Author: Jodie Soussana

30 Mar
Tag Rugby Festival – Years 3 and 4

On Wednesday 29th March, the Tag Rugby festival for years 3 and 4 was hosted at Upminster Rugby Club. Twenty three schools entered the festival which was supported and refereed by students from Barking and Dagenham Rugby Club. Teams competed in six minute group matches to determine...

24 Mar
Orienteering

On the sunny blustery morning of Tuesday 21st March, Stubbers Outdoor Centre hosted the very first Havering orienteering primary competition. Nearly 300 children descended on the Centre ready to take part on the courses set by Josh Jenner. The year 5 children were already in...

17 Mar
Quick Sticks Hockey Festival

On Wednesday 15th March, the School Games Quick Sticks hockey festival for years 5 and 6 was held at Coopers Coborn School.  In stark contrast to the original date of the competition which saw storm Doris arrive, we were instead greeted with glorious sunshine and...

14 Mar
5-a-day Live

On Thursday 9th March, an energetic 5-a-day Live session was held at Hornchurch Sports Centre. Teams of KS1 and KS2 pupils from 10 Havering schools attended the event which began with an active warm up.  Throughout the morning the children enthusiastically took part in activities focused on...

01 Mar
Rugby Megafest

On Wednesday 1st March,  our rugby megafest was held at May & Baker RUFC in Dagenham.   The festival, for pupils in years 4 and 5 is an inclusive event that provides an opportunity for children who may not usually represent their school to get involved and try different rugby related...

28 Feb
Gifted & Able in PE day

On Tuesday 28th February, the Collective were proud to take a group of Year 5 pupils from schools across Havering to take part in a ‘Gifted and Able in PE’ day at the University of East London, Sports Dock.   Being part of this event provided...

21 Feb
Q&A with Sharon Phillips – School Games Organiser of the Year

The School Games team were delighted to have the opportunity to sit down with Sharon Phillips this week for a short question and answer session. Sharon, a senior Development Coach for the Youth Sport Trust, recently won the SGO of the Year Award for her...

09 Feb
National Schools Badminton Competition

Report by Amanda Austin: After the first round of the National Schools Badminton Competition held at Hornchurch Sports Centre on November 16th and 17th it was the four Coopers teams that qualified as Havering representatives in the London East round of the National Schools Competition. The...

31 Jan
Year 2 Sports Hall Athletics

On Wednesday 25th January 2017, Havering Sports Collective held the Year 2 Sports Hall athletics competition at Hornchurch Sports Centre. Twenty one schools took part in the event which saw the participants compete across 6 activities of jumping, bowling, bouncing, stepping, launching and throwing.  The children...