Scoill Vallajeelt

"We are a learning community, working together to provide a safe, caring and supportive environment.
 Our learning journey will be creative, challenging and personalised...
 to be the best we can."

Scoill Vallajeelt is a one form entry primary school in Douglas on the Isle of Man. Our school was opened in 1992 and our name means “school of the home of the saddle” as we are situated in the Saddlestone area.

We pride ourselves on making sure our children feel safe and happy whilst placing enormous emphasis on excellent learning behaviours. Our staff believe that learning should be fun and so we plan lots of exciting events, trips and experiences to engage and motivate the children.

Within our school, we have highly motivated staff and children who feel listened to. Our School Council inform the staff about what events and ideas the children would like to see developed in school. In particular, the children enjoy inviting their parents in to share their learning and also exploring our local Manx heritage to enhance our curriculum.

Scoill Vallajeelt has a wonderful tradition of not only high academic standards, but also success in music, drama performances, close links with the local community and celebrating every child’s learning journey.

Scoill Vallajeelt is located on Meadow Campus and we share this campus with St. Thomas' C of E Primary School. Whilst each school has it’s own “footprint” on the campus, some facilities are shared across both schools such as the assembly hall, dining area, sports hall, playground etc. The children have shared playtimes and dinnertimes but have lessons in their own school though at times there may be joint learning.

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Venture Centre Friday 21st May
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Our last day and we travelled back to the Mooragh Park for raft building....and then raft launching and hopefully floating. What a brilliant time had by all. Super team work, super learning and super fun!

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Venture Centre Thursday 20th May 21
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Wet and windy but that didn't stop the fun and the learning! A day spent in the tree tops using the high ropes and the tyres to navigate at height through the forest. Then learning how to light a fire and enjoying some tasty treats!

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Venture Centre Wednesday 19th May 21
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Gorge walking today in the fabulous weather! Sliding down the streams on rocks, wading through water and basically getting drenched. Exhausted children and staff by the end fo the day and hopefully a good nights rest?!?!

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Charity Status
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Friends of Vallajeelt School Registered Charity 586 Current serving committee:- Chairperson - Alison Osborn Secretary - Nicola Radley Treasurer - Voirrey Larkham Correspondence address:- Meadow Campus Meadow Crescent Saddlestone …

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