Students took part in the 150 Theatre Speech and Drama Festival, presenting a wide variety of drama, poetry and public speaking. Performers were praised by adjudicator, Lorraine Clements and many were awarded medals and certificates of achievement. The festival was a great opportunity for students to present their exam pieces to a live audience in advance of their LAMDA exams in December.
The Prep School Chamber Choir have entered the BBC Radio Devon Star for Christmas carol-singing competition and have made it through to the final eight. You can listen to the school's entry, 'A Winter's Night' by Nursery School parent, Oliver Spencer on BBC Radio Devon- please skip to around 50:38 to listen to a brief interview with pupils followed by the performance.
Only two of the eight finalists will win the prize of performing in Exeter Cathedral as part of the BBC Radio Devon Christmas Service, with the winners being decided by public vote. VOTING OPENS on the 30th November and closes on the 6th December. PLEASE VOTE here for West Buckland Prep School - the children have worked so hard and would be thrilled to have the opportunity to perform at the cathedral.
The Chamber Choir will be performing a range of carols in South Molton's Town Square on Friday (30th November) evening from 19:00 - everyone welcome.
Staff and seventy-five of our Sixth Form students came together for the Autumn Dinner in the Karslake last Friday. There was a delicious 3-course meal provided by school caterers, Holroyd Howe, followed by a quiz. Ticket prices included entry to the quiz, with all proceeds going to the school's charity, 'Inspired by Keira'.
More photos available on our Facebook page.
Nursery and Pre-Prep pupils got dressed up in full costume to take part in a photoshoot prior to their performance in Counting for Christmas and Oliver next week. The highly anticipated Christmas show will be taking place on Thursday 6th December in the 150 Theatre.