Posts Tagged: cluster schools

Primary Schools Dance Festival 2016

Participants in the Dance Festival

This festival event has been running for 11 years. Sports Leaders, all pupils at Test Valley School, started planning this event in November 2015 with Mrs Smith.… Read more »

Primary Schools’ Area Rounders

The winners from Broughton Primary School

On 23rd May, the Area Rounders competition was held at Test Valley School for the first time. The Year 7 Young Sports Leaders were assisting with the scoring at each pitch.… Read more »

Joint Pupil Council Event

On Tuesday 17th May, thirty six pupils from seven primary schools joined Test Valley School Council representatives to draft a shared Pupil Charter for School Councils across all the schools.  Pupils were divided up into mixed age and school groups. Some pupils were worried at first about working with other pupils they did not know… Read more »

Medals and Fun for KS1 Pupils

Medals & Fun for KS1 Pupils

Test Valley School hosted their annual Key Stage 1 Movement Festival sponsored by local company Hildon Natural Mineral Water, based in Broughton. The medals were presented to all participants at the end of the event by the VIP guest Debbie Jones, representing Hildon Ltd, and the Young Sports Leaders. ‘Personal Best Education’, a sports coaching… Read more »

Primary Schools Basketball: New 4v4 Tournament

Lockerley and Wherwell Teams

This year a new competition was set up for the 7 local Primary Schools. This involved the skills that the primary school pupils were taught by the Sports Leaders earlier in the month. A 4v4 competition was held in the school sports hall with 2 boys and 2 girls playing from each school on 3… Read more »

KS2 Indoor Girls Football Event

Winners of the KS£ Indoor Girls Football Event, Lockerley

Six Primary Schools were involved in this year’s girls’ indoor football competition. It was a very close competition with Stockbridge Primary only winning their pool games by one extra shot on goal. The final was between Lockerley and Stockbridge Primary Schools. Some excellent team work and basic skills were shown throughout the final. Last year’s… Read more »

Primary Schools Basketball 2016

Primary Schools BASKETBALL 2016 with Young Sports Leaders

The Year 10 Sports Leaders gave a coaching session to the 7 local Primary Schools as part of their on-going Leadership assessment. The Sports Leaders were assessed on their ability to teach a basic warm up which was basketball related and the 3 key skills of: Shooting, Passing and Dribbling. The session was during the… Read more »

Bronze Ambassadors’ Day October 2015

Nominated Ambassador Pupils from our 7 primary feeder schools arrived at the school reception with the expectation of a full and varied day. Three pupils from each school had been selected for this day by their primary school teachers who thought these pupils had the required qualities to make a good Ambassador. The primary school… Read more »

Primary Schools’ Cross Country 2015

Junior Cross Country -- Medals

Test Valley School was this year’s new venue for the cluster schools’ Cross Country event. There was also a new format this year with the introduction of a Year 4 race and competition runners from the whole year group could compete not just Elite and Intermediate runners. The atmosphere was electric with lots of cheers… Read more »

Mayor Presents Gold Medals for Dance Festival

Mayor presents Gold Medals for Dance Festival

Pupils from the local primary schools of Lockerley, Broughton, West Tytherley, Stockbridge, King’s Somborne, Wallop & Wherwell were invited to attend the festival over 3 days. This festival event has been running for 10 years. Sports Leaders, all pupils at Test Valley School, started planning this event in November 2014 with Mrs Smith (School Sports… Read more »

Primary Area Athletics 2015

Primary Area Athletics

The annual Area Athletics took place at King’s Somborne Recreation Ground on June 23rd 2015. Six of the local schools participated in this anticipated event which had been adapted by the coaching company Personal Best Education [PBed] from last year’s competition structure. Schools were prepared for the new schedule and enjoyed the continuity of both… Read more »