School celebrates 30 years

Former pupils and staff were welcomed back to the primary school for its 30th birthday celebrations.

A PRIMARY school in Braunton welcomed pupils past and present as it celebrated its 30th birthday last week.

Kingsacre Primary School opened in 1982 and saw a variety of friendly faces return for an open afternoon on Friday.

Head teacher Steve Morgan said: “It’s been lovely to see so many people; we’ve probably had about 30-50 people including ex-staff, parents and pupils.

“The current year fives made maps and scripts and showed everyone around the school which has changed considerably since our refit last summer.

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“We’ve covered the school library in photos from throughout the years, and are playing videos of past school plays.

“People have a lot of fond memories of being at Kingsacre and we feel we’re part of a really great community.”

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The pupils welcomed visitors with The School Song, and the celebrations continued with the school’s annual summer fair.

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