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Nestled in the heart of Dartmoor National Park

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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 has now passed. If you have not yet completed an application, you can still apply for a place through the In-Year application process. For more information, visit our Admissions page http://chagford-primaryschool.org/admissions/ or contact our friendly office on 01647 432412.

 

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 14th December 2018

Dear Parents and Friends Christmas madness has definitely come to Chagford this week with Christmas Show rehearsals, the Christmas lunch and todays Christmas Fair organised by the PTFA. The children have been working really hard to make the performance next Thursday...
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Newsletter 7th December 2018

Dear Parents and Friends Hopefully I will see many of you tonight at Chagford Late Night Shopping where the Choir and Band will be performing again this year. The children have been busy preparing and the songs are sounding lovely. Next week we have our Christmas...
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Newsletter 30th November 2018

Dear Parents and Friends I hope that you have all survived the wild and windy weather that we have been experiencing this week; it has certainly whipped the children up quite nicely! Your children will be bringing home their scripts and costume requests for their part...
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Newsletter 23rd November

News from the Head teacher Dear Parents and Friends This week feels like the 'calm before the storm' with Christmas Shows about to begin casting and rehearsal of songs from the show already. It is almost impossible to think that we will be celebrating this festive...
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As part of the Dartmoor MAT, 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 this year 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