Nestled in the heart of Dartmoor National Park

Teaching new skills at forest school

Teamwork, sports and fun

Gentle inclusiveness at our Church of England school

Experiences to remember

A positive attitude to education

Welcome to Chagford Church of England Primary School and Preschool

Love Life, Love Learning

The deadline for Primary School Applications for pupils to start school in September 2018 is January 15th 2018. You must apply for a place, even if you already attend Chagford School Little Robins Class. For more information, visit our Admissions page http://chagford-primaryschool.org/admissions/ or contact our friendly office on 01647 432412 to arrange a visit. We look forward to welcoming you to our school!

Our vision at Chagford Church of England Primary School is to build a strong foundation for every child so that they are well prepared for their life ahead. We believe that every child needs to feel that they belong, that they matter, and that they are valued for their unique qualities. As we learn about who we are, our relationship to each other and to the wider world, we nurture strong values, underpinned by our Christian ethos, in order to bring about the best possible future for ourselves, our communities and future generations. At Chagford, our values inform our aims, and help us to be:

  • C onfident learners
  • H ealthy in body, mind and spirit
  • A ble to work well together, learn from, and support each other
  • G lobal citizens, making an active contribution to our communities
  • F ree to be ourselves and develop our unique skills and talents
  • pen minded and respectful of difference and diversity
  • R eflective and thoughtful
  • D etermined, resilient, and resourceful, with a positive mindset

Newsletter Friday 8th December

Dear Parents and Friends What a wonderful week this has been for the children to demonstrate their talents and creativity during our Christmas Musical ' Bethlehem'. Yesterday was an amazing day with every child playing their part in the show with enthusiasm and...
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Grasshoppers 8.12.17

Wow! Very well done stars. We certainly had star performances yesterday! Beautiful movements and tuneful singing, not to mention twinkling too! Splendid! All of a sudden, we only have one week of term left! Next week we shall be celebrating the season with a class...
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Conversion to Academy Status agreed

Dear Parents, Please find the attached letter from the Chair of Governors regarding the proposed conversion to Academy Status. Letter to Parents regarding Academy...
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Newsletter 1st December

Dear Parents, This week we played football and netball against Okehampton Primary School. Here are some match reports: We got to Okehampton Primary School and walked down to the bottom court. The Okehampton team were quite tall but had blue bibs on so we wore yellow...
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Our school values also promote the fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty, and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs. To read more about British Values, please click here.

As part of the Dartmoor Cooperative Learning Trust, we also support the Cooperative Trust values of self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and community solidarity. To read more about our Cooperative Trust values, please click here.

We hope you will find all the information you need about our school on our website, in our Prospectus which you can find under the ‘Info’ tab, and by reading our most recent Ofsted Report (February 2016), but we warmly welcome visitors to the school, as the best way to really appreciate our wonderful setting and happy and thriving community of learners is to visit. We look forward to meeting you!


Our Key Stage 1 and 2 classes this year are named after British insects. Click on the Classes tab above to read our Class blogs and find out what each class has been up to recently!

Mrs Liz Wiseman, Headteacher