Devonshire Primary Academy News Place Winners!<p>{gallery:Basketball Winners - Oct 17}</p>, 18 Oct 2017 16:06:07 GMTBook in for Breakfast, 17 Oct 2017 11:09:33 GMTMacmillan Cancer Support, 13 Oct 2017 15:54:49 GMTWelcome to our Staff Governors, 12 Oct 2017 14:18:58 GMTWelcome to our Parent Governors, 12 Oct 2017 14:17:16 GMTSecond Place Winners!, 05 Oct 2017 15:25:18 GMTBlackpool Boccia Champions!<p>{gallery:Blackpool Boccia Champions}</p>, 04 Oct 2017 16:24:09 GMTBreakfast and After-School Club<p>Do you start work early, finish late or simply need a little extra time to your day?</p> <p>WE CAN HELP!</p> <p>Why not take advantage of our OFSTED approved Breakfast and After-School Club, where your children can play in safety and enjoy a healthy snack?!</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><u>Breakfast Club (8:00am - 8:45am)</u></p> <p>&pound;2.00 per session&nbsp;or &pound;8 for a full week of five sessions.</p> <p><u>After-School Club (3:10pm - 5:15pm)</u></p> <p>&pound;5 per session or &pound;20 for a full week of five sessions.</p>, 20 Sep 2017 09:07:23 GMTEverything Fylde Coast Information<p>For a one stop shop for health, social and community services information on the Fylde Coast, please click visit the following website - <a href="" target="_blank"></a></p>, 18 Sep 2017 11:53:12 GMTDevonshire Primary Academy Inspection, 12 Sep 2017 19:24:07 GMTApplying for Primary/Secondary Places<p>You can apply for your child&#39;s school place in one of the following ways:</p> <p>- Online form at</p> <p>- Paper form, available from Blackpool School Admissions on 01253 476637</p> <p>- Email</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>The closing date for all applications is:</p> <p>- Secondary School - 31st October 2017</p> <p>- Primary School - 15th January 2018</p> <p>Please do not leave it until the last minute! &nbsp;Applications that are received after the closing date are dealt&nbsp;with seperately, so you reduce your chance of gaining a place at your preferred school if you miss this deadline.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><em>*If you pay council tax to Wyre of Fylde, you need to apply online at, however you can still apply for a Blackpool school there.</em></p>, 11 Sep 2017 16:06:04 GMTFund Raising for Brian Hayward, 27 Jul 2017 12:51:37 GMTY6 Prom 2017 Photos<p>{gallery:Prom 2017}</p>, 24 Jul 2017 13:05:17 GMTStaying Safe during the Summer Holidays<p>Please click on the link -&nbsp;<a data-saferedirecturl=";q=;source=gmail&amp;ust=1500634714710000&amp;usg=AFQjCNFYysIJhjAwVAIsTyeQX92mPIXbEA" href="" target="_blank"><wbr />.uk/online-safeguarding/focus-<wbr />on.aspx</a> - for more information.</p>, 20 Jul 2017 12:01:51 GMTSchool Uniform - Important<p><strong>Ragamuffins</strong><br /> 1a Westcliffe Drive<br /> Blackpool<br /> FY3 7DZ<br /> 01253 390717</p>, 18 Jul 2017 14:01:54 GMTY6 SATs Results, 18 Jul 2017 13:59:59 GMTY1 Trip to Stanley Park<table> <tbody> <tr> <td>{gallery:Y1 Stanley Park - July 2017}</td> </tr> <tr> </tr> </tbody> </table>, 18 Jul 2017 10:34:51 GMTY4 Trip to Blackpool Tower<p>{gallery:Y4 Blackpool Tower- July 2017}</p>, 18 Jul 2017 10:29:48 GMTYear 2 - End of UI Free School Meals<p>1. Apply for free school meals if you believe you are entitled - see the office for information on how to apply.</p> <p>2. Move your child to packed lunches by completing a yellow form at the office.</p> <p>3. Arrange to make payments for your child&#39;s school dinners on - a letter with more information was sent home 17/07/17.</p>, 17 Jul 2017 15:09:20 GMTTrip to SPACE!<p>{gallery:Space Trip - July 2017}</p>, 17 Jul 2017 10:06:12 GMTY5/6 Residential to Borwick Hall<p>{gallery:Borwick Hall}</p>, 14 Jul 2017 09:49:56 GMTReception at Park View<p>{gallery:Park View}</p>, 13 Jul 2017 11:17:02 GMTSports Days!<p>{gallery:Sports Days}</p>, 12 Jul 2017 16:27:41 GMTFarm to Fork!<p>{gallery:Farm to Fork}</p>, 07 Jul 2017 10:54:53 GMTMiniature Gardens<p>{gallery:Miniature Gardens}</p>, 03 Jul 2017 16:23:13 GMTParent Governor Position, 29 Jun 2017 13:25:22 GMTRW Trip to Blackpool Tower<p>{gallery:RW Trip to the Tower}</p>, 29 Jun 2017 10:21:35 GMTChildren's University Graduates!, 28 Jun 2017 12:23:00 GMTDen Day - Save the Children<p>{gallery:Den Day - June 2017}</p>, 21 Jun 2017 13:28:58 GMTReception Trip to Beacon Fell<p>{gallery:Beacon Fell - Jun 17}</p>, 20 Jun 2017 11:25:46 GMTDevonshire Has Talent!, 16 Jun 2017 13:21:24 GMTInspiration Talk at Highfurlong!<p>{gallery:Inspirational Talk at Highfurlong}</p>, 15 Jun 2017 12:07:12 GMTYear 1 at Blackpool Tower<p>{gallery:Year 1 Blackpool Tower}</p>, 24 May 2017 16:11:39 GMTPre-School Trip to Blackpool Zoo<p>{gallery:Blackpool Zoo}</p>, 17 May 2017 09:51:28 GMTYear 4 - Fit to Go Festival<p>{gallery:Year 4 Fit to Go}</p>, 16 May 2017 10:56:58 GMTYear 6 SATs, 12 May 2017 11:39:25 GMTReception Trip to Beacon Fell., 04 May 2017 09:47:31 GMTPre-School visit from Blackpool Fire Station!<p>{gallery:Visit from the Firefighters!}</p>, 27 Apr 2017 10:20:17 GMTEaster Bonnet/Hat Parade<p>{gallery:Easter Bonnet/Hat Parade}</p>, 07 Apr 2017 15:37:46 GMTY2 Trip to Tesco!<p>{gallery:Y2 Trip to Tesco}</p>, 30 Mar 2017 11:23:20 GMTReception Trip to Beacon Fell<p><img alt="" src="/images/beacon_fell_1.JPG" style="width: 241px; height: 180px;" /><img alt="" src="/images/beacon_fell_2.JPG" style="width: 241px; height: 180px;" /><img alt="" src="/images/beacon_fell_3(1).JPG" style="width: 241px; height: 180px;" /></p>, 30 Mar 2017 11:14:29 GMTRed Nose Day 2017!<p>{gallery:Red Nose Day 2017}</p>, 28 Mar 2017 12:43:49 GMTStay Safe during the Easter Holidays!<p>Click <a href="/files/Seaside_Safety_Document_-_Pre_Easter_2017.pdf" target="_blank">here</a> for the guide.</p>, 27 Mar 2017 12:18:59 GMTY6 at the Amazing Air Show!, 17 Mar 2017 08:41:59 GMTHealth Week!<p>{gallery:Health Week 2017}</p>, 13 Mar 2017 12:29:28 GMTPre-School Trip to the Zoo, 08 Mar 2017 11:47:10 GMTPost Box!, 08 Mar 2017 11:43:07 GMTHealth Week - Brian Rose, 07 Mar 2017 11:29:10 GMTBoccia!, 07 Mar 2017 11:27:38 GMTWorld Book Day!<p>{gallery:World Book Day - March 2017}</p>, 03 Mar 2017 10:00:59 GMTProgress Measures<p>In 2016 the DfE introduced new national curriculum tests (commonly called SATs) to reflect the revised National Curriculum. &nbsp;Test results are no longer reported as levels. &nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Click &#39;<a href="/files/DFE_Info_for_Parents_-_March_2017.pdf" target="_blank">here</a>&#39; to read a parent/carer&nbsp;information booklet produced by the DfE.</p>, 02 Mar 2017 10:21:43 GMTY4 Fit to Go Quiz!, 27 Feb 2017 16:22:00 GMTSchools Alive!<h2 style="text-align: center;"><u>Schools Alive!</u></h2> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Well done to our School Choir who did a wonderful job of representing Devonshire at the &#39;Schools Alive&#39; performance at the Grand Theatre last night! &nbsp;Our children performed a number of David Bowie songs; a pitch-perfect and very touching tribute.<br /> Thank you also to Miss Weszka for all your hard work leading up to the performance!</p>, 08 Feb 2017 16:10:09 GMTHaving Fun (30/2/17)<p>{vimeo:203114340}</p>, 08 Feb 2017 14:05:05 GMTStreet Dance Festival, 29 Jan 2017 14:57:45 GMTReception Classes Visited Beacon Fell<p>{vimeo:201518284}</p>, 29 Jan 2017 11:23:22 GMTA Busy Week At Devonshire<p>{vimeo:201516455}</p>, 29 Jan 2017 10:48:57 GMTSafer Internet Day (Parents)<p>{vimeo:199003812}</p>, 22 Jan 2017 14:39:28 GMTFit2Go<h3>Year 4 are currently taking part in the Fit2Go Programme, designed to promote a healthy lifestyle.<br /> Come and have a look at what we have been doing.</h3> <p><img alt="" src="/images/news/PicCollage_(7).png" style="width: 1000px; height: 1333px;" /></p> <p><img alt="" src="/images/news/PicCollage_(6).png" style="width: 1000px; height: 1333px;" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p>, 22 Jan 2017 14:29:00 GMTHaving Fun & learning Together<p>{vimeo:200550378}</p>, 22 Jan 2017 14:15:40 GMTChristmas Jumper Day!, 01 Dec 2016 10:07:28 GMTAnnual Family Bingo Evening!, 11 Oct 2016 10:14:49 GMTWorld's Biggest Coffee Morning!, 04 Oct 2016 08:42:47 GMTRace for Life!, 22 Jul 2016 09:15:01 GMTScience Conference, 30 Jun 2016 09:42:58 GMTSave the Children - Den Day<p>A huge thank you to everyone for helping to raise a fantastic &pound;96.13 for <strong>Save the Children</strong>!</p> <p>On Friday, 17th June our school&nbsp;took part in&nbsp;&#39;Den Day&#39;. This is a project linked to the organisation <strong>Save the Children</strong> and is about raising awareness of the basic need for shelter for all people across the world. We linked&nbsp;this project to lessons with Geography and PSHCE objectives and spent a day building some very creative dens too!</p> <p>A good day was enjoyed by all and the money raised will go to a very worthy cause.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>{gallery-slideshow:Den Day}</p>, 17 Jun 2016 12:53:37 GMTSinging Competition<p><u>The Singing Competition</u></p> <p>We enjoyed another fantastic evening of music and song! It was the 25<sup>th</sup> Anniversary of our Singing Competition. There were brilliant performances by all of the entries, an outstanding &lsquo;Annie&rsquo; Musical Tribute by the Devonshire Choir and a special performance from the guitar and keyboard groups. The winners were as follows:</p> <p>Overall Winner: Cheyenne Wilmore</p> <p>KS1 Winners: Tobey Packer and Tiggi Nightingale</p> <p>KS2 Winner: Abby&nbsp;Partridge</p> <p>A huge thank you to Miss Weszka once again for organising such a memorable evening and also to our judges Mr Waring and Mrs Houghton!</p>, 17 Jun 2016 12:46:58 GMTHappy Shoesday!<p style="margin-left:7.1pt;">Tuesday 17th May 2016 is HAPPY SHOESDAY! This is a fundraising event encouraging children across the UK to walk to school wearing shoes that put a smile on your face!</p> <p style="margin-left:7.1pt;">We want you to make your shoes happy by giving them a makeover.&nbsp; Add a splash of colour, some ribbon, beads, wings or stickers.&nbsp; You could even use our shoe capes to turn your shoes into Superheroes!</p> <p style="margin-left:7.1pt;">We are asking those who take part to give a voluntary contribution of &pound;1.00 to support Living Streets Charity. &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin-left:7.1pt;">So, dust off those magical pumps, wellies or shoes!&nbsp; It&rsquo;s time to make your feet happy!</p>, 10 May 2016 16:02:19 GMTYear 6 SATs<p>Year 6 SATs Week takes place from Monday, 9th May to Thursday, 12th May 2016.</p> <p>Please make sure your child is on time for school during this week.</p> <p>We wish all of our Year 6 Pupils the best of luck!</p>, 27 Apr 2016 11:33:00 GMTBlackpool 10K Fun Run for Trinity Hospice, 09 May 2016 11:31:50 GMTYear 5/6 Residential!<p style="margin: 0px 0px 10px; color: rgb(161, 157, 157); font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14px;"><span style="color:#000000;">Year 5 and Year 6 Students will be visiting Borwick Hall for their Residential Trip this year. They will be there from Monday, 16th May until Thursday, 19th May.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0px 0px 10px; color: rgb(161, 157, 157); font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14px;"><span style="color:#000000;">More information about the trip will be available at the meeting with Mr Simm at 3:20pm on Wednesday, 27th April.</span></p>, 20 Apr 2016 09:33:43 GMTGoodbye Miss Fairclough, 22 Apr 2016 10:29:37 GMTSATs Reminder, 11 Mar 2016 13:58:41 GMTE-Safety<h1><a href="">Click Here</a></h1>, 11 Mar 2016 13:54:07 GMTFairtrade Fortnight, 11 Mar 2016 11:23:50 GMTFamily Quiz Night, 11 Mar 2016 11:19:29 GMTSATs Tests 2016<h1><u><strong>Key Stage 1 (Year 2)</strong></u></h1> <p>{youtube:M8MjPFWRQs0}</p> <h1><u><strong>Key Stage 2 (Year 6)</strong></u></h1> <p>{youtube:nF1n1g4CePI}</p>, 23 Feb 2016 11:36:31 GMTThe Highwayman Videos (Year 6)<h1><a href="">Click Here</a></h1>, 02 Feb 2016 18:43:14 GMTThis weeks Buzz!<p><a href="/files/11th_December_2015.pdf">C</a><a href="/files/4th_December_2015.pdf">lick Here</a></p>, 05 Oct 2015 08:21:24 GMTStaff Christmas Video<p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 30.03px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">{vimeo:148369724}</span></p>, 11 Dec 2015 12:11:30 GMTYear 6 Sats Meeting<p><a href="/files/powerpoint_for_parents_meeting.pdf">/files/powerpoint_for_parents_meeting.pdf</a></p>, 25 Sep 2015 15:09:27 GMTSchool Council Council 2015-2016/DSC07136.JPGThu, 17 Sep 2015 13:52:19 GMTChildren's University Graduation, 30 Jun 2015 14:08:54 GMTHackpool, 24 Jun 2015 13:33:16 GMTComputing at the CLC, 18 May 2015 19:36:04 GMTOur New Arrival<p><a href="">Click here to watch live</a></p> <p><u><strong>Day 3</strong></u></p> <p><img alt="" src="/images/IMG_1402.JPG" style="width: 300px; height: 400px; border-width: 5px; border-style: solid;" />&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><u><strong>Day 2 - 2 Arrivals</strong></u></p> <p><b><u>Princess Charlotte (Day 2)</u>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; <u>Jen the Hen &nbsp;(Day 1)</u>&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;<u>Diana &nbsp; (Day 1)</u></b></p> <p><img alt="" src="/images/charlotte_day_2.jpg" style="width: 300px; height: 300px; border-width: 5px; border-style: solid;" />&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;<img alt="" src="/images/jen_hen_day_1.jpg" style="width: 300px; height: 300px; border-width: 5px; border-style: solid;" />&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;<img alt="" src="/images/IMG_9508.JPG" style="height: 300px; border-width: 5px; border-style: solid; width: 225px;" /></p> <p><u><strong>Day 1 - Princess Charlotte&#39;s First Selfie</strong></u></p> <p><img alt="" src="/images/charlotte_day_1.jpg" style="width: 500px; height: 500px; border-width: 5px; border-style: solid;" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p>, 06 May 2015 07:43:52 GMTDrama Club, 01 May 2015 09:45:06 GMTThank you from Trinity<p>Trinity Hospice were delighted to hear about our successful Christmas fundraising here at Devonshire&nbsp;and would like to say a massive thank you for the fantastic &pound;232.40 &nbsp;we raised for them. The money&nbsp;raised will make a significant impact at the hospice, having benefits for patients and their families as well as the whole community at Trinity.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Well done everybody!</p>, 20 Apr 2015 10:16:41 GMTFencing with Highfurlong School<p><span style="color: rgb(53, 53, 53); font-family: 'Droid Sans', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px; background-color: rgb(247, 247, 247);">{vimeo:125236234}</span></p>, 17 Apr 2015 10:25:25 GMTNursery Places Available!, 16 Apr 2015 10:44:03 GMTDevonshire Buzz<p><a href="">Link to the Buzz</a></p>, 27 Mar 2015 15:16:37 GMTEaster Bonnet Parade<p><span style="color: rgb(53, 53, 53); font-family: 'Droid Sans', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px; background-color: rgb(250, 250, 250);">{gallery-slideshow:Easter Bonnet Parade}</span></p>, 27 Mar 2015 15:13:09 GMTSolar Eclipse, 20 Mar 2015 10:57:15 GMTQuiz Night, 20 Mar 2015 10:43:14 GMTExtreme Reading<p><span style="color: rgb(53, 53, 53); font-family: 'Droid Sans', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px; background-color: rgb(250, 250, 250);">{vimeo:122091990}</span></p>, 13 Mar 2015 11:53:07 GMTWorld Book Day 2015<p><span style="color: rgb(53, 53, 53); font-family: 'Droid Sans', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px; background-color: rgb(232, 234, 235);">{gallery:World Book Day 2015}</span></p>, 06 Mar 2015 10:02:49 GMTCareers Fair<p><span style="color: rgb(53, 53, 53); font-family: 'Droid Sans', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px; background-color: rgb(232, 234, 235);">{gallery-slideshow:Careers Fair}</span></p>, 27 Feb 2015 13:17:26 GMTYear 5 Computer Game Competition<p>Year 5 have been designing and making their own platform computer games in their Computing lessons. We have decided to have a competition to see which is the best!<br /> Please visit the computing blog and play some of their games. Leave them a comment as this will count as a vote for their game! The game with the most comments gets 50 Dojo points.</p> <p><a href=""></a></p>, 06 Feb 2015 11:41:59 GMTCareers Fair, 09 Jan 2015 15:40:26 GMTFootball at the DW, 14 Nov 2014 14:50:39 GMT