Welcome to widey court primary school

We are a warm and friendly school, passionate about providing a safe and happy environment for everyone to learn and grow. We are ambitious for all our children and work hard to to ensure they are prepared for the future. Widey Court supports all children to reach their personal potential, achieve high standards, nurture ambitious attitudes and a genuine love for learning. We want our children to be confident to apply themselves to any challenge the future has to bring. At Widey Court, we know that teamwork is key and through this, we 'Achieve Our Best Together'.

Mr Shaun Nicholls, Headteacher

Widey Court EYFS Classroom
Upcoming event
2 Sep

Non-Pupil Day (September 2024)

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Current overall attendance

This exceeds our target attendance of 96%. Well done to everyone at Widey Court for achieving a high standard of attendance and punctuality!

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Ofsted Rating

Ofsted said we have “built warm and caring relationships that enable pupils to flourish and be happy at school”. We’re proud of our success but always look for ways to be even better.

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Connect academy trust
Part of the Connect Academy Trust family

We are proud to be a member of Connect Academy Trust, a group of values-based and like-minded primary schools, working closely together to support one another and strengthen children’s outcomes in all

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Widey court inspires
Our History
Our History

An intriguing past

Amazingly, King Charles I stayed on the site of Widey Court – where our school now stands – when Plymouth was under siege during the English Civil War. The oak trees on our grounds today are the same ones that King Charles would have seen during his time here back in the 1600s!

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Residential Trips
Residential Trips

Adventure and Learning

We are proud to give Year 4 and Year 5 pupils the fantastic experience of residential trips. Visiting an adventure centre and a working farm, our children love the exciting new experiences these trips bring – and they learn new skills, develop teamwork and confidence along the way.

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Year Groups
Year Groups

The School Journey

At Widey Court, pupils enjoy a smooth transition from EYFS through to Year 6. Our rich and rounded curriculum is designed to motivate a love of learning from the start. We nurture each pupil as they progress through the years, creating able and independent learners ready for secondary school life.

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Being a part of Widey Court Primary School is so wholesome & rewarding; it really is like having an extended family. Everybody is so friendly, warm & caring, & I go home every day with a full heart.

Staff member and ex-parent

There are many joys about being a student at Widey Court- the staff, fellow students, the Widey buildings and the surroundings. The staff are very friendly and welcoming and show compassion and care in the work they do. We have an amazing outside space which is used on many occasions. Here at Widey Court, the students show respect and help others.

Year 6 Head Girl

We bring the staff, children and families together at our half termly events to enjoy some great activities. We’d like to think that Widey Court is a community and whether it’s a Halloween Disco, Christmas Fayre, Summer Fayre or an Easter Egg Hunt, we can offer cheap social and family activities whilst raising money for our school with the help of all our amazing volunteers. Widey offers that extra sparkle to any event and the children’s smiley faces are a testament to that!

PTFA Committee

The children are all so lovely and the teachers have been very welcoming. I am in admiration of everything they have to do!

School Reader Volunteer

I feel Widey Court is a very special place and I have had a wonderful time so far and have had so many opportunities here. I love how supportive the teachers and support staff are and they are always so helpful and looking out for us. I feel that Widey Court is a family because everyone is so kind and respectful to one another.

Year 6 Deputy Head Girl

Where to next?

Whether you’re already connected to Widey Court Primary School or not, you’ll find an abundance of information and useful resources throughout our website. Explore our pages to take your next step.