Category Archives: Latest News


RNAS Yeovilton’s Act of Remembrance at St Bart’s Church


Children from Year 6 represented Ilchester School at RNAS Yeovilton’s Act of Remembrance at St Bart’s Church this morning.  Well done to Simeon for speaking clearly and confidently to the television reporters after the service… maybe we will be on the news tonight!

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Beauty and the Beast


The children of Ilchester School were treated to a fantastic performance of Beauty and the Beast performed by M & M Theatre Company this afternoon! There were many opportunities for  pantomime boos and hisses;  lots of laughter and plenty of audience participation! It was a magical afternoon and was enjoyed by all!       […]

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🎃House Captains lead Hallowe’en assembly🎃


A big well-done to our House-Captains for delivering a fabulous assembly to the Junior Department this afternoon explaining about the origins of Hallowe’en! You all spoke clearly and confidently and deserve to feel proud of your achievements! Your main safety messages: 1) Please only go Trick or Treating with an adult nearby to ensure your […]

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Ghoulish Goings-On at the Hallowe’en Disco


  Spooky fun has been had by all at our fund-raising Hallowe’en Disco. Thank you to everyone on F.I.S. who gave their time to organise it!

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🍎🍐🥔Harvest Distribution🌽🥕🍅


Following yesterday’s Harvest Festival Celebration, Year 6 went out into Ilchester today to deliver our school harvest boxes (KS1 and KS2) to local residents. We received many warm smiles and lots of thank you’s as people marvelled at the creativity of the designs!

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Holocaust Education Trust visitors


  Ilchester Community Primary was very excited and proud to welcome two very special visitors to our school on Wednesday 11th October, from The Holocaust Education Trust. Ms Fendor spent the morning doing classroom based teaching, ensuring that our children had a firm understanding of laws decreed by the German government such as: Jewish people […]

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Library news!📚


Following much interest in our recently advertised school librarian posts, Mrs Hutchinson has appointed her new team. They will be on hand to run the school library system. Our applicants were so strong this year that we have also decided to create two extra posts – Reading Experts -who will be seen wearing golden librarian […]

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Fleet Air Arm Museum


Today the children in year 1 and 2 went on a great trip to the Fleet Air Arm Museum at Yeovilton.  We learnt lots about the history of aircraft and what they are made from.  We had two learning workshops and a tour of the museum.  We even got to have a short time in […]

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House Captain Election Results!


Congratulations to all of the children who stood for election this year. You organised your campaigns well, culminating in exceptionally confident election speeches this morning! You all deserve to feel proud of yourselves. Our new House Captains and Vice Captains are:  

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Bude arrival home update


*****Current ETA is 4:30 at the earliest- updates on this site and Twitter as soon as known*****

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