Education

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There was a sense of sunshine and summer days on at The Axe Valley Community College as the music department put on their Summer Spectacular Concert to a packed audience.

The Colyton physics  students

Georgia Stidwell, 16, from Colyton, has won second prize in the University of Birmingham’s Young Geographer Photography Competition.

Pupils have been preparing for Bugsy Malone.

It was smiles all round at The Axe Valley Community College textile department as pupils and staff have been going back in time.

Enjoying the cakes at Littletown primary school's fete. Ref mhh 9669-27-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

A lashing of wet weather failed to dampen spirits at Littletown Primary Academy in Honiton, which held its summer fete last week. Instead, organisers simply held the fun indoors.

Honiton Community Pupils are aiming to achieve the DofE Gold Award.

Year 12 students Cerys Little, Lauren Hunt, Ameerah Askew, Dan Hole, Ben Willis and Jack Lane will soon complete a four-day expedition as well as a week-long residential.

River Cottage's head chef, Gelf Alderson, presented Bernadette Johnson of HALFF healthy food charity with a new ice-cream machine at Axminster Youth Club. Ref mha 9270-25-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Head chef presents Axminster students with an ice-cream making machine

St Mary's top bookworms with their awards

St Mary’s RC youngsters open a new chapter in the Accelerated Reader Programm

Littletown Primary Academy School pupils enjoying a day out at a waste management site.

Children from Littletown Primary Academy in Honiton experienced the sights, sounds and smells of waste earlier this month.

Children at Stockland and Yarcombe Pre-school made the most of the spring sunshine in their new garden after spending a fun-filled day at Stockland Fair.

Gilbert and Ruth Churchill present the cheque to the Hawkchurch school council

Farmers’ cheque completes primary school’s latest fundraising initiative

PCSOs Hayley Widger and Andy Trott with the Uplyme pre-school children

Axminster police officers show tots around their patrol vehicle

The garden party in action at Marshwood Primary Academy

Lyme Regis Rotary Club gives Marshwood School a helping hand with the weeding

Village primary praised by Ofsted inspectors for the quality of its teaching and pupils’ achievements

First year Sixth Form students Mikey Rose, Brad Burraston and Tom Broderick

Axe Valley Community College sixth formers selected to take part in for philosophy, politics and economics programme

The Imam visited Offwell Primary School.

The Imam shared his own little book of the sayings of the Prophet Muhammad.

Uplyme Pre-School children enjoying a day in the woods

Pre school youngsters enjoy a picnic amongst the spring flowers

Consortium heads (l to r) Martin Smith (Axe Valley Community College), Kevin Bawn (Clyst Vale Community College), Faith Jarrett (The King’s School), Kenny Duncan (Sidmouth College) and Glenn Smith (Honiton Community College)
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The £193,784 cash boost has come from the Department for Education’s Character Education Grant.

Pupils at All Saints Primary School celebrate their glowing Ofsted report. Picture CHRIS CARSON

Ofsted inspectors rate it ‘good with oustanding features’

Pete Burrell of Age UK Devon teaching computor skills to Jutta Day at the Beehive in Honiton. Ref mhh 5319-15-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

The weekly sessions are proving so popular that organisers are asking for more volunteers to help out.

Seaton Primary School pupils were treated to a re-enactment of the Great Fire of London. Lucy Wilkinson and Lizzie Trewick with some of their year two pupils who built the models. Ref mha 1998-13-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Seaton Primary School pupils study the 1666 blaze which destoyed 13,000 homes

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