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

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 5th April 2019

Dear Parents and Friends It has been a fantastic Spring Term and although the weather has been somewhat chilly this last week the nights are lighter and it does feel like Spring is here with the flowers blooming and the blossom coming out on the trees within the...
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Newsletter 29th March 2019

Dear Parents and Friends Our school site and gardens are looking wonderful in the beautiful Spring weather experienced this week and the children have certainly enjoyed helping to plant the borders and the vegetable patch with Chantal. As a school we are extremely...
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Beech Class Trip to Bude

Well, what a tiring but very exciting day we have had! It was our class trip to Bude and we all had an excellent time exploring Bude. We got to explore the cliffs, the beach, the rock pool and the sand dunes; ticking off lots of geographical words along the way....
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Newsletter 21st March 2019

Dear Parents and Friends It has been a busy week of trips and sport this week and the weather has been kinder too. All the children have managed to get outside to enjoy the newly expanded playground space and with the beautiful weather on Tuesday the children were...
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As part of the Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust, our vision is to provide the highest possible quality of education for all local children, in order to ensure pupils from all backgrounds are able to succeed. To achieve this, the Dartmoor MAT is committed to have regard to the co-operative principles and values of self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity. In the tradition of their founders, co-operative members believe in the ethical values of honesty, openness, social responsibility, and caring for others.

DMAT Statement of Intent

DMAT Articles of Association

DMAT Scheme of Delegation

https://www.dartmoormat.org.uk/

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.

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 are named after British Trees. 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