Education

The pre-school and reception classes - together called the Holt – returned after the holidays to find an array of starfish, jellyfish and a lighthouse in bright beach hut colours.

An amazing 284 children have started the Summer Reading Challenge at Axminster Library.

Some impressive exam performances at schools and colleges in Axminster, Colyton, Lyme Regis and Honiton .

Ameera Pheby, aged 10, won her place ahead of hundreds of other young hopefuls after impressing judges with her article on the importance of libraries.

Another great set of results from schools and colleges in East Devon and West Dorset

Three local youngsters win Gold Booktrack award

The year six youngsters learned about what the dogs do on a day-to-day basis and, at the end of the presentation, were treated to a display in the playground.

Children at St Andrew’s Primary School in Chardstock say they do not feel safe walking to school due to a lack of road safety signs near the site.

Professionals join students and staff to display their work at the annual exhibition

Youngsters from six different schools in and around Honiton showed off their sporty sides in a competition last week.

Colyton student’s prestigious trip

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Tom Orchard, a year 12 student at Colyton Grammar School, has been selected from over 1,200 applicants to join the prestigious Sutton Trust Programme in the USA.

Les Miserables will be showing at the college this week.

Gallery: Axminster Primary Academy sports day

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Sports Day Pictures:

Students from Colyton Grammar School proved their potential to be the next generation of business leaders when they were crowned champions of a national competition.

East Devon District Council’s (EDDC) Countryside ranger, Penny Evans, taught the pupils a range of natural crafts at the Thelma Hulbert Gallery (THG) in Honiton.

The staff at the primary school have been working closely with a sports coach, Will Bardot, to develop the children’s core physical skills.

Just 30 points separate the four teams at the end of the day

Grammar school team is named the national mock trial champions

Two members of Blesma, an organisation for limbless veterans, visited Honiton Community College to inspire youngsters.

Grammar school poll bucks national result

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