2015 December

100% Landau Retain Title

December 17, 2015
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Landau Forte College retained the U14 Girls’ Football Title with a 100% record throughout the competition.

After taking the title in good style last year, the team of year 7, 8 and 9 pupils won all 15 matches this year to take the final trophy of 2015.

Despite the unbeaten record Landau Forte were made to work hard in the final against a strong West Park team, going behind early on before coming through to win 4-1.

The competition took place at Lees Brook Community School with 13 teams split into two groups for the first stage […]

Look Back at Autumn Term

December 16, 2015
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From cross country in September through to Girls Football in late December, the autumn term has been busy for Derby schools taking part in our events, competitions and festivals.

43 different School Games competitions and festivals have taken place through the first term of the academic year, with schools able to play a range of traditional and not-so traditional sports. Many have seen winners progress to Derbyshire finals with others done purely for enjoyment and to engage children in healthy physical activity.

Our programme will start again after Christmas with Indoor Rowing the first event to take […]

Secondary Schools Spring Into Action

December 11, 2015
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  Secondary Schools took their turn on the floor for the Key Stage 3 & 4 Gymnastics competition on Thursday morning. Having hosted Year 5&6 pupils the previous week, Mickleover Gymnastics Club was again the venue for the older gymnasts. Competition was split into Level 1 for non-club gymnasts and Level 2 for club gymnasts, with each requiring competitors to complete set routines on floor, vault and body management. The quality of performances was exceptionally high throughout the competition, impressing the judges on all three pieces of apparatus but when the scores were finalised it was […]

Oakwood teams top the Christmas Futsal Tree!

December 10, 2015
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Oakwood Junior School retained the title they won in 2014-15 as their Y4/5 Futsal A and B teams played off in the final of this year’s event.

 

Eight teams participated in a series of goal-filled group stage games before playing positional fixtures against the equivalent finishing team from the other group. These games saw Portway Junior take the Bronze award by beating Cavendish Close Junior.

 

Grp A 4th v Grp B 4th

Al Madinah 0 – Dale 2

 

3rd v 3rd

Arboretum 0 – St James’ 0

 

2nd v 2nd

Portway 4 – Cavendish Close […]