English and mathematics support for schools 2024-25

The Devon Education Services English and Maths teams are again providing an offer of support to all schools for 2024-5. This offer is addressing the significant gaps in KS2 attainment in Devon, particularly for under-resourced or disadvantaged pupils. To launch this focus for 2024-5, across Devon, we are delighted to announce that we will be

26 June 2024

Bluecoat C of E Primary School, Great Torrington

Following completion of the consultation and statutory process, Devon County Council’s Cabinet has approved the following two separate proposals to establish Resourced Provision at Bluecoat Church of England Primary School, Great Torrington. Proposal 1: to formally establish the 8 place Key Stage 2 (KS2) Bluecoat Group to become a Resource Base for 12 pupils at KS2

EXPIRED Clyst Vale Community College: consultation on change of age range from 11-18 to 11-16 through phased closure of the sixth form

The Trustees of Clyst Vale Academy Trust are consulting on a proposal to change the age range of Clyst Vale Community College from 11-18 to 11-16 through the phased closure of the Sixth Form. The proposal being consulted upon is as follows: Students currently in Year 12 and Year 13 will remain at Clyst Vale’s

An Introduction to Ordinarily Available Inclusive Provision

Fully funded online information sessions (1 hour) 10, 11, 16 or 18 July 2024 Devon County Council has been working closely with parents, children and young people and schools to develop a framework to promote consistent inclusive practice that supports all children across all primary and secondary schools in Devon. After it’s introduction at the

Secondary Transfer September 2025

Dear Administrator I am writing to you to confirm that for the next normal admissions round for children applying for reception, junior and secondary schools, parents will no longer receive an individual Unique Identifier (UID) letter. In common with an increasing number of LAs across the country, Devon will focus its communication strategy on social

EXPIRED DMAT consultation on Early Years proposals

Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust (DMAT) are consulting on the following proposals: Boasley Cross Primary School – proposal to extend the age range from 4-11 to 2-11 years of age: Boasley Cross Primary School: proposal to extend age range – Have Your Say (devon.gov.uk) Northlew & Ashbury Parochial C of E Primary School – proposal to

EXPIRED HAF Funding Schools Transition Projects this Summer Holidays:

HAF (Holiday Activities & Food Programme) has extended its offer to support schools by providing funding for Benefit Related Free School Meal (FSM) children to take part in any transition programmes schools have planned for this Summer Holidays. There is a short forms application process with a deadline of Friday 12 July to ensure enough

Autumn term conferences 2024

Look ahead to the Autumn term with our fantastic programme of conferences, designed to support your CPD and the outcomes of children and young people in your school/setting. Early Years Foundation Stage conference –  3 October 2024, Sandy Park, Exeter English conference – 12 November 2024, Future Skills Centre, Exeter Supporting mentally healthy schools conference

EXPIRED DPO Network Forum

Welcome Jenny Goodall – Our new Data Protection Officer (DPO) Jenny is very much looking forward to meeting all subscribing schools in the coming weeks, and hopes to see you at the forthcoming DPO networking meeting, scheduled for 10 July 2024. DPO Networking Forum is an online event held termly where DPOs from subscribing and

One weeek to go! Safeguarding Conference 2024

Join us for a day of networking, updates and an opportunity to reflect on how best to safeguard our children and young people today and how we can continue to develop our practice to continue to safeguard our children in the future. Thursday 20 June 2024 , Sandy Park, Exeter Book your place now