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Steps into Spring House Competition

A house competition has stirred our competitive spirit and got us all up and out of our chairs. In 4 weeks, we've done ourselves proud and clocked up an astonishing 63,766.52 km!
22 Jan 2021
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Final destinations after 4 weeks of walking and running
Final destinations after 4 weeks of walking and running

Remote learning is going exceptionally well and we are very grateful for the role that students are playing in approaching their learning with such maturity. The majority of students are reporting that they are very much enjoying the challenge and that they are finding the work engaging, accessible and manageable. However, the ongoing screen time can be challenging and staying ‘active’ is difficult when the 'school day' is home based.

With that in mind a house competition organised by the PE department was launched on 15th January which gave students and staff an incentive to get active in the Spring term.  From 15th January - 22nd February 2021, students and staff were asked to get out and about in the daylight and track their run/walk distance in kilometers and upload the distances they cover. There was a fantastic response and at the end of the competition the winnning house is .....Pembroke! Congratulations!

1st Pembroke House – Anadyr, Russia 12,424 Km 

2nd Beaufort House - Gladstone, Australia 12,049 Km

3rd York House - Edenhope, Australia 12,031 Km

4th Richmond House - 11,333 Km

5th Gloucester House 8,335 Km

 

Thank you to our wonderful house sponsors 2021-2021 for their continued support.

Beaufort House - James Barry, Accountants 01452 383723

Gloucester House - Harrison Clark Rickerbys, Solicitors 

Pembroke House - Matriks, Charity Digital Technology Consultants 

Richmond House - Homeground Pharmacy, Healthcare 

York House - Hazlewoods, Business Advisors & Accountants 

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