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THANK YOU! Thank you to everyone who supported the Book Fair this week. You spent a massive £1362 on books which means we have a fantastic £730 commission to spend on books for the classrooms and library which benefits all … Continue reading

World Book Day 2016


Wow! World Book Day looked fantastic this year, each year it seems to get better and better. The children looked fantastic in their outfits. Well done to all children and staff who took part, it was extremely difficult to select … Continue reading

Fire Safety Visit

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What an exciting day we have had in Year 2!  We had a visit from some friendly fire fighters.  They showed us all of their equipment and even let us have a go on their hose!  It was very funny … Continue reading

Sponsored Fitness Circuit


We are very excited to be welcoming, GB swimmer, Antony James to Riverside Primary next term. Antony will be leading a sponsored fitness circuit and will follow-up with a question and answer session with the aim of inspiring the children to take up sport … Continue reading

Teddybear Hospital 2016


On Wednesday 20th January, 2016, our Year 1 pupils enjoyed a visit from Derriford Hospital medical students with the aim of showing the pupils how to develop a healthy , safer lifestyle. They had a closer look at the human heart … Continue reading

Training Starts for Plymouth Schools Half Marathon

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Once again this year our pupils at Riverside Primary are up for the challenge of the Plymouth Schools Half Marathon. As a school who has participated each year since the launch of the School Challenge and with a fantastic number … Continue reading



As you may or may not be aware MAP have been running vastly reduced and in some cases free sports sessions over the past six weeks for our local community. These sessions have been organised in partnership with Plymouth City … Continue reading

Christmas Lunch 2015


A huge thank you to our kitchen staff for providing the children and staff with a fabulous Christmas lunch. Thank you to the Co Op for supplying the lemonade and crackers again this year. Here are a few photos for … Continue reading