Believe, Belong, Become

  At Bampton, we enjoy talking about what we believe and we respect the beliefs of others around us. We understand how we belong to our school, our families and our community and we celebrate our contributions and achievements within our communities and wider world. We think about who we want to become as we…

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ISS: What to expect

It’s not long now until our contact with the International Space Station! It will be such an exciting week with lots of very technical equipment being brought onto site, so we are doing lots of work behind the scenes to ensure it’s a fantastic event for everyone. Only one other school in the UK has…

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Ilfracombe Aquathlon 2019

It’s always a great event to take part in but the Ilfracombe Aquathlon is definitely hard work – competitors have to swim several lengths of the pool (the number of which depends on their age group) and then dash straight out of the pool, slip on trainers and a running vest and head straight to…

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Haka!

In Stag Class, we have been working hard to create our own Haka Dance. The Haka is a type of ancient Maori war dance traditionally used on the battlefield, as well as when groups came together in peace. You may have seen the New Zealand All Blacks perform the Haka at the rugby. Haka are…

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PTFA raise £1145!

The Christmas Fayre this year was a sterling success, with many people from both the school and the community supporting this great event. The Grand Prize Raffle Draw had another fantastic year with 46 prizes on offer and hundreds of tickets sold. A big thank you to Father Christmas who also turned on the Christmas…

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Dark Skies Poetry Competition Winners

We are delighted to have not just one but two competition winners! The Dark Skies Poetry competition was part of the Exmoor Dark Skies Festival, which ran for two weeks at the end of October. Events including night walks, family discovery events and planetarium sessions, were attended by over 3000 people. Jonah Kettleborough, one of our…

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