Heatree Residential – Chestnut

Our Summer Term is the time for residential trips, and Chestnut was no exception!  Several pupils and staff member spent 3 days at Heatree up on Dartmoor. The activities on offer are always great fun and the pupils really enjoyed getting muddy and wet.  They braved the obstacle courses and abseiling tower, as well as […] Read more »

Devon Cliffs Residential

Pupils from Classes 14 and 17 spent a week at Devon Cliffs Caravan Park where they stayed for a whole week.  This was a new experience for many of our pupils as they had not stayed away from home for that long before.  The pupils shared caravans with the staff, helping to prepare their meals […] Read more »

New facilities for Chestnut

There has been a week of heightened activity at Chestnut this month.  Imagine DIY SOS at it’s absolute best! Working in partnership with the Wooden Spoon Charity who funded this project, Fusion Community Initiatives who ran and took charge of the design and build, Young Adults from the HITZ Squad in conjunction with Exeter Chiefs […] Read more »

School Open 20th March

Dear All, Mayfield School, Chestnut Centre and Mayfield 6th Form will be open tomorrow as usual. We ask that all staff and parents remain aware of the heightened safety risks and therefore risk assess their own journeys or responsibilities, namely placing pupils onto school transport, and if needed make informed local decisions. We look forward […] Read more »