Year 5 & 6 Tennis Tournament - May 2018
On Friday three of our tennis players represented the school at the recent tennis tournament. They did exceptionally well winning three of their matches – well done everyone we are all really proud of your determination and great tennis skills.
Riccardo said, “It was my first time playing in the tennis tournament and I really enjoyed it.”
Bessie said, “It was a really fun tournament and we all played hard.”
Elliot said, “It was a competitive afternoon and we all played our best.”
“The children played really well against some tough opposition, learnt a lot and had loads of fun. Well done Barons Court!” – Mr Thornton
Hi-5 Netball Tournament - April 2018
On Wednesday our High 5 Netball team represented the school at the borough tournament. They displayed excellent skills and came third within the tournament rankings – well done, we are all very proud of you.
Year 3 & 4 Football Tournament - January 2018
Last Friday our Year 3 and 4 boys’ football team represented our school in the first tournament of the new year. They came back full of excitement sharing with me all of their stories from the morning, they particularly enjoyed telling me about the 3 game win – well done boys we are all very proud of you!
David said “It was fun and also a bit hard but I enjoyed it.”
Adil said “It was a challenge but I persevered and enjoyed it.”
Gabriele said “It was exciting! At the beginning I was a bit nervous but after I scored a goal I was into it and confident.”
Miss Northwood said “I was proud of our team who worked together and tried their best all morning!”
Kurling Tournament - December 2017
On Wednesday our Kurling team represented our school at the annual Kurling tournament. They played extremely well and came fifth overall across all the schools in Southend. This is a fantastic achievement – well done we are all extremely proud of you.
Isaac said “It was a big challenge this year but really fun and we all played really well.”
Mr Thornton said “The standard of competition this year was really high and our team played their socks off narrowly missing out on a route to the final!”
Year 5 & 6 Football Tournament - November 2017
On Monday our Year 5 and 6 football team took part in the borough tournament. They worked really hard as a team and came back to school excited to share their results. Well done boys a great achievement.
Riccardo said “I felt really excited about the tournament and playing as a team!”
Keaton said “Although we didn’t win every game we played as a team and it was really good fun!”
Mr Andrews said “The boys worked really hard all day giving 100% in every game. We were also grateful for the support of parents too – thank you.”
Goalball Tournament - November 2017
On Friday our Goalball team represented our school at the borough tournament. They achieved an excellent result coming third in their group. Well done everyone we are extremely proud of you.
Harley said “It was fun and I enjoyed playing against all the other schools.”
Eben said “We had a really good time and I enjoyed cheering everybody on.”
Miss Elson said “The children really enjoyed the tournament, they worked really hard and adapted their technique each time they played. Well done Goalball team, you worked hard and represented the school fantastically.”
KS2 Cross Country - October 2017
On Wednesday our Phase 3 and 4 competed at the KS2 Borough Cross Country competition. Everybody tried their best and really did run a long way around the fields at Garons. Overall everyone did really well and there were some brilliant individual results. It was a great afternoon out for our first competition of the year and we look forward to more sporting success throughout the year.
Harper said “It was a great experience to run such a long way and have all your team celebrate, whatever place you came!”
Jackson said “It was great to see the Mums and Dads at the start and at the end. In the middle we could run without any pressure!”
Mr Thornton said “Another super year at the cross country competition! It is great to see so many children coming back year after year and improving on their performance.”
Tag Rugby Tournament - October 2017
Well done Barons Court at the Tag Rugby Tournament on Wednesday! It was an all-day competition and we did really well. It’s great to see that we are continuing to improve each year we attend. The team played really well and demonstrated some excellent sporting skills as well as team skills – excellent we are really proud of you!