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Non Uniform Day 16 December 2022
On Friday 16th December we are holding a non-uniform day to mark the last day of term and Christmas. Your child may choose to show their support for the day by wearing a Christmas jumper or T-shirt or...
Vacancy: Assistant Headteacher
Assistant HeadteacherIvy Education Trust is seeking to appoint a visionary and enthusiastic Assistant Headteacher who will help drive the development and delivery of a motivating and engaging curricul...
Vacancy: Cover Teacher
Vacancy: Cover TeacherIvy Education Trust is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic individual with drive, passion and creativity to join Dawlish College as a Cover Teacher.As the ‘in-house’ Cover Teacher...
Breakfast Offer
Innovate, our catering provider, are now offering a breakfast service in Millennium Hall from 7.45am. Please see the attached flyer for details, including the offer of free porridge for all students.W...
Meet The Headteacher
Meet Sam Banks, our new headteacher!Watch a video where Sam introduces himself. There's also a drop in session on Thursday 24th Nov 4-7 pm in the Millennium Hall where you can talk to him about his vi...
Do You Like To Draw?
Entries need to be with Mrs. Parr by 9th December to meet the entry deadline
Work Experience Opportunity
Save the date!We're so excited for our Year 10 students as they begin the process of organising their work experience!If you are a local employer and would relish the opportunity of housing one of our...
Careers Information From Exeter College
Dear Parents / Guardians,My name is Beccy Shaw and I am the Exeter College Adviser linked with Dawlish College. As a College Adviser I can help students with their preparations for joining Exeter Coll...
Vacancy: Local Governance Officer
Local Governance OfficerIvy Education Trust is seeking to appoint a Local Governance Officer for one of the academies within our Trust: Dawlish College. Training will be provided as part of the Trust’...
Art Workshop
A large number of Year 8 students recently spent time working with Steve Buckler to produce some work inspired by a range of techniques in Art. The day was funded by The Helen Foundation and we are ve...
Success on the pitch!
It was fantastic to catch up with Sasha recently, who attended Dawlish College until 2019. She is now playing for Torquay United Women’s 1st Football TeamLast week Sasha stepped up from being a centre...
National Apprenticeship Information
Building Greater Exeter have many useful resources about Apprenticeships in Construction and the Built Environment, not only for students but for parents as well. They are:• Apprenticeships Page Appre...
Colour In Nature
We are delighted to publish our ten chosen entries for the Dawlish Waters Rotary Photography competition, in both the Intermediate and Senior Groups. The theme was 'Colour in Nature' and students were...
Rewards Trips
At the end of the winter term College ran a reward trip to Hound Tor, Dartmoor, with the 15 top achieving students in Yr10 based on ATL (Attitude to Learning) scores selected to attend the climbing an...
British Council Success For Dawlish College
British Council International School Award success for Dawlish CollegeDawlish College has been awarded Intermediate level of the British Council’s prestigious International School Award in recognition...
Westcliff Create Speed!
We were delighted to welcome Yr 5 Holcombe Class from Westcliff Primary into the college recently. Mrs Mort and the Design Technology Department have been working on a joint project based around space...
Over 70s England Hockey tournament
What a pleasure it was to host the Over 70s England Hockey tournament before half term. We were delighted to be part of this annual event-where students got to watch the European champions Over 70s En...
School League Tables 2021
The Government has updated the school league tables with 2021 exam results. Follow this link to see the ranking for Devon Education Authority schools.Government League Tables for Devon Schools 2021
Transition
For students, parents and carers of those joining us in September, below is the video link for the Transition video. We hope you enjoy it!Transition Video
Year 10 Art Workshop
The Helen foundation kindly financed and supported our Year 10 Art students with a one day Artist workshop run by James Hedge, exploring Identity in relation to Climate crisis.In preparation for the w...
Sex Education Focus
The teaching of Relationship and Sex Education is not only mandatory, but extremely important to help develop and broaden our learner's personal journey. I was really heartened to see the way in which...
Bringing History to Life
Recently, Year 9 students attended a talk from Holocaust survivor Michael Brown co-ordinated by the Holocaust Educational Trust and arranged by Miss Wright. Michael talked about his early life in Opol...
UKMT Maths Challenge 2021
This week we have 70 students from years 7 and 8 taking part in the UKMT Maths Challenge; a 60-minute, multiple-choice competition aimed at students across the UK.It encourages mathematical reasoning,...
Welcome to Dawlish College
Welcome to the college! Click on the link below to find out more about the college.Please contact Kbukowski@dawlish.devon.sch.uk for a tour of the college – we would love to welcome you any time to su...
Twinning Association Donation
Dawlish College was delighted to receive a donation from the Dawlish Twinning Association to support work in the Modern Foreign Languages Faculty. As a town, Dawlish is twinned with Carhaix-Plouguer i...
Remote Education Provision January 2021
For details of our remote education provision, please click on the link below:Remote Education Provision January 2021
Thank You!
Thank you to all parents who sent through such kind words for staff. I was overwhelmed by the many emails from parents after my plea. Below are just some of the many words of praise from our parent co...
Devon County Council COVID-19 Update
Dear Parent/Carer,We’ve had a good start to the academic year in Devon, with more than 90% of pupils back in school, which is excellent.There’s always a rise in the number of bugs and illness at the s...
Learning Centre Gets Top Recognition
We are so very proud that our learning centre managers have recently been recognised nationally for their fantastic work.Mrs Meredith and Mrs Cotton were recently commended by the Society of Authors, ...
A Message from staff May 2020
A few words from staff during this difficult time. We hope you are well and keeping safe.....but we miss you!But we miss you...
Licensed for D of E
We are delighted to announce that Dawlish College is now officially a licensed centre for the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme.The Duke of Edinburgh's Award is the world's leading youth achievement awar...
Dawlish Remembers
The Last Post played at Dawlish CollegeYesterday morning, as part of Remembrance activities at Dawlish College, year 7 and 8 students were given a very moving Remembrance Assembly by the Head of Colle...
Recommended Reading
Some parents have been asking recently about recommended reading lists for their sons and daughters. Whilst I would always argue that any text which is well written is worthwhile, and any classic will...
OFSTED Inspection 2019
I am delighted to be able to share with you the outcome of our recent Ofsted inspection Overall Effectiveness GoodEffectiveness of leadership and management GoodQuality of teaching, learning and asses...

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