Book loving Axminster pupils clock up the words

PUBLISHED: 06:59 22 June 2015 | UPDATED: 14:13 24 June 2015

St Mary's top bookworms with their awards

St Mary's top bookworms with their awards

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

Youngsters at St Mary’s Roman Catholic Primary School, in Axminster, have been busy reading their books.

Olivia Church, 11, recently hit the two million word target in the Accelerated Reader Programme, while Lucy Coddington and Chirathi Nanayakkara, both nine, and Talia Hutchings, 10, have reached the first landmark of one million words.


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