Our ‘Camp Sheb’ Holiday Club runs each half term for our Boarders, meaning that they do not have to travel home and can stay on campus during half term breaks – this half term this was particularly relevant with no-one being able to leave the UK. Activities included a brilliant trip to The Eden Project where everyone enjoyed some ice … Read More
Another exciting weekend at Shebbear College! Our Prep School children had the chance to take part in a Golf Day at the Royal North Devon Golf Course in Westward Ho! today as part of our weekend enrichment activities. The club’s own professionals taught them the basics of golf and they all picked it up really well! Our Prep boarders had … Read More
Our Ruddle Boarders enjoyed a trip to Garlands Farm Trekking & Riding Centre for a day of Horse Riding lessons this weekend! For some of the girls this was their first time on a horse with others being more experienced riders and there were plenty of opportunities for everyone, including a session on grooming and a trek in the countryside. … Read More
On Sunday the girl’s boarding house celebrated their annual Ruddle Day. This year they decided to try out the Grand Prix event at Race world in Exeter. The day was a lot of fun with many highlights, some appalling driving and some fierce competitiveness particularly when it came to the Ruddle staff. The top 3 drivers all received medals. Amber gained bronze, … Read More
Our boarders had an exciting time last weekend at the amazing indoor Clip ‘n’ Climb attraction in Exeter. Promoted as ‘an action-packed climbing adventure and the ultimate vertical playground for the young and young at heart’, the attraction boasts 26 climbing challenges based such as Space Invaders, Astroball, Big Cheese, Circuit Breaker, Cloud 9, Face to Face, Leap of Faith, … Read More
Our Boarders made the most of the heavy rainfall over the weekend and tried gorge scrambling along the river at Okehampton. Many thanks to the team at Go Coasteering who arranged the activity at short notice, due to us not being able to do coasteering on this occasion because of the sea conditions. The boarders absolutely loved it with many … Read More
Earlier this week a group of our Australian and short term boarders took a cultural and enrichment day trip to Paris, the capital city of France. It was a fantastic opportunity for the students to see the city of light, a modern city with a very deep sense of history. They enjoyed lunch by the Eiffel Tower before climbing the … Read More
A group of our boarders posed in the sunshine earlier this week for a photograph to be submitted to the Boarding Schools’ Association as part of their BSA National Boarding Day initiative. National Boarding Day will take place on Saturday October 5th. This year, the day is set to celebrate an essential part of boarding life; sport.