Our netball superstars played their first match against Potters Green at the end of the Autumn Term. We won both games; a great start to the year. The children worked well as a team and put into practise some of the skills they have been taught. Well done to all and thank you to the parents who came to support
On a very cold Saturday morning, the Girls’ football team and Mr Hancock made their way to Allesley Primary School for a cup tournament. They played 3 games: Game 1 they won against Allesley 1-0, Game 2 they drew 0-0 to Christ the King and Game 3 they won against Willenhall 1-0 to make it through to the final which
Children from Year 5 went to the Alan Higgs centre to take part in a Dodgeball competition. Their honesty, which is one of the main values that runs through the Sainsburys Games competitions, was paramount as referees were not allowed. The children played really well and we were impressed with how they behaved throughout the tournament.
The children visited the Richo Arena for the Wasps Netball Community Day. They were lucky enough to get to meet Jade Clarke who plays for England Netball team and helped the Roses win the Gold Medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. It was a great morning and the children thoroughly enjoyed the various activities on offer.
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.