We are proud to take part in tournaments and festivals along with other local Primary schools, giving the pupils opportunities to compete in a range of sporting events. There is a calendar of fixtures across the year including those for football, benchball, hockey, mini tennis, athletics, cross country, cricket and rounders.
We are pleased to announce that we were awarded the School Games Gold Award in 2014-2015, 2015-2016, 2016-2017 and 2017-2018! We also have our School Sports Organising Crew who assist us in planning activities and events, undertaking various roles and responsibilities. Our year concludes with nominations for our Denton Primary Sports Personaility of the Year awards where we celebrate successes throughout the school and crown our Young Sportsman, Young Sportswoman and Team Player of the Year.
Academic Year 2018-2019
Terms 1 and 2:
Year 3 and 4 Cluster Football
Year 5 and 6 Small Schools District Football
Year 5 and 6 Cluster Football
Key Stage 1 District Multiskills Festivals
District Cross Country
We've had a fantastic start to the year with many successes to celebrate. Our Year 3 and 4 team were joint winners in their first festival of the year. This was quickly followed by our Year 5 and 6 team claiming their place in the Level 3 Schools Games competition, due to take place in January and then another first place at the Cluster Festival!
Terms 3 & 4:
Year 5 & 6 Small Schools County Football
Key Stage 2 Boccia Festival
Year 4 & 4 Dodgeball Festival
Year 3 & 4 Quicksticks Hockey Festival
Year 3 & 4 District Basketball
Year 5 & 6 Netball Festival
Year 3 & 4 District Hockey
Year 5 & 6 District Netball
Terms 3 and 4 are very busy for sporting fixtures and our teams are showing great team work and enthusiasm. Year 6 have also enjoyed Bikeability training, helping them to ride safely on the road.
Terms 5 & 6:
Year 3 & 4 Mini Tennis
KS1 Gymnastics Festival
Year 5 & 6 Rounders Festival
Year 5 & 6 Kwik Cricket
Years 1 -4 Tri Golf
The children in Key Stage 2 enjoyed a session of Kidditch to start off Term 5, learning some new skills and having lots of fun! We are looking ahead to our Sports Celebration Day and the announcement of our Young Sportsman, Sports Woman and Team Player of the Year.
We rounded off a fantastic sporting year with the Year 2 children attending an Athletics Festival, joined by our Year 6 Young Leaders. This followed our Sports School Games Day and the announcement of our Sports Personalities of the Year who all received some wonderful nominations from their peers.
We've got lots of plans for the next acadmic year, and intend to make it an even more active, enjoyable and successful year of sport!