Newton Poppleford Primary School
Our vision is to provide a happy, caring and engaging environment where children become confident learners and develop skills for life.
Recent Page Updates
The July edition of the Poppleford Post, running to 7 pages, is now available with lots of photos from Escot and Key Stage 1's sports day, Celebration Assembly certificates and much more. It can be downloaded from the Newsletters Page or at the foot of this page and has also been sent out by Parentmail.
The Maypole Dancers of Newton Poppleford School at the Newton Poppleford's Queens' Birthday Celebrations
Maypole dancing on the Village Recreation ground.
Year 5 spent a week at Escot. Here is a small sample of some of the activities they enjoyed!
Den Day took place on Friday 17th June. Pictures of dens in the making, completed dens both indoors and out doors can be found on the Den Day on the Gallery page.
The whole school were able to show off their Country Dancing skills in a dance to celebrate the Queen's Birthday. The photo is taken from a 3 minute long video of the dance. To see the video go to the Gallery page.
At the entrance to the Devon County Show
In front of the Devon Education Hub stage
Maypole Dancing in front of a packed crowd.
The BBC filmed our school's Maypole Dance
Out and about at the Devon County Show
An excited group of children from Newton Poppleford Primary School travelled the short journey by coach to the Devon County Show. We had been invited to sing and dance at the Show. The singers sang on the huge Devon Education hub stage. The Maypole dancers performed in front of the stage using our own Maypole.
The BBC filmed the dancers and interviewed Mrs Raffell, our music teacher. The dance and interview was broadcast on the BBC South West Spotlight news programme later that evening.
Year 4's Class Assembly displayed this term's work on the Tudors. The dress rehearsal for the assembly was recorded on video and can be seen on their class page.
Year 4 Class Assembly - the dress rehearsal
A day on the beach at Sidmouth for Year 1.
Year 1 enjoyed a day on the beach at Sidmouth. Click on the photo to see more!
For more Roman Warriors click on the pic.
Romulus and Remus - a still from the film
Letters to parents
The majority of our letters are now sent electronically via Parentmail - please pop into the school office and leave your email contact details if you are not currently receiving them.
For letters about specific class activities, class information and lots of photographs, please see your child's class page. These pages can be found by clicking on the School Life menu tab.