On Wednesday 16th November, the school basketball team went to HBHS to take part in the Herne Bay and East Kent Coastal basketball competition. Sixteen teams took part and were divided into four Groups. The top two teams in each group then went into the quarter finals. Our team played against Swalecliffe, Hampton and Ospringe. The team played with great determination and although they didn’t get into the quarter finals they played with great spirit and had an enjoyable afternoon.
On Monday Herne Bay Junior School celebrated the musical talents of our pupils with the first ‘Listen to us Live’ concert. The four classes (6AT, 6BT, 5CP, 5CO) that had been receiving music lessons with Mr Miles this term performed.
Thank you to all the children that decorated their Porchlight houses and filled them with pennies, Rachel from the charity was delighted. She also commented on how fantastic the Year 5 assembly that took place today was as it delivered an accurate message about how the Porchlight charity helps others. Once the money has been counted she will let us know how much our school have raised.
Congratulations to our girl’s football team who took part in a District Football Tournament at the University of Kent yesterday. The girls had a great day and played some fantastic football considering they have only played together on 3 occasions. They came 2nd and were rewarded with medals and lots of high fives! Our thanks also go to Mr Hobbs and Mrs Clark who took them.
On Wednesday afternoon our sixteen Sport Crew Leaders went to Herne Bay High School along with other primary schools for an afternoon of training in sports events. The children were taught how to organise games and events to help them prepare and help out at future events.
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