Nestled in the heart of Dartmoor National Park

Teaching new skills at forest school

Teamwork, sports and fun

Gentle inclusiveness at our Church of England school

Experiences to remember

A positive attitude to education

Welcome to Chagford Church of England Primary School and Preschool

Love Life, Love Learning

Our vision at Chagford Church of England Primary School is to build a strong foundation for every child so that they are well prepared for their life ahead. We believe that every child needs to feel that they belong, that they matter, and that they are valued for their unique qualities. As we learn about who we are, our relationship to each other and to the wider world, we nurture strong values, underpinned by our Christian ethos, in order to bring about the best possible future for ourselves, our communities and future generations. At Chagford, our values inform our aims, and help us to be:

  • C onfident learners
  • H ealthy in body, mind and spirit
  • A ble to work well together, learn from, and support each other
  • G lobal citizens, making an active contribution to our communities
  • F ree to be ourselves and develop our unique skills and talents
  • pen minded and respectful of difference and diversity
  • R eflective and thoughtful
  • D etermined, resilient, and resourceful, with a positive mindset

Newsletter – 6th December 2019

Dear Families, As always, we have had a busy and exciting week here at Chagford! Twelve members of Chagford Primary went to Okehampton College on Monday to take part in the Sportshall Competition. The children took part in a range of activities including relay races,...

Christmas Lunch – Wednesday 11th December 2019

Christmas Lunch Menu for Wednesday 11th December 2019   Roast turkey or vegetarian roast with roast potatoes, sprouts, carrots, peas   Ice cream snowmen

Newsletter – 29th November 2019

Dear Families, Oh my goodness, we only have three weeks before we break up for Christmas! For me, this is both exciting and daunting as we have so much to do before the end of term! Alongside training courses, budget meetings, teaching and learning observations and...

Newsletter – 22nd November 2019

Dear Families, Global Goals We are well underway with our Global Goals work. This week we had Recycling Workshops led by Don’t Let Devon Go to Waste.  Pupils sorted different materials, learnt about what is happening here in Devon to reduce waste, and Oak class made...

As part of the Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust, our vision is to provide the highest possible quality of education for all local children, in order to ensure pupils from all backgrounds are able to succeed. To achieve this, the Dartmoor MAT is committed to have regard to the co-operative principles and values of self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity. In the tradition of their founders, co-operative members believe in the ethical values of honesty, openness, social responsibility, and caring for others.

DMAT Statement of Intent

DMAT Articles of Association

DMAT Scheme of Delegation

https://www.dartmoormat.org.uk/

Our school values also promote the fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty, and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs. To read more about British Values, please click here.

We hope you will find all the information you need about our school on our website, in our Prospectus which you can find under the ‘Info’ tab, and by reading our most recent Ofsted Report (February 2016), but we warmly welcome visitors to the school, as the best way to really appreciate our wonderful setting and happy and thriving community of learners is to visit. We look forward to meeting you!


Our Key Stage 1 and 2 classes are named after British Trees. Click on the Classes tab above to read our Class blogs and find out what each class has been up to recently!