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  • New School Start Time September 2022 - 8:40 am

    Published 22/07/22

    From September the NEW START TIME will be 8.40 am with the same End of Day time 3.10 pm

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  • Next Steps South West

    Published 04/07/22

    Working with Next Steps South West, we concluded a fantastic day with our Year 12s. This was geared towards helping them develop a road map to get where they may want to be in the future, helping students with guidance and preparation for their next steps in life after South Dartmoor Community College. 

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  • What a Weekend to Walk!

    Published 05/06/22

    "The Ten Tors is the ultimate Devon rite of passage and attempting it to raise money for South Dartmoor Community College was the challenge of a lifetime." - Rachel Harries

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  • Bridge Engineer Visit

    Published 24/05/22

    We welcomed civil engineer Gemma Davis to talk to our Year 10 and 12 students about her career and fascinating work as a bridge engineer.

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  • Adult Ten Tors!

    Published 24/05/22

    Fifteen South Dartmoor Community College parents and members of the wider Ashburton community are challenging themselves to walk 35 and 45 miles respectively over two days, emulating the Ten Tors Challenge which has recently celebrated its 60th year.

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  • Support for Young Carers

    Published 18/05/22

    We are very grateful to the Teign Housing Organisation for the support their Community Chest Project has provided to our Young Carers’ Group.

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  • National Sailing Champion

    Published 09/05/22

    Year 13's Izzy S took top spot at the Royal Yachting Association's Youth National Sailing Championships in Pwllheli, north Wales, during the first week of the Easter holiday.

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  • Body Language 2022

    Published 19/03/22

    The return of Body Language was an incredible occasion for us. With our last big production two years ago, there was much anticipation for its return and we were blown away by the response.

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  • Help for Ukraine

    Published 19/03/22

    On Friday 11th March Mrs Flint's husband Tim and his friend Henry embarked on a week long humanitarian mission to travel to the Polish/Ukraine border to support the refugee crisis.

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  • Year 12 Vets Visit

    Published 16/03/22

    Year 12 Design Engineer Construct students have the task of designing a new vets practice for Ashburton this year. 

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  • Red Nose Day - ParentPay Donations Link

    Published 08/03/22

    Normal Mufti Day Clothes - Friday 18 March 2022 for Red Nose Day (Click here)

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  • Year 9 Options 2022

    Published 07/03/22

    As we enter the second half of the spring term our attention turns to supporting the Year 9 students with the next exciting phase of their education - choosing their GCSE subjects. This is the process by which Year 9 students select the subjects that they would like to study throughout Years 10 and 11.

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