On Monday 28th January, a group of 12 Year 5/6s took to the basketball courts of St Marys. Split into 2 teams, the children played teams from Holymoorside and Barlow. All the children gave their all and showed a massive improvement as the competition went on. We finished a very respectable second and fourth place. Well done to everyone who took part.
Wednesday 23rdrJanuary saw the first session of running club take place. 16 pupils from Years 4/5/6 took part in a session lead by local running coach, John Cannon. The children braved the cold weather and attacked the games with gusto.
On Monday 21st January, Mrs Wright, Mrs Hemsley and three of the Year 6 children attended the Chesterfield Sports Awards at Brookfield. Our first success was as a result of last year’s Sports Hall Athletics team, who came second in the county final. They won the award for Primary Team Achievement. Secondly, Jasmine received Young Sports Woman due to her football achievements. Finally we also received our Gold Award for 2017/18. Well done to everyone!!
On Monday 14th January, the Year 6 children took part in a friendly basketball competition against Barlow Primary. As part of the evening, the children played small games and also worked on their shooting, defending and attacking skills.