Classes 3 and 4 visited the University recently to take part in a workshop on life-saving skills, specifically using CPR. They learnt a lot of valuable information and were all keen to have a go at trying out their new skills.
November 20, 2023Rachel Gray
We are so proud of the Fletewood School choir who, this weekend, joined the Plymouth Philharmonic Choir to sing Andrew Carter's Benedicite. They sounded amazing and were an absolute credit to the school. Well done, boys and girls. You were all incredible!
June 26, 2023Rachel Gray
A huge congratulations to our budding football superstar, Minnie-Beau, for being selected to play in the IFA (Independent Football Academy). After going through two trials, you were selected for the academy to work alongside Plymouth Argyle. The only girl chosen! You have done amazingly well and we are so proud ...
May 19, 2023Rachel Gray
Wow! We are so proud of our children! They took part in the TTRockstars competition last week to see which school was best at times tables. Even though we have such a small school, we came 10th out of the 2,889 schools that took part, 9th out of the 2,688 ...
February 8, 2023Rachel Gray
Congratulations to all the children of Fletewood School for winning the Summer Reading Challenge prize of £100 worth of books for the third year running! Some of our house captains had a great time selecting new books for the school. Well done, everyone! Here's to another amazing challenge next summer!
November 25, 2022Rachel Gray
What a fantastic day we had for Sports Day this year! The weather behaved itself and the children were amazing! Thank you to our amazing parents for joining in with the parents' races. You looked particularly great in the clown race...! It was wonderful to be able to visit Mount ...
July 4, 2022Rachel Gray
Thank you to an amazing PTFA for organising and running a fabulous evening for the quiz and cuisine night last night. There was so much delicious food to enjoy and a great quiz to take part in. The children had as much fun as the adults! And well done ...
May 20, 2022Rachel Gray
A huge thank you to all of the staff for giving up some of their time this summer to help with decorating areas of the school. You all did a fine job! A big thank you, too, to Mr McInnes for lending us his equipment and expertise with the power ...
August 6, 2020Rachel Gray
The children had a great time celebrating World Ocean Day. There were lots of activities for them to take part in as well as learning more about our oceans and how we can help look after them. ...
June 9, 2020Rachel Gray
I am pleased to be able to share with you all an article written by the Pilgrims' Friend Society about the amazing connection some of the children of Fletewood School have made with residents of Bethany Christian Home in Plymouth. Enjoy! https://www.pilgrimsfriend.org.uk/news/benefits-of-letter-writing-during-covid-19
May 19, 2020Rachel Gray
What a great day, today! Fantastic costumes and fun activities. The children enjoyed sharing books with each other down in Class 1 and 2. A child from each class was chosen by the staff to win the best costume prizes. The winners also got to visit GA Solicitors in Plymouth ...
March 5, 2020Rachel Gray
We started our weekly Parent and Toddler Group in Class 1 today. We had four new children come and play with us and everyone had a great time. I am looking forward to seeing everyone again next week with hopefully a few new faces! Thank you to all who could ...
March 2, 2020Rachel Gray
Classes 3 and 4 were fortunate to be given the opportunity to experience a live chamber orchestra concert at Plymouth University this week, as part of the Children's University scheme. They were keen to learn that Plymouth has a youth orchestra and I am hoping that some of our budding ...
March 2, 2020Rachel Gray
We had great fun celebrating Chinese New Year on Friday. The parents were fantastic and provided delicious food for the whole school. A huge thank you to everyone who helped out, including a few parents who came in to do some craft activities with the children as well. This is ...
January 28, 2020Rachel Gray
December 17, 2019Julia
Class 4 was honoured this week to receive a visit from Dr Alan Robinson, an inventor, who came to talk to them in relation to the theme they are studying this term. The children were blown away by some of the things Dr Robinson had to say and were excited ...
November 8, 2019Rachel Gray
On Friday the 4th October we celebrated our annual Harvest Festival. This year we held the programme in the church and invited a few people from the community to join us. ...
October 10, 2019Julia
Congratulations, we did it again. For the 2nd year running we have won the prize for the highest percentage of pupil participation in the Library Summer Reading Challenge. Well Done everybody.
October 10, 2019Julia
Between 13th July and 14th September children are encouraged to visit their local library and read 6 books over the summer holidays. Lets get as many children as possible involved again and see if we can win the prize, for the second year running, for the highest percentage of participation. ...
July 5, 2019Julia
We now have the litter pickers that we applied for and Class 2 put them to good use yesterday, picking up litter around the school. They managed to collect 2 bags of rubbish! Thank you, Class 2. The rest of the school will take turns picking litter in our local ...
June 6, 2019Rachel Gray
MVV Environment (Devonport Energy from Waste Incinerator) Fletewood School has been given the opportunity to create some art work relating to Reduce, Re-use, Recycle our waste. Look out for this art on the side of the MVV Environment building in the not too distant future!...
May 17, 2019Julia
Thanks to the great work of the PTFA and the support of all our parents, we have finally raised enough money to have new playground markings put down! The markings went down today and the children are already having a great time using them.
May 13, 2019Rachel Gray
After spending the term studying fashion through the ages the children in Class Three put on a fund-raising Fashion Show and afternoon tea. ...
April 26, 2019Julia
20 March - Enjoyed making and then eating our healthy packed lunches. ...
March 22, 2019Julia
March 22, 2019Julia
The school council representatives were able to visit the Library Service to collect our prize for winning the Summer Reading Challenge - we had the highest percentage of children complete the challenge in the city! Well done, children! I promised I'd double the prize money of £100 if we won, ...
February 11, 2019Rachel Gray
The school choir went around some local neighbourhoods last weekend to spread some Christmas cheer to the residents. They sang beautifully and raised £40 in only an hour! Well done, girls. And thank you to all of the adult helpers, too! Then it was back to Mrs Gray's house for ...
December 11, 2018Rachel Gray
Congratulations to Fletewood School for winning the highest percentage of pupil participation in the Libraries Summer Reading Scheme.
October 12, 2018Julia
Starting next Saturday the children can visit their local library and take part in the Dennis the Menace reading challenge. All they need to do is read six books over the summer. The library also offers a prize to the school with the largest proportion of pupils taking part. Come ...
July 6, 2018Julia
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June 11, 2018Julia
This morning Sarah visited our school to teach the children life saving skills. They learnt how to do CPR and the benefits of using a defibrillator. They also learnt how to stay safe in these situations by always involving an adult they know and trust....
May 11, 2018Julia
Gong xi fatt chai. Today we have celebrated Chinese New Year - Year of the Dog. We have had great entertainment and good food provided by our parents. Xie Xie (Thank you). ...
February 9, 2018Julia
This year 24 of our pupils joined in the summer reading scheme that the Plymouth City Library ran. Well done to every body that took part.
November 3, 2017Julia
Luke won the Seymour Diligence award. Keisha won the top award for Accelerated Reader. Jian Yu won the Wheeler Courtesy award.
July 19, 2017Julia
Congratulations Jerusalem, winning team for this academic year. However, every one did well with all houses scoring over 4000 points.
July 14, 2017Julia
During 2017 the school has been working towards receiving the Healthy Child Quality Mark. We are pleased to announce that we have now achieved our Bronze award. When we come back in September we will be aiming for GOLD.
June 30, 2017Julia
Dear Parents, Sports' Day will be going ahead as planned, tomorrow. Please check your e-mail for more details. Thank you.
June 26, 2017Rachel Gray
June 18, 2017Julia
Visited Porthcurno Museum. Learnt about World War 2 and about the telecommunications system in the valley. ...
June 15, 2017Julia
Chapel Porth - Day 3. We experienced the Blitz today before enjoying the rides at Flambards.
June 14, 2017Julia
June 13, 2017Julia
Visited Tehidy Park. Spent time building den's in the woods and then a walk in the river for some. ...
June 12, 2017Julia
On Thursday 18th May the children enjoyed a visit from Simon James. They were captivated by his presentation. ...
May 19, 2017Julia
The whole school enjoyed a presentation from two local Life Guards on Tuesday 25th April. They taught them how to be safe around water and what to do if they found themselves in difficulty. ...
May 5, 2017Julia
We had a fantastic display of Easter Bonnets, it was a difficult job to pick the four winners.
April 4, 2017Julia
A great time was had by all at our recent Fundraising meal on Wednesday 22nd March. The children did a good job with the food preparation and after dinner entertainment. ...
March 24, 2017Julia
The children had a fantastic time learning more about painting, today. We were fortunate to have local artist, Rosie Cunningham, visit us and teach the children about different styles and techniques. You will be able to view the finished pieces at our Art Extravaganza towards the end of the term. ...
March 6, 2017Rachel Gray
We have a lot of famous book characters attending school today. Well done to everyone. ...
March 2, 2017Julia
On Thursday 26th January Paul Treble came into school to talk to Class Three about Oceans and Diving. They learnt lots and enjoyed the hour very much. Paul also brought a cup into school that had been taken down to where the Titanic sank to show the effects of the ...
January 27, 2017Julia
On Friday 18th November 'Emazdad' visited Fletewood to present a special Road Safety assembly to the whole school.As you will see from the pictures the children had a great time and learnt a lot about how they should behave around roads....
November 22, 2016Julia
Well done to all of our pupils who took part in the Summer Reading Scheme run by Plymouth City Library. Each child received their certificate during today's morning assembly.
November 4, 2016Julia
Just one week on from our Harvest Festival and the total raised for Shekinah has now increased to £1670.00. This is absolutely amazing. Well done everybody! Look out for a picture in the Plymouth Herald.
October 14, 2016Julia
The children and parents of Fletewood School exceeded their target of £500 for Shekinah Mission by raising £1132.97 and still counting. The produce and money was given as part of our Harvest Festival celebration. Well done to everybody involved.
October 7, 2016Julia
Today we have had a visit from the Children's University encouraging children to take part and be involved in extra curricular activities. We will be sending out a letter soon giving further details.
September 23, 2016Julia
Francesca, Class One's chicken, has laid her first egg on Tuesday 13th September. She is now 25 weeks old.
September 15, 2016Julia
Thank you to everyone who was able to join us for Sports Day. The children had a great time and all showed great sportsmanship, joining in with all of the races. Well done, boys and girls!
June 22, 2016Rachel Gray
June 15, 2016Julia
A wonderful week was had by all! It was great to see so many parents support us and come to join in with the fun.
June 10, 2016Rachel Gray
Classes 3 and 4 had a Maths Fun Day recently where the teachers planned a full day of exciting activities involving code breaking and team work, culminating in finding hidden treasure! The pupils looked at shapes, co-ordinates, shopping, weighing and capacity throughout the day and had great fun working on ...
January 27, 2016matrix
Class Four have received an award for being in the top 100 classes out of 200,000 classes worldwide for IXL usage, an on-line learning forum for developing and consolidating maths skills. What an amazing achievement! Well done, children!
January 8, 2016matrix
This year, our chosen charity is CLIC Sargent. The children have spent time learning about how our bodies work and how sometimes things go wrong and some children can need extra care to cope with cancer. The children have raised an amazing £1000 this year! Our best effort yet! A ...
October 2, 2015matrix
A huge well done to all of our year 6 children this year. Every one of them passed the 11+. An amazing achievement! We are proud of you all and wish you every success for the future.
September 29, 2015matrix