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We have achieved the Sainsbury School 'GOLD' award for the last five years  2014/15, 2015/16, 2016/2017, 2017/18

'GOLD'  award AGAIN for 2018/19!

A great achievement for a small school

 WELL DONE KIRKBRIDE SCHOOL

 

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SPORTS EVENTS AND INFORMATION FOR 2019/2020

Gymnastics Key Steps 1 and 2 Competition

Thomlinson Junior School, Wigton  - November 

 

12 Children competed in the Key Steps 1 and 2 Competition at Thomlinson Junior School at Wigton on Wednesday 13th November. 

 

Both teams performed like true professionals, it was an honour to watch the children perform so competent and with elegance. It was shown they had trained well before this competition and enjoyed competing in their teams.

 

It was announced the following day that 'both' teams (Key Steps 1 and Keys Steps 2) had won their groups and are representing Allerdale in March at the County Competition. A very proud moment for the school!! Well done. 

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Cross Country KS2 Competition - Wigton Infants School - November  

 

2 Teams (20 Children) competed in a Cross Country Competition at Wigton Infants School on Thursday 7th November 2019.  

 

The 20 children ran their socks off at the Cross Country Competition. Team B came 3rd in the small schools and Team A won the Large and Small schools so were overall champions!!!  Our children put on an amazing display, they timed their running just right and they gave it their absolute all.  It was lovely for adult helpers to comment on their children's support for their own team and sportmanship towards others.  We are so proud of you.    

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High Fives Netball - Year 5 and 6 - Nelson Thomlinson School - October 

 

1 Team (7 Children) took part in a High Five Netball competition on Thursday 10th October at Nelson Thomlinson School. The team consisted of girls and boys with 2 boys on the court at all times.  They came a fabulous 2nd place winning each game they played apart from 1.  Their defending, goal scoring and team work was phenomenal. We are so proud of you!

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Tag Rugby Year 3 and 4 Festival - Wigton Rugby Club - October 

 

Elm class took two teams (20 Children) to the Tag Rugby Festival on Thursday 3rd October 2019 which included all the class.

 

Each child got to take part in the festival and experience playing competitive matches.  Meeting new children as well as ones from various groups they attend. A participating school commented 'Its great to see your fielding on all girls teams'.  It was important that everyone was able to experience this event. A great afternoon for the children.   

 

 

 

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Multi Skills Year 1 and 2 Festival - Wigton Infants School - September

 

All of Year 1 and 2 took part in a Multi Skills Festival at Wigton Infants School on Thursday 19th September.  They were put into 2 teams.  The teams then went round a course of different sporting activities where they showed and learned new skills, the team spirit was inspirational. Well done Year 1 and 2 children. 

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2018/2019 Sporting Events and Information  

Rounders Competition - Fellview School, Caldbeck 

All of Year 5 and 6 pupils took part in the annual rounders competition at Fellview Primary school at Caldbeck on Thursday 20th May. We had two teams that competed in the competition and both played well. The team work as usual was amazing in each team.  The 'B Team' were our stars for as they won the competition.

County Gymnastic Competition (Level 3) - Key Steps 2 - Penrith Leisure Centre 

 

Our Key Steps 2 team got through to the County Finals on Thursday 28th March.  This was a first for Kirkbride Primary School so everyone was proud of the children. The children arrived all smiles and received their free bags and each child were given an Allerdale T shirt to wear.  Sammy the coach took the team into compete and was very proud to see how well the children did in their routines, After the competition there was a Gymnastic display from Cumbrian children that had reached a very high standard within the Country, The results were then announced, we came 7th. The children thoroughly enjoyed their day and were very well behaved and great ambassadors for the school.  The children and staff would like to thank Sammy for her time coaching the children and the parents and relatives who took their time to come and support the team.  Well done Team Kirkbride. 

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Short Tennis Competition (level 1) - Year 3 and 4 - Nelson Thomlinson Secondary School 

 

Eight children (Two teams) took part in the Short Tennis Competition on Thursday 21st March 2019.  This competiton is a favourite of the schools as we have been in the County finals a couple of times. The children play indivually in this competiton and it was great to see their team members support them when they played.  One of our teams came second in a group so were nearly there!!   Another great morning for the children involved.

Quick Sticks Competiton (Level 2) - Years 3 and 4 - Wigton Rugby Club

 

A team of six players took part in the Quick Sticks competition on Thursday 7th February 2019.  This competiton was a Level 2 competition so the level of play is very high.  Many of schools from the Allerdale region competed in this too.  Our team played well and were praised for their team work.  We did not get through to the County Finals but it was a great experience for the children involved, 

 

 

Boys Football Competiton - Years 5 and 6 - Sands Centre , Carlisle 

 

Six boys took part in the 5 A'side football competition at the Sands Centre on Saturday 19th January.  The boys played really well and were nearly through to the Semi Finals, unfortunately due to goal difference we did not make the final!!

 

Comments were made:  "The boys playing well and supported each other as a team"

We would also like to thank Mr Nicholson for helping and encouraging the boys at this tournament.  We really appreciated his time.  Well done Team 'Kirkbride' !!

Sportshall Athletics (Level1 ) - Year 5 and 6 - Thomlinson Secondary Sportshall, Wigton 

 

A team of 6 girls and 6 boys went to the Sportshall Athletics on Thursday 22nd November 2018.  Each member of the team had an individual athletic task to complete then some members did a track event.  The team displayed some great techniques and supported each other when they were competing.  It was a pleasure to watch.  Well done Team Kirkbride. 

Keysteps Gymnastics Competition (Level 2) - Netherhall Secondary School, Maryport

 

Three teams went from the school (18 children in total) to the Keysteps Gymnastics Competition at Netherhall on Friday 16th November 2018.  They all looked amazing in their gymnastic wear.  All the children were fantastic in all areas.  They all competed like real professionals.  We were also very lucky, lots of parents came and supported the teams.

The results came through a week later:

 

Keysteps 1 - Second in their group

 

Keysteps 2 - First in their group - through to the County Finals to represent Allerdale in March 2019.  (A first for Kirkbride Primary)

 

Keysteps 3 - Second in their group

 

The school are thrilled with all the results.  Well done team Gymnasts!  

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Cross Country (Level 1) KS2 Children - Wigton Infants School 

 

Ten children from KS2 competed in the Cross-Country event at Wigton Infants School on Thursday 8th November 2018.  They had trained hard for this event and it paid off on the day, Our school was positioned third overall and first in the small schools category.  Well done to all the children who competed in this event.

Tag Rugby Festival (Level1) Year 5 and 6  - Wigton Rugby Club 

 

The whole class took part in a Tag Rugby Festival at Wigton Rugby Club on Thursday 11th October 2018.  The full class made up of three teams played well and enjoyed the event. The children had coaching from Mr Thompson before the Festival and it was shown through their playing how well they had progressed in Tag Rugby. Well done Year 5 and 6 !    

Tag Rugby Festival (Level 1) Year 3 and 4  - Wigton Rugby Club

 

The children of Year 3 and 4 competed in a Tag Rugby Festival on 27th September 2018 at Wigton Rugby Club.  They all had a fun afternoon and enjoyed playing against other schools.  This was a new experience for our Year 3 children as they had not competed in a Tag Rugby Festival before. The comments from them were:  'How to to be a good Sportsperson', 'It was nice to play with other people', It was fun tagging people'.  

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Multi Skills Festival Year 1 and 2 - Nelson Thomlinson School

 

All the children took part in the Multi Skills Festival at Nelson Thomlinson School on 20th September 2018. All of the children thoroughly enjoyed their afternoon and they learnt some new skils and how to work as a team.

Football Competition (Level 1) - Year 5 and 6 - Nelson Thomlinson School

 

All of the children from Year 5 and 6 competed in the football competition on 13th September 2018 at Nelson Thomlinson School.  In total there was 3 teams from the school.   All teams played well.  Please see some of the comments from the children about the event.  'Amazing',  'Great Teamwork',  'Enjoyed the event', 'Learnt new skills'.

 

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