A very warm welcome to SMCC!

We are all very much looking forward to meeting you and welcoming you into our school community.

The Devon County Council (DCC) offer date for places for September 2021 is 1st March 2021. If you have applied for a place at SMCC and are successful we will contact you directly once allocations are confirmed on 1st March by DCC.

Things you can do to prepare in readiness of joining SMCC

Follow Mr Godwin on a virtual introductory tour of our school >

– Take a virtual tour to meet the students at SMCC >

– Meet the teachers >

Meet the Heads of House >

– Take a tour of the building >

Meet the A2L team>

Learn about the Library >

Useful info

  • Equipment List >
  • Art Department info >
  • Uniform – our uniform is available from Daws, Barnstaple. see the side menu link for more details.
  • School Gateway (for making payments, student details, reporting absences and viewing academic progress). The app can also be downloaded from the App Store or Google.
  • ClassCharts (for monitoring Homework and Behaviours). Note an access code is required and will be provided in September.
  • Gumshields can also be purchased on the School Gateway for £1.50 each.

Most young people making the transfer from a smaller primary school to a larger secondary school have anxieties about the changes but also positive anticipations about the new opportunities.

Here are two reports from our current year 7’s about their feelings on the first day, written in their own words.

Harriet’s First Day of School ›
Yasmin’s First Day of School ›

To apply for a Year 7 place at SMCC  please contact Devon County Council admissions here