Y7 Netball Win

The Year 7 Netball team played at Thryberg recently. For several girls, it was their first-ever match, but they slotted into the team brilliantly and the other girls supported them throughout. It’s great to see so many of them getting involved and they came away with a 7-3 win as well. Well done to the […]

Y7 Excellent Science Work!

Our Y7 scientists have been learning about animal and plant cells and have produced some amazing work! In recognition of this, they have all been awarded CFPs. Well done to:Havin Sadek, Livan, Anaya, Amelia Scott, Maya Akram, Mariam Saleem, Lily Winterton, Hasnain Mahmood Keep up the good work!

AR Quality Quizzers

This term’s winners are Read it and Weep, 7En6 with Miss Cleaver and The Latecomers, 8En7 with Miss St Pierre. Between them, these classes have passed 26 AR quizzes with a 100% score, and this is just in the last 5 weeks alone! Each class has received a certificate and a chocolate prize to share […]

AR – Star of the week!

This week, Harvey Bright in Miss St Pierre’s class, 7En7, is the AR Star of the Week. Harvey has taken a STAR test this week and has dramatically improved his reading age since the last test in April, going up by an incredible 43 months! Harvey has actually had the biggest increase in reading age […]

Canoeing Club at Ulley

The Y7’s took to the water on Monday with their return to Ulley. Using a mixture of Open Seat Canoes and Paddle boards, the students were able to develop their paddling skills along with their splashing skills. Everyone in attendance had a pleasant evening. Next week it is the turn of the Y8s.

Commonwealth Festival

On Friday 10th June, 14 of our Y7 students attended a Commonwealth Festival at Sheffield Hallam Sports Park. They spent the day participating in a range of Sports and activities that are very different from the “traditional” PE Curriculum. The activities included: Boxing, Circus skills, Skateboarding, Speed Stack, Kin Ball, Ultimate Frisbee, Roundnet, Dance Along […]

Sporting Updates

On Monday night, we were busy with the reintroduction of Canoeing club at Ulley. It was Y7’s turn, and they had a lot of fun paddling the rafted canoes before taking a dip in the lake at the end of the session. It has tied in really well with Outdoor Education week in the PE […]

Y8 Football – Clifton VS Rawmarsh

Match Report – On Thursday evening, our Y8 football trip made the short trip to Rawmarsh to face a talented opposition and some horrendous weather for good measure! With the strong, baltic wind and rain blowing in our faces, we kicked off to try and combat what was an exciting, well-organised Rawmarsh outfit. Rawmarsh started […]

AR Star of the Week!

The new AR Star of the Week is Ibrahim Nazir in Miss Grundy’s class, 7En4. Ibrahim has been showing real enthusiasm and engagement with his reading in recent weeks and is making significant progress through his ZPD. He has recently discovered the author Anthony Horowitz, and is currently reading his way through a series of […]

Sports Update

The PE Department had a busy finish to the half term, with the Climbing club, Badminton club, Netball club, Girls and Boys Football and Boys Rugby all taking place in the last week! FootballOur Y7 Football boys travelled to Maltby where they endured appalling weather to battle for a 1-1 draw. The standard of Football […]