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7 January 2021

Autism training course for school leaders

An autism training course providing practical support and resources for school leaders is starting this January.

7 January 2021

Primary school admissions – September 2021

Parents have until Friday 15th January to make their application for their child’s Primary School place for September 2021.

7 January 2021

BBC to put lessons on TV during lockdown

The BBC is helping children keep up with their studies during the latest lockdown, by broadcasting lessons on BBC Two, CBBC and online.

6 January 2021

Schools to stay open for vulnerable children and children of key workers

Schools, colleges, special schools, and alternative provision will remain open during lockdown for vulnerable children and the children of critical workers.  

6 January 2021

New national lockdown announced

Please stay at home as much as possible and only leave your house for essential reasons.

11 December 2020

Disabled Children’s Service direct payments review

We are currently undertaking a review of our direct payments system to ensure a fairer system for all. Please read this important information about payments via Devon Card accounts.

9 December 2020

SEND Strategy video for children and young people for feedback

If you’re a young person with SEND, or a family member of someone with SEND, we’d love to hear from you about the draft version of our new SEND strategy.

4 December 2020

Million pound boost to alleviate Christmas holiday hunger

More than 15,000 children across Devon will be receiving food vouchers this Christmas as the county council combats holiday hunger.

3 December 2020

Chief Officer for Children’s Services recruited

We are delighted to announce that Melissa Caslake has been appointed to the role of Devon County Council’s Chief Officer for Children’s Services.