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Category Archives: Sport

Year 5 Hoops 4 Health Tournament

On Friday 1st February, Year 5 took part in the Year 5 Hoops 4 Health Basketball Tournament at the brand new Newcastle Eagles Community Arena.  We were split into four teams and played against lots of different primary schools in Newcastle, winning many of our games!  Year 5 showed fantastic sportsmanship throughout the day; they played to their individual strengths and worked exceptionally well with their teammates.  Well done Year 5!

    

 

WAGS Football Tournament

This week our Y6 girls travelled to Benfield School to participate in a WAGS Football Tournament against other primary schools in Newcastle. The afternoon began with a dance and game of dodgeball to warm up.  We were split into two teams – Belgium and Norway. Playing more than 12 games and winning many of them,… Continue Reading

Football Latest

Our school football team continue to be busy and are improving each game. We played out a hard fought Thursday night match against Hotspur Primary which ended in a 2-2 draw in a see saw affair. This Wednesday (24 October) we played three matches. We lost narrowly to St Bernadette’s and Sacred Heart, losing 2-1… Continue Reading

Basketball Brilliance

  Our Y6 children had a great night at Sport Central. First we played a basketball tournament and our two teams won several matches. Team ‘A’ reached the quarter finals but lost in a shoot out after winning their opening two games. We then watched the Newcastle Eagles win their first game of the season.… Continue Reading

Big Improvements for our Football Team

  Our school football team have already shown vast improvement this season after a difficult start. We lost our first two games: 1-5 to St Alban’s and 0-1 to St Joseph’s (North Shields). However we bounced back with a 2-0 win over St Stephen’s followed by a resounding 8-0 win over Cheviot primary. After realising… Continue Reading

Our First PE lesson!

Mr Stephenson was very impressed with the Reception class today. It was our first PE lesson but the children listened really carefully to the instructions and used their bodies to play the ‘Zookeeper Game’ and a ‘Traffic Light’ game. Well done Reception! Continue Reading

Y5 @ Broomley Grange

As part of the class end of year dojo reward, Year 5 spent the day at Broomley Grange yesterday. What an amazing experience! We started the day off with a tug of war. The children then got to further test their strength and stamina on an obstacle course. They also flew through the air on a zip… Continue Reading

Wonderful Residential Trip

31 children from Year 5 & 6 had a fantastic time at the school’s residential trip to Borrowdale in the Lake District. They took part in a variety of activities including rock climbing, kayaking and ghyll scrambling. The youngsters, and teachers, really pushed themselves to the limits in the Lake District sun, during the 3… Continue Reading

80m running champion!

Noah (Y6) qualified for the Newcastle Schools County Championships at a recent Athletics event.  On Saturday, after conquering the heats, he ran in the final and finished first place in the 80m sprint.  Congratulations, Noah – Newcastle Schools 80m sprint champion! Continue Reading