Cash boost to preserve historic Shute school

PUBLISHED: 14:38 19 April 2012

Pupils at Shute Community Primary School celebrate their big cash award with Headteacher Amanda Graham.

Pupils at Shute Community Primary School celebrate their big cash award with Headteacher Amanda Graham.

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£104,000 will be spent on essential maintenance including repairs to the roof and windows

An Axe Valley primary school is to get a major cash boost from the education authority.

Teachers, parents and pupils at Shute are celebrating after learning that they will receive £104,000 from Devon County Council to spend on essential maintenance.

The money will be used to make repairs to the roof and windows.

Headteacher Amanda Graham told The Herald: “The heart of the building is a Victorian school house so the funds are vital if we are to preserve this historic structure and continue to provide such an inspiring learning environment for pupils – now and in years to come.”


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