Recent Posts

Parent Letter 02/12/2016

Things are getting very festive around school. Rehearsals are taking place for the Nativity and Church performances. Christmas songs and handbells echo through the corridors. There is tinsel in abundance!

Reception and Preschool children will perform to their families at 9.30am on 14 December. The day continues with the older children performing and singing in the Church at 1.30pm and 7.00pm. The Allingtots are having their Christmas party on 16 December from 9.30 to 11.00am. Please bring a plate of food. See Lucy in for more details.

Parent forum: All parents are invited to a parent forum to be held in the hall on Thursday sth December at 2:30. If you cannot make it, please email any questions and we will discuss them at the meeting.

It is important that we keep accurate attendance records for all children. Please

remember to call school as soon as you can if your child is absent.

Please try to book dental appointments in the holidays. If you do have to make school time appointments please consider making them towards the end of the day. This will mean your child will have a present mark for the whole day.

Please take time to read the Home-School agreement sent home recently. Please remember to sign it and return to school.

Parent Questionnaire: Thank you to all who filled this in - please see the attached results: a positive response!

School Council: The school council have been busy again: please see the attached notes from the last meeting.

Having a book clear out? Do you have any good quality books at home you would be happy to clear out in this pre-Christmas time? We welcome books in good condition to add to our growing library. Please bring into school Monday 5th December to Friday 9th December A tower of books will be built with prizes awarded by PTFA

Attendance Watch Figures for this week are:

eception 95.14%

Class 1 98.83 %

Class 2 97.33%

Class 3 92.51%

Upset tums again.


6 December Christmas Lunch

8 December Parent Forum

9 December PTFA Christmas Fayre


Please could Class One children to bring in something Christmassy to wear for the Church Performance e.g. a hat, woolly jumper etc.

Netball Match

Congratulations Team EA and coach Ruth Derry. First match of the year was against Aveton Gifford this week. The squad came home victorious winning 13-3.

Outstanding Payments

Finance staff at Kingsbridge send regular reports to school. If you have any payments outstanding please try your best to clear by end of term. Please call in to the Office if you need

to check any amounts outstanding or to arrange paying by instalment.

Christmas Fayre

Thank you for Fayre contributions already sent in.

Morrisons Bag Pack

Please take to time to shop at Morrisons on Saturday 17 December. Class 3 are packing shopping bags on that day to raise funds for their trip to London in June.


Thank you for your patience on Monday and for your orders. These are now on their way for processing.


Please ensure your child has a coat with them at school. We will go out at break times and at lunch times in cold weather.

Breaktime Snacks

Please remember all morning break snacks should be healthy. Children in Reception to Year 2 have a daily piece of fruit under the government's Fruit & Vegetable Scheme.

Reading: 10 minutes everv dav :

If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.

-Haruki Murakami

Contact Us

Tel: 01548 521305



East Allington Primary School

Church Hill

East Allington

Totnes, TQ9 7RE

Unicef Bronze Logo.png