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  • Balletboyz Experience

    Published 22/11/17

    The profile of Boys Dance continues to develop here at SDCC and one professional dance company we have to thank for continuing to inspire the work that we do is The Balletboyz.  This company caught the attention of some of our older dancers when we first saw them perform in 2013 and our admiration for the style, energy and talent of the Balletboyz continues to grow.  So much so that this year when the Dance Department were given the opportunity to work with dancers from the company here at South Dartmoor we couldn’t have been more excited.

    Our Boys Dance Company visited The Northcott Theatre on Tuesday 14th November to take their front row seats for the final performance of The Balletboyz 2018 tour ‘Fourteen Days’.  The performance was exhilarating and captured the creative minds of all 16 boys what attended.  The most exciting thought for the students was that they would be learning movement repertoire first hand from two of the company’ dancers the following day.

    On Wednesday 15th November, the Boys Dance Company greeted Harry & Matt from The Balletboyz as they arrived at South Dartmoor for the workshop and they were eager to get started.  The students took part in an intense and challenging warm-up and technique class which was followed by the learning of movement material from The Balletboyz current tour and to finish with they explored new and exciting ways of developing lift work and contact work.

    The Boys Dance Company demonstrated perseverance and determination from the very start and it was a huge pleasure to see them working to closely with such talented dancers that they admire.  The morning was finished off with a question and answer session in which Harry & Matt were quizzed about dancers in training, the highs and lows of working for dance companies, travelling the world and working with choreographers. 

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  • Year 7 Rugby Team 2017

    Published 14/11/17

    A thoroughly enjoyable day with the Y7 rugby boys at the Brixham tournament.

    The TEAM:
    Leo Hodges (joint captain)
    Jacob Forey (joint captain)
    Isaac Mark
    Joe Cox
    Jack Mooney
    Ryan Gaydon
    Oscar Brookfield
    Kai Swann
    Max Baxter
    Dan Cox
    Jack Pollard

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  • Mufti Day Fri 17th Nov

    Published 14/11/17

    Mufti Day Fri 17th Nov

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  • South Dartmoor Remembers with Ashburton

    Published 14/11/17

    South Dartmoor Remembers with Ashburton 2017

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  • Duke Of Edinburgh Award Silver

    Published 10/11/17

    Duke Of Edinburgh Award Silver

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  • 2018 EXAM SEASONĀ 

    Published 09/11/17

    2018 EXAM SEASON


    The GCSE exam season will commence on 07/05/18 and finish on 22/06/18.


    The GCE exam season will commence in 02/05/18 and finish on 26/06/18.


    This doesn’t include the many controlled assessments that make place throughout the year. Please consider these dates when organising holidays as the exams are set in stone and cannot be moved or replicated.


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  • Year 13 historians explore Berlin

    Published 08/11/17

    Mr Hayward and Mrs Palmer were joined by 19 Year 13 students in the German capital of Berlin over October half term to support their research into 20th Century German history. Areas visited included the Reichstagg parliamentary building (pictured), Holocaust memorial, Sachsenhausen concentration camp and the Berlin Wall. Students were also able to spend time exploring the city’s cultural areas and tried a range of food, with Ashley Causey sampling Currywurst from every available outlet.

    All students were a credit to the school throughout the four day trip and the History Department look forward to visiting Berlin with the current Year 12s – please contact Mr Hayward for further information.

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  • School of Rock

    Published 07/11/17

    Wednesday 29th November, Thursday 30th November, Friday 1st December, Saturday 2nd December (Matinee 1pm Saturday only) 

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  • Mufti day on Friday 20th Oct

    Published 19/10/17
    There will be a mufti day on Friday 20th Oct. Proceeds will be split between Wateraid and the Christmas event.  Donations will be collected at the gate as always. Thanks The Student Council  
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  • Action Counters Terrorism

    Published 03/10/17

    "ACT’s Act For Youth campaign launches in partnership with News UK, designed to help educate 11 to 16 year olds."

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  • Mufti Day Friday

    Published 28/09/17

    Friday 20th October

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  • Getting Unstuck

    Published 26/09/17

    "The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are."

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