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District Rotary Young Chef competition Winner

A big congratulations to Megan Burnell 10JS who was awarded First Place at the District Rotary Young Chef competition held at Petroc this week.   

Megan has cooked her way to the Regional Finals in the New Year with her award winning delicious menu of:

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English Schools Cross Country Cup National Final

Congratulations to the Park Community School Year 7 and 8 Cross Country team who were the only state school team to reach the English Schools Cross Country Cup National Final in Sheffield on Saturday 7th December. There were 27 teams and 154 runners competing in one race, a  tough 3050m course at Mount St. Mary's College in Derbyshire.

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Exmoor Challenge

Congratulations to the students who took part in the Exmoor Challenge last weekend

The Exmoor Challenge is a 16 mile timed walk around the area near Dulverton, Tarr Steps and Anstey Common.  Competitors must navigate and travel between check points within a certain time.  The route must take no more than 5 hours.  The weather was lovely, not too hot and not too cold with barely any rain.  Our teams went out at around 10:45am and arrived back around 4:00pm.  They both did brilliantly-...

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North Devon Chess Champions

Park Community School entered two teams into the DTSA North Devon Spring Chess Tournament on Friday 29th March.

Our A team won the competition with a record of four wins and one draw (the draw was against Park B team). Our B-Team came joint 3rd with Braunton A, Braunton B came second.

Both teams played exceptionally well especially as they are mainly Year 8s and had to play against 6th formers and Year 10/11s in some games. There were teams representing Ilfracombe, Braunton...

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Year 9 Rugby Team are North Devon Champions!

Congratulations to the Year 9 Rugby team who were crowned North Devon Champions on Wednesday 27th March, 2019

Winner of the UKMT Regiona Team Maths Challenge

A huge congratulations to four students, Fin Carlyon (Year 9), Jacob Phillips (Year 8), Sethini Vanderbona (Year 8) and Harry Gammon (Year 9), who attended the UKMT Regional Team Maths Challlenge at Coombe Dean School on Thursday 7th March. They competed against other schools from the region and won! An impressive achievement, we now hope to go on to challenge the other 87 winning teams in the June National Final in London.

South West Floor and Vault Competition Results

On Sunday 3rd March 2019, 21 students represented Park at the South West Floor & Vault competition at Kingsley, Bideford. The standard at the competition was particularly high with teams like Ivybridge and Maynards competed against us.

Luckily, our students did fantastic with 2 out of the 4...

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U16 North Devon Netball Tournament 2019

On Thursday 14th February , the Year 10s played in the North Devon Netball Tournament. They started the tournament very well, comfortably winning their pool, beating Bideford (13-1), Chulmleigh (18-0), GTS (12-1) and Holsworthy (9-6).

They then faced Braunton in the semi final. Park played brilliantly and were easily the stronger team, winning 13-5.

Park were positive going into the final against West Buckland, knowing that Braunton only lost to them in the pool stage by 1 goal...

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