Category Archives: School Activities

Sports Afternoon and Summer Fayre

Sports Afternoon will take place at the school on Wednesday 17th July at 1.45pm. Everyone is welcome to watch the children take part. The PTFA will be offering cream teas at the event and following on from the Sports Afternoon, they will be holding their Summer Fayre. There will be hot dogs to eat, cakes, candy floss and games to play – more information will

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Shirwell School Win Local Football Tournament

Shirwell Competed for the first time in two Barnstaple Area Year 6 football tournaments, one for girls and one for boys. Our boys got off to an amazing start winning 2-1 against Orchard Vale after going 0-1 down. They went on to finish 8th out of 15 teams, a great achievement in their first ever tournament and considering there were only two Year Six

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Shirwell School Win the North Devon Hockey Tournament

Earlier this term Shirwell competed in the North Devon Quicksticks final with 16 other schools.  We had three teams compete in the tournament showing the great strength in depth that we have in the school.  Our oldest children, Shirwell A, won the tournament unbeaten and without conceding a single goal.  This is our 5th victory in this tournament in six years, another wonderful achievement

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