Entries by Stokenham Admin

Indoor Athletics

Some of our Year 6 children attended the federation schools Indoor Athletics competition at Loddiswell School on Monday. The athletes competed in a range of exciting challenges: chest push, speed bounce, standing long jumps, agility tests and hurdles. Following the field events were the relays that threw up multiple photo finishes that thrilled the on looking […]

Federation Cross Country

Congratulations to some of our KS2 children who took part in the Federation Cross Country at Malborough this week. The varying tactics of strong starts, speedy middle sections and sprint finishes, made for enthralling viewing for the spectators with all the races being eagerly contested. As well as the amazing athletic performances on display, it was […]

School Games Gold Level Award

We are delighted to announce that Stokenham School, have achieved the School Games Gold Level Mark Award for the 2018/19 academic year. The School Games Mark is a Government led award scheme launched in 2012; facilitated by the Youth Sport Trust, to reward schools for their commitment to the development of competition across their school […]

Rotary Swimarathon Presentation

Congratulations to our swimmers who took part in the Annual Rotary Club of Kingsbridge  Swimarathon event last October. Mr Robin Rose-Price and Mrs Amanda Bloomer presented our swimmers this morning in assembly with a cheque for £645 which is 50% of what we actually raised. This is a huge achievement and we look forward to […]

World Book Day – Dressing up Day

Willy Wonka; Where’s Wally; Mary Poppins and Tintin. A huge array of different characters were in school for our World Book Day. The children had such fun dressing up and talking about their favourite characters in class.

Mental Health Awareness Day

Four of our pupils represented Stokenham at the Mental Health Ambassadors day at Modbury. They, along with pupils from the other Federation Schools, were involved in various workshops to keep ourselves mentally healthy.

Orienteering Thursdays

It not quite ‘find the needle in a haystack’ but more ‘hunt for the lost treasure in a shape of a tin.’ Maps and compasses at the ready, pacing out their 100 metres, knowing North from South, East from West, our children have taken to the challenge of orienteering with great resilience, teamwork and determination.

Heatree residential

Three Days of Laughing, walking, scrambling and making friends. What more could we ask for? Raft building, stream scrambling, glorious moorland walks in the sunshine; donning harnesses and helmets, climbing walls and tors, learning the skills of archery and fencing. Our Year 5 children had a truly fabulous residential at Heatree.

Year 6 Bi-Athlon with a Difference!

You could not ask for a better combination. A little swim; a short run, scrumptious cake and the sun shining to-boot! Our Year 6 had a fantastic morning raising money towards their hoodies. Thank you to all the parents and children who sponsored them, donated cakes and of course, the money. It was a fabulous […]

Year 3 residential

Year 3 had the most fantastic time at Forest and Beach on their residential. A damp Thursday did not spoil their fun and they ended the residential in glorious sunshine. They enjoyed various outdoor activities including: pond-dipping, leaf-bashing to make flags, feeding the goats, cooking in the mud kitchen and archery. Meeting new friends from […]