child needs to use the school toilets, please send them in and wait on the school playground.
  • We are currently appealing for top soil, balance bikes and shiny things!
  • We are still looking for more volunteers to help with reading. If you would like to help, please get in touch.

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Dates for the Spring Term 2019

Thursday 7th March – 7:30pm – PTA meeting

11th-15th March – Science week. Read more here.


Wednesday 27th March – Mother’s Day Pop up shop

Friday 29th March 6pm – PTA Chocolate Bingo

Mothering Sunday 31st March – Service @ 3pm at St Peter’s Church.

Wednesday 3rd April 6pm – Spring Music Concert

Friday 5th April – Last Day of term – Finish 1:30pm.

Tuesday 23rd April – First day of the Summer term. Cubs and Brownies can wear their uniform to celebrate St George’s Day

Saturday 11th May – Football Funday.

Saturday 25th May – Gala Week Fete.

Saturday 29th June – Summer Fayre

Monday 22nd July 10am – 11am – Year 6 leavers service.

St Peter's C of E Primary School

Moor Lane, Budleigh Salterton, Devon EX9 6QF

01395 443167

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