Plymstock School



Our vision is that Plymstock School is a happy and successful school, preparing young people for the challenges of education, work and life; it is a place where all people aspire to attain their highest academic and personal goals; individuals can realise their potential intellectually, emotionally, spiritually and physically, and are valued within a caring and disciplined learning environment; a place where courtesy, co-operation, respect and compassion are actively shown by everyone.

Mission Statement

Our vision is achieved when:

  • There is consistent provision of high quality teaching for all students
  • Everyone shows courtesy and respect to each other
  • Learning opportunities nurture creativity and enterprise. Students are regularly involved in dynamic, interactive and experiential learning
  • Enrichment occurs in day-to-day learning for all students in classrooms and out of classrooms across our school
  • A strong academic core curriculum and a high quality vocational curriculum provide opportunities for students of all abilities to excel
  • There is a relentless focus on strengthening literacy and numeracy skills for all students
  • The school harnesses the latest technology to strengthen and advance independent learning and all aspects of student progression
  • There is provision of high quality professional development for all staff
  • The school has strong governance providing support and challenge to all aspects of school life
  • All staff positively promote a can-do attitude amongst all students
  • All staff model at all times the highest standards we expect of our students and of each other
  • Pride and expectations are supported by high quality accommodation and resources that meet staff and student needs
  • Strong partnerships with other schools, parents and the local community strengthen all aspects of school life

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Red White and Blue Day.

We celebrated Red, White & Blue Day. KS3 classes focused on WW1 to commemorate the centenary. We are also raised money for Forces Support Charities through a red, white and blue themed Mufti Day. Donation total reached over £1,000.

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HMS Heroes members went to Barton Hall for a residential weekend to develop their social skills, encourage team working and support resilience development.

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 Younger students were support by older students and they competed against each other in challenge courses during the evenings.

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During the day they took part in a lot of challenging activities in team groups, including zip wire, crate challenge, abseiling, vertical challenges, problem solving, challenge courses, aeroball and raft building.

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It was all great fun!




Mrs Wilkins