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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. …

Year 3 dance spectacular!

30 Year Three children travelled to Cumberland School, having been selected to push aside the competition for an intra-school competition. The event began with many nervous looking faces, hoping to perform at their best when it mattered. After an intense first hour of dancing through two physically demanding stages, the children waited patiently with many …

Champion Olympian Visits Southern Road with ‘Make a Splash’

Double commonwealth champion James Goddard visited the school on the 3rd March. James began his visit with a whole school assembly which had a strong focus on commitment, perseverance and resilience. Kitted out in his full team GB outfit, James engaged in discussion with lots of curious children in the hall, sharing stories of his …