We have been making the most of the weather and using the field for our daily mile break during the afternoon. Four laps is equal to a mile and some of our children have been pushing themselves to achieve this and more.
This weekend Mr Taylor, Mr Hancock, Mr Stevens and Mrs Haywood (our school governor) ran the Cardiff Half marathon. Running practise at school has definitely helped with their preparation. We are sure the children will be inspired by their teachers’ determination and resilience.
We’ve been practising lots of different drills during our netball skills academy club but one of the favourite has got to be shooting. We were pleased that the rain held off this week because last week we all got soaked! Bouncing the balls in the puddles was a lot of fun though.
This week, Year 5 and 6 started their active assemblies by following a Body Coach clip. The children were very excited and recognised the benefits to not only their physical health but mental health as well. This will now be a weekly occurrence for upper key stage 2.
Competing to be the tallest Our brilliant netball team played in the semi finals of the cup against All Souls Primary School. The team continued their run of wins 10-4. They were amazing!
What a team! Slam dunk by Mr H1,2,3 jumpDefendingCompetitive girls!Go, go, go… Our netball team spent the morning at Warwick University for the Level 3 competition on the new netball courts. They played against 7 other schools from across the county, winning 3, drawing 2 and losing 2. It was a tough (very warm) morning but as always they played
Dream Team Our netball team secured another win in their away cup match against St Christopher winning 1-9. They may have moaned about the team photo being taken AFTER the match but it was smiles all round on the way home (including from Miss Appleton and Mr Hancock ). Bring on the semi finals!
We were extremely proud of all the children who got up early to run the PC O’Brien race on Saturday morning at Ernesford Grange Secondary School. A special shout out to Louis for winning the boys’ race and Lily for winning the girls’ race. We also came away with 1st place for the boys’ group, 2nd place for the girls’