1st Place Winners!
18 October 2017
A number of our pupils took part in a Basketball Festival at Blackpool Sixth Form. They played against teams from other local schools and all their 'swishes' came true when they landed FIRST PLACE! Congratulations! Click 'more' to view all photos.
Book in for Breakfast
17 October 2017
Thank you to everybody that came with their children for our first 'Book in for Breakfast' session this morning. This was an opportunity for staff, parents/carers and their children to grab a bite to eat and spend some quality time reading together. We will be running 'Book in for Breakfast' every Tuesday from 8:30am in the school hall and everybody is welcome. If you missed it this week, please pop along next week.
Macmillan Cancer Support
13 October 2017
Thank you to everyone who baked, bought and donated money to help us raise a fantastic total of £65.55 at our Macmillan Coffee Morning! All of the money will be donated to Cancer Research.
Welcome to our Parent Governors
12 October 2017
We would like to welcome our new Parent Governors - Ms Melissa Barker, Miss Emma Hodson and Mrs Sandy Dunne. Being a Governor of any school is a huge commitment in terms of time in attending meetings, accessing training and being in school. Our school is no different, and with a determination to improve not only further but also quicker, the involvement of our Governors is even greater.
Welcome to our Staff Governors
12 October 2017
We would like to congratulate Ms O'Hagan and Miss Dean on their election as our new Staff Governors. They will join Mr Brannigan on the Governing Board. Being a Governor of any school is a huge commitment in terms of time in attending meetings, accessing training and being in school. Our school is no different, and with a determination to improve not only further but also quicker, the involvement of our Governors is even greater.
Scholastic Book Fair
18 – 27 October 2017, 3.00pm – 4.00pm
The Scholastic Book Fair will be open to pupils and parents/carers every night after school between Wednesday 18th and Friday 27th October. It is the perfect opportunity to get wrapped up in reading and, for every book you buy, you will receive a raffle ticket to be entered into a prize draw for a free book!
Open Morning for Preschool and Reception
19 October 2017, 9.30am – 11.00am
Is your child due to start school in September 2018? Or maybe you're looking for a Preschool setting for your three year old? If so, then come along and have a look at the great provision we offer at Devonshire Primary Academy. Don't forget your wellies and waterproofs - we love to be outside in all weathers at Devonshire!
20 October 2017
The pupils of Devonshire Primary Academy would greatly appreciate donations of tinned, packet or nonperishable items for their Harvest Display. After the assembly, all donations will be given to St Thomas' Church, where they will be used to help families in crisis.
3L & 3D Ballet Performances for Parents
23 – 24 October 2017, 2.00pm – 2.30pm
Parents/Carers are invited to watch our children perform their newly learnt dance routines, taught over the last six weeks by members of London's Royal Ballet School. 3L performance is at 2:00pm on Monday 23rd October and 3D performance is at 2:00pm on Tuesday 24th October.