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!
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KS1 Minigames - Summer 2017
On Thursday our Key Stage 1 athletes competed in the Mini Games held at The Eastwood Academy. They took part in 10 different activities, from ladder races, target throws, sprints, jumps, bean bag races, a sport stack station to a parachute station! The idea behind the mini games is to celebrate and instil the values of the Olympic Games, which are Friendship, Excellence, Respect, Courage, Determination, Inspiration and Equality. Our children excelled at them all!
KS1 Borough Sports - Summer 2017
Last Friday our Key Stage 1 borough sports team represented our school in a range of different athletics events. They competed strongly and achieved some great personal achievements. Well done everyone – this was a fantastic result!
Borough Sports - Summer 2017
On Tuesday our Key Stage 2 athletes had amazing success at the Borough Sports Finals. As a school individual children in their events achieved gold, silver and bronze medals.
We were so proud of all of the children as the borough sports are a real team event and with all of the children doing so well and gaining points for each of their events it meant that we achieved a 3rd place podium finish for the Field events. This is an amazing achievement, well done team a great effort with excellent results!
Hi-5 Netball - Summer 2017
This week our Year 5 and 6 team represented our school at the local Hi-5 Netball Tournament. They couldn't wait to return to school with the wonderful news that they had come third across the Southend schools and will be representing Barons Court at the Essex Finals in a few weeks' time. We are very proud of the team!