As you may be aware, Devon County Council has identified the need for a new 420 place primary school with nursery to serve new and proposed housing development in Okehampton. Having spoken to a variety of people within the community we feel that it’s important to provide a local solution to the need for more school places.
Okehampton Primary School in partnership with Okehampton College and the Diocese of Exeter, is interested in establishing the new school as a Church of England school. There is presently, no Church school option in Okehampton town and we feel this would give parents more choice.
Our vision for the new school is
More information can be found at the following website www.dartmooracademy.org
Please take a look and let us know what you think via the online survey.
We hope to submit our application to the Department for Education (DfE) in 2017.
Thank you for your interest in this exciting new project!