Welcome to Mrs Ethelston's CE Primary Academy

Welcome to Mrs Ethelston's CE Primary Academy

At Mrs Ethelston's, we are proud of our friendly and family atmosphere where we get to know each child whilst fostering a sense of community responsibility.

Our Christian values underpin everything we do, providing a safe, supportive and encouraging environment in which we recognise each unique individual. We set high standards of achievement and behaviour whilst ensuring that the childrens school days are enjoyable.

I hope you find the information on our website useful and informative, but obviously the best way to get a real feel about us is to come and visit Mrs Ethelston's, look around and meet the children and staff.

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you would like to arrange a visit.

Mary-Anne Crafter

Head of Mrs Ethelston's CE Primary Academy.

Welcome to Mrs Ethelston's CE Primary Academy
Welcome to Mrs Ethelston's CE Primary Academy
Welcome to Mrs Ethelston's CE Primary Academy
Welcome to Mrs Ethelston's CE Primary Academy

Launch of Acorn Multi Academy Trust

Four local schools have joined together to create the new Acorn Multi Academy Trust.  Mrs Ethelston’s Uplyme, St Andrew’s Chardstock, Axminster Community Primary School and Marshwood Primary School have converted to academies and will form The Acorn Multi Academy Trust coming into effect from 1st November 2014. The schools will leave their respective Local Authorities, Devon and Dorset, to become a free standing group of schools directly funded from central government. Representatives of local people will be directly responsible for the quality and development of the education of local children.

Whilst the four schools will operate under the umbrella of the Acorn Academy Trust each will maintain its own distinctive ethos and the parents are reassured that the identity of the three Church of England schools and the one community school will be carefully preserved through the oversight of their individual governing bodies.

This exciting opportunity brings the four schools into a highly effective, close knit, educational organisation which brings enjoyment and success for the pupils and satisfaction and professional development for all the staff. Read & See More »

OPEN MORNINGS

Parents of children starting Reception Class in September 2015 are invited to visit on our Open Mornings to meet with staff and tour the facilities.

  • Membury Primary School 12th November 9.30 - 12 noon 
  • Mrs Ethelston's Primary Uplyme 13th November 10.00 a.m.

Tel: 01297 442210 to book a tour

  • St. Andrew's Primary Chardstock and Marshwood Primary 18th November
  • Please visit between 9.30 - 12 noon

If you are unable to attend our Open Mornings please call the individual school to arrange a visit at a convenient time.

We look forward to meeting you.

Mrs E's Netball Success

The Mrs E's netball club is lucky to be full of really enthusiastic girls and boys from years 4 to 6. This made picking a squad to take to the local netball tournament really difficult. Commitment, enthusiasm, previous netball experience and ability were all factors that were taken into account. The team did us proud and during a fun packed tournament (on a full sized court - WOW!), Mrs E's came away as the winners with a place in the next round - an area tournament at Beaminster in March 2015. Look out for our next fixture, a friendly against Charmouth in the near future.  Mum's, don't let your children have all the fun. Get fit and meet others in the community. Come along to the  'Back 2 Netball' sessions that start on 4 Nov 14 at Colyton Sports Centre, 7.30-8.30pm. Sarah and Teresa, who coach the Mrs E's netball club, will be running these sessions in association with The All England Netball Association.

 

Open Day for Children Starting School September 2015

Parents of children starting Reception Class in September 2015 are invited to our Open Morning to meet with Mrs Rice, Executive Headteacher, tour the facilities and meet the staff.

  • 13th November at 10.00 a.m.

Tel: 01297 442210 to book a tour

If you are unable to attend our Open Morning please call the school to arrange a visit at a convenient time.

We look forward to meeting you.

Cross Country News

Each year, Stockland School holds 4 cross country races and last Wednesday was the first of the 2014/15 race series. The Stockland Races have quite a reputation; they are known for the mud, the falls and the tears but they are also known for the cheers, the team spirit and the cake!  There were 15 children from Mrs Ethelston's who took on the Stockland challenge and only 7 had competed in a race before. Alice, Sophie A, Cerys and Kitty ran for the year 3/4 girls, Aidan, Matthew E and Finlay made up the boys year 3/4 team. Phoebe, Abi, Isabelle and Chloe ran for the year 5/6 girls. With Phoebe coming first and all the girls finishing in the top 13, their team could be in the first or second team position. Will, Rafferty, Louis W and Merlin ran for the boys year 5/6 team. As always, the support from the parents, Miss Craddock and the children means that every runner gets cheered and encouraged as they make their way, exhausted, uphill to the finish.

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