A big well done to the Y5/6 Sports Hall Athletics Team who achieved second place in the competition at Priesthorpe Co-operative Academy on 21st of November. Great effort everyone!
Gold School Games Mark Award
Congratulations to Pudsey Bolton Royd for achieving the Gold School Games Mark Award for the Second year running! This shows that we provide high quality PE and fantastic opportunities for our school to take part in sports clubs and competitions; as well as providing sports leadership opportunities and lots of physical activity throughout the school day!
National Fitness Day
Wednesday 27th September was National Fitness Day and we celebrated it by everyone doing 10 minutes exercise in their classrooms at 10.20am. Some classes learned the samba, some classes were strengthening their core by doing chair based activities and some classes were using and finding out the names of muscles they didn’t know they had! All the staff and pupils really enjoyed it and it will help us to make our classrooms more active places in the future.
Our New Active Slogan!
In July, all the children in KS1 and KS2 were asked to design a new active slogan for PE, School Sport and Physical Activity in 2017-18. We received lots of fantastic entries, but the winner was designed by a Year 5 pupil. The new slogan really encompasses the commitment from both staff and pupils to make our school more active this year; in lesson times, lunch and break times and after school.
‘Commit To Be Fit’
Exotic Animal Visit Nursery
Visit May 2017
Easter Celebration Day 2017
As part of our Easter Celebration Day children throughout school designed and created marvelous decorated eggs at home and proudly displayed them in school. We were egg-estatic with all their egg-cellent efforts!
RED NOSE DAY
Well done to the staff and pupils who paid £1 to come to school wearing something Red. More money was raised from the Red Nose Day Tuck shop, where lots of Red fruit was sold.
In the afternoon the children from KS1& KS2 took part in a Red Nose Day fun run where they ran a course round the school and had to do something funny when they passed a teacher.
We raised a grand total of £465.27
for Comic Relief. Good work Pudsey Bolton Royd
World Book Day 2017
World Book Day 2017 was celebrated at Pudsey Bolton Royd by the children and staff coming to school dressed as a book character.
Lots of Super Heroes and Princesses were spotted in Key Stage 1 and Early Years, Fairy Tale characters were skipping throughout the school and lots of Wallys and Harry Potter characters were also seen. There was even a Unicorn in Year 6. Staff costumes included the BFG, Mary Poppins, James Bond, Goldilocks, Mr. Bump, Tiger, Flat Stanley, Where’s Wally, Super Girl, The Cat in the Hat and two Spiders! The school office became James and the Giant Peach with all the insects in attendance and even a huge peach!
Mr Buck as the Demon Headmaster managed to avoid giving anyone the cane and Mrs Smithies as Wheres Wally popping up all around school throughout the day.
Each class was read a story by a different teacher and all pupils received a £1.00 world book day token.
Congratulations! to the Year 4 & 5 Tennis Teams
Well done to our Year 4 & 5 Tennis Teams, who won an amazing 21 out of 24 matches at the competition before half term.
They are now through to the area final.
Key Stage 1 Sports Hall Athletics Competition
Eighteen children from Years 1 and 2 took part in the Key Stage 1 Sports Hall Athletics competition at Farsley Celtic Football Club run by Active Schools.
They ran lots of different races as well as competing in different types of jumping events. The boys did especially well in the races, coming first or second place in most events.
They collected lots of stickers along the way and had a really brilliant time.
Congratulations to all involved!
Schools Games Mark
The School Games Mark is owned and created by the Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) and is implemented and developed by the Youth Sport Trust and Sport England. The Mark rewards school for their commitment to and the development of competition, school sport and physical education and was first launched in June 2012 via the School Games website.
Pudsey Bolton Royd has achieved the highest award for 2015/16 because we offer our children high quality PE lessons, most of our children attend after school sports clubs; we support talented children and provide opportunities for all children to develop their potential.
We also enter many competitions both within our school and against other schools at different levels. We give our children opportunities to lead within sport and offer many different types of physical activity throughout the school day.
Congratulations to all the staff and children at Pudsey Bolton Royd. What a fantastic achievement!