Commonwealth Games Silver Medal Gymnast visits Riverside.


Our Riverside pupils had a fabulous day interacting with Steve Jehu, Commonwealth Games Silver Medal Gymnast, last Friday. Each class took part in fun and physical activities in our main hall. Steve then gave a fantastic gymnastic display in our school … Continue reading

Success at Brickfields for our Athletes

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Riverside Community Primary School had 18 young people representing them at Brickfields 2014 Event. The sun was shining as 46 Plymouth Primary Schools attended this years athletics festival. For the full details and images from the day click here.

Exploring cultures from across the world


We had a day of celebrating differences and exploring cultures from across the world. This was supported by Plymouth Racial Equality Council. Activities included;felt making, stick weaving, food tasting and talking to a local police officer.    

KS1 Sports Day photos and KS2 rescheduled.

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Thankfully the rain held off for the KS1 and nursery sports day yesterday. We had a lot of fun. Take a look at some of the images taken during the event. Wednesday 11th June (am and pm) – Nursery. Nursery … Continue reading

More coding for Year 6

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Our Year 6 children are getting extremely proficient coding on Scratch. They were given the task of creating an interactive page, which displayed some key facts on their mountain topic. Not only did they achieve this but they added an … Continue reading

Year 5 – Bikeability 2014


This week, Year 5 have been learning how to ride safely on the roads with Bikeability. It has been brilliant fun! On the first day we practised in the MUGA, making sure we could all check our bikes properly, that … Continue reading

Year 4 Residential – 2014

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Update from the 4M camp! 11.15am. Arrived safely, putting on our waterproofs as it’s looking a little dark but that’s not stopping us from having fun. Here’s our first snaps. Off on our hike to camp now. More later. 12.50 … Continue reading


play rangers

Would you like to work with children ? We are looking for residents of St. Budeaux and Barne Barton to be part of a new training opportunity that may lead to employment with our play ranger team, during the school … Continue reading