Author: Jodie Soussana

Havering Orienteering Team – British School Championships

For the first time in the history of Havering, 10 school children represented the London borough at the British Schools Orienteering Championships. The prestigious competition, held in the Forest of Dean on the 19th November, saw over 500 children from across the country battle it...

Sportshall Athletics 2017

On 29th and 30th November Hornchurch Sports Centre was inundated with hundreds of children aged 7 to 11 taking part in the Havering Sportshall Athletics events. The competitions were compered by Adam Burgess of Sportshall UK who managed to raise the roof once again with...

07 Nov
Primary Cross Country

On the blustery morning of Tuesday 7th November 2017, the Havering Sports Collective primary cross country competition was held at Stubbers Adventure Centre. The competition was entered by 27 schools, with separate boys and girls teams entered for years 3/4 and 5/6. Year 3/4 runners ran a scenic route around the lake...

07 Nov
Gidea Park College pupils enjoy cross-country debut

Gidea Park College pupils put their best feet forward at the Havering Inter Schools Cross-Country competition at Stubbers Adventure Centre. It was the first time the Balgores Lane-based school had competed against other borough schools in the sport and four teams travelled with the intention of...

01 Nov
Tag Rugby Competition

The Tag Rugby School Games Competition and Festival took place on Wednesday 1st November, a crisp and clear day at May & Baker RFC. Over 500 year 5 and 6 children from across 31 schools competed in the event, with equal numbers of spectators.  Record numbers...

11 Oct
Orienteering Competition

On Wednesday 11th October our first ever Year 6 Havering Orienteering competition took place at Stubbers Adventure Centre in Upminster. Over 70 children took part in navigating the 2.2 km course which was set by Josh Jenner from Orienteering Coach. After a briefing from Josh and a warm up...

05 Oct
High 5 Netball

The School Games High 5 Netball competition was held on Wednesday 4th October at Albany School. Twenty schools entered the fast paced year 5/6 competition. School Games Values were awarded to Langtons, La Salette and Ardleigh Green for Honesty and Scargill, Parsonage Farm and Newtons for their Team Work. Congratulations...

23 May
Boys Cricket Competition – Years 5 and 6

On Wednesday 17th May, the primary boys cricket competition for years 5 and 6 was held at Rainham Cricket Club. After looking like it would be a complete wash out, we were thrilled that the competition went ahead.  A fantastic 27 teams of boys or best took part -...

04 May
Tennis Competition – Years 3 and 4

Grosvenor Tennis Club happily played host to the years 3 and 4 schools tennis competition on Thursday 4th May. Leaders from Coopers Company and Coborn School managed the umpiring under the supervision of tennis coach Lee Duncan.  Each school had 2 girls and 2 boys and...

28 Apr
Primary Basketball Competition

A fantastic day of basketball for children in years 5 and 6 took place at the Sacred Heart of Mary School on Thursday 25th April 2017. The standard of basketball was extremely high and following exciting semi final matches between Parsonage Farm and Broadford and St....