Sport and PE

Year 5/6 Basketball Tournament

This week a team of Year 5/6 went to St Thomas More to compete in a basketball tournament. There were 4 other local primary schools in the competition, 3 of which we had to play. Our team showed fantastic resilience and sportsmanship during all of their games. They...

 Indoor athletics Club

Looking ahead to some exciting events next year our KS1 and Lower Key stage 2 children have been attending our weekly morning club with our specialist coach developing core PE skills through the indoor athletics model. Children have had the chance to learn and...

Basket Ball Club

It has been an excellent half term for our Key stage 2 basketball players who have participated in an after school club with our specialist coach Mr Evans. They have been developing crucial team tactics and individual skills including passing, dribbling, offensive...

Key Stage 2 Sports Day

On Wednesday 11th July we had our Key Stage 2 Sports Day! Everyone was competing in their house groups. Their was a great atmosphere as the competitors got ready for the races. There was lots of events, from skipping and javelin to sprints and relays.There was even...

EYFS and Key Stage 1 Sports Day

This week we celebrated all our sporting progress. First it was the turn of EYFS and Key stage 1. They competed in lots of events: shuttle race, bean bag between the knees, egg and spoon and finally the sprints. Everyone had a great time and showed great...

Inclusive Sports Day

On Thursday Mr Harrison alongside Mr Dawson organised an whole day of Paralympic activities for us to take part in.  The morning  was the turn of Years 4,5 and 6 and Year 1,2 and 3 in the afternoon.The activities included Boccia, New Age Curling and Adapted...

Athletics Festival 2018

On Friday 29th June athletes from year 3,4 ,5 and 6 represented our school at Gateshead Athletics Festival. The festival began with a parade of all the participating schools into the stadium. There was lots of different events including both track and field.  It was a...

Run for Fun 2018

Year 3 and Year 5 attended Saltwell Park today for the Gateshead Run for Fun! The children had a great time participating in this exciting event. It was great to see children sharing a special moment with all the other children from the other Gateshead schools. A good...

Destination Judo

On Monday we had an exciting morning with a Destination Judo teacher.  Years 1,3,4 and 5 had an introductory session learning lots of new skills. It was great learning a new sport and pupils who already attend Judo were able to show off their experienced skills too!...

Sport Relief 2018!

During Lent we are asked to give alms. Throughout Lent the children have supported many charities. This week we dressed in all things sporty to support Sport Relief. The children looked great and ready for action. Thank you to everyone who brought in a donation for...

Year 1+2 Multi Skills

A team of super sports stars from year and 2 went to St Thomas More on Wednesday 7th March to represent our school in a Multi Skills competition. They demonstrated great sportsmanship and resilience in all the activities they tried. They had a great time and Mr...

Year 5/6 Basketball Tournament

Last week we sent a group of Year 5 and 6 pupils to a cluster basketball event at St Thomas More.  The team played four fantastic games and played really well. They displayed super teamwork and were unlucky not to make the knockouts. Well done to all our players.

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