Procession to £3 million school in Chardstock

PUBLISHED: 12:45 08 June 2009 | UPDATED: 23:38 15 June 2010

Children processed through the town to the new school. Ref: P7658-24-09AW

Children processed through the town to the new school. Ref: P7658-24-09AW

ST Andrew Primary school pupils processed through Chardstock for the opening of their new £3million school today. The children were lead by the school head, Morag Kingsbury, and Revd Judith Roberts. Chair of governors Dorothy Williamson said said: The o

ST Andrew Primary school pupils processed through Chardstock for the opening of their new £3million school today.

The children were lead by the school head, Morag Kingsbury, and Revd Judith Roberts.

Chair of governors Dorothy Williamson said said: "The opening of the new school is absolutely brilliant. We are really pleased with it. It's everything we wanted it to be.

"We have been working hard for this for a long time and it's good to see the children in the new school and they're really excited about it.

"The procession went very well. A lot of parents came along and followed on. We had a special assembly at the school and parents had a chance to look around. It was a very special morning.


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