“Staff and, indeed, governors give generously of their time to support such activities.”
Ofsted February 2019
Football - Mr Ellison runs football training all year for Y3 - Y6. Sarah Nugent runs football training for Y1 and Y2 pupils. The school has its own team which takes part in tournaments and competitions with other local schools.
Netball - Mrs Jackson runs the netball team and does weekly training with pupils from Y3 - Y6. They also take part in local tournaments and competitions.
Kwik Cricket - Mr Davis runs cricket training in the summer term for Y3 - Y6 pupils.
Running Club - Mr Davis and Mrs Smith organise this at the beginning of the summer term to prepare for the school Helm Wind Run. This year Sarah Golding is running a club for three half terms for pupils from Reception to Y6. Other parents also help to run this.
Tag Rugby and Orienteering - Mr Davis runs
Tag Rugby training and Orienteering through the
Autumn and Winter terms for Y3 - Y6 pupils.
Choir - Mrs Bainbridge and Mrs Smith run a choir on Wednesday mornings for pupils from Y3 - Y6. For the last three years the school choir have taken part in the Young Voices concert, performing at Manchester Arena.
"Pupils, staff and parents travelled to the Manchester Arena to participate in the Young Voices event involving 6,000 children.This supports pupils’ good spiritual, moral, social and cultural development." Ofsted February 2019
Clarinet / Flute - Lessons are provided for Y3 to Y6s with Mrs Bainbridge.
Guitars - Lessons are available for KS 2
pupils during the week with Mrs Bainbridge.
Chess - Mr Davis runs a chess club throughout the year. The pupils take part in the Penrith and area league and the school host the Appleby Rotary competition each year in the spring term.
Eco Club (Greenfingers) - Click here to see separate page for our Eco club