School Logo
First Federation Logo

Interactive Bar

Google Search



At Salcombe CE Primary School we currently offer residential experiences to all children in Years 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6.


The visits are as follows:

Year 2 - 1 night sleep over camping on the school field

Year 3/4 - 2 nights stay either at Balcombe Camp Young Spirit in Dittisham or Heatree House on Dartmoor.

Year 5/6 - 3 nights stay either at Potheridge House in Oakhampton or in London doing different sightseeing activities.


The aims of these visits are:


  1. To introduce children to a variety of environmental and outdoor activities.
  2. To develop important life skills; including team building and taking responsibilty for themselves and others.
  3. To build self confidence, self esteem and to independently achieve.
  4. To become more independent and confident as individuals.