Sports News

Tiny Tennis Heroes

During March, Reception had a special visit from a specialist tennis coach John Coates. The aim was to familiarise the children with the tennis racket and ball as well as participate in a rally. The children and teachers found the experience was an instant hit with all children fully engaged from start to finish.

Basketball at the O2

On May 14th, teachers, children and family members were invited to a special weekend trip to the O2 arena in Greenwich to watch the British Basketball finals. The day consisted of the woman’s final, hoops aid (fronted by Ade Adepitan), a celebrity match, a half time performance by Tinchy Stryder, followed by the main men’s …

Dance Class at Lister

This term Year 5 have been given a wonderful opportunity to be taught by Miss Coke, the head of dance at Lister Community School. Miss Coke has created a fun, active and thought provoking learning environment that encourages the children to express themselves through contemporary, street and other forms of dancing. The children have been …

Dance Mat Domination

During April, 30 children, from Year 5 entered a very competitive dance mat competition alongside 9 other Newham schools. The children (and teachers) take this event super seriously. All three groups smashed the scoring record held by past winners at this event resulting in our school crushing the competition for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. …