Quad Kids Athletics
Friday 26th May 2017 saw children from across key stage two competing in a variety events throughout the day at the Athletics Track in Shildon. The children have been working hard back in school ready for the competition and Mrs Callan and Mr Plews commented on how hard everyone had tried throughout the day. The children all represented the school brilliantly.
Level 3 Gymnastics Competition
A huge congratulations to the Year 5 children who competed at the level 3 gymnastics competition at Spennymoor Leisure Centre on the 24th March 2017. They came first in the event and each received a gold medal! The medals were presented by the retired Commonwealth Games gold medalist Craig Heap. This was an excellent achievement for the team and Mrs Callan so well done!
Key Stage Two Gymnastics Competition
Well done to the children from Year’s 4 and 5 who represented the school at the Wear Valley Gymnastics Competition. The event was held at Bishop Barrington School on Thursday 9th March 2017, where the children had to perform a specific routine along side other schools from the area. Great news for the Year 5 children, they will go through to the Level 3 competition later this month.
Wear Valley Cross Country
Well done to the children from Year’s 3, 4, 5 and 6 who represented the school at the Wear Valley Cross Country event on Wednesday 1st March 2017 at Bishop Auckland College. It is a huge achievement for every child, as they were running with over 30 schools from the county. Mrs Callan and Mr Plews were impressed by everyone’s positive attitude.
The whole school took part in Hoop Starz, they really enjoyed it and had lots of fun!
The children took part in a Tri-Golf Festival at Bishop Auckland Golf Club. They were taught new skills and had a great morning trying something new.
The children in Class 3 recently used a maths lesson to get active. The children worked in teams, using their times table knowledge to complete a variety of tasks.
Key Stage Two – Orienteering (OAA) Event.
The whole of Key Stage 2 took part in an OAA event in the grounds of the school. The children were in teams and asked to use their OAA skills to find the questions and then use their times-table knowledge to answer questions in the quickest time.