2016 July

#Road2Rio School Championships WINNERS!

July 25, 2016
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Throughout the 2015-16 academic year we have been running an on-going competition to find our #Road2Rio Champion Schools.


Points have been awarded to schools for attending SSP events, bringing additional teams to include more children, how well they have performed at the events and displaying our SSP S.P.O.R.T values.

(Skills for Life, Participation, Opportunities for ALL, Respect and Teamwork)


All of those points have been added up and we can now reveal that the top three schools are as follows:

1st – Oakwood Junior School
2nd […]

See What’s On For 2016/17 With Our Wallplanner

July 19, 2016
Derby City SSP Wallplanner

See What’s On For 2016/17 With Our Wallplanner

Why not keep up to date with everything that’s going on at the Derby City SSP?

You can now download our 2016/17 wall planner which details all of our events and competitions!

Download it here

Our afternoon at Derbyshire Tennis Centre.

July 15, 2016
SSP thumbnail working with DCCT

By Theo Redgrave and Gonzalo Muragara (Walter Evans Primary School)


On the afternoon of 29th June, the Y5/6 tennis tournament was held at Derbyshire Tennis Centre; it was being organised by Derby City SSP. Due to torrential rain, the tournament had to be held indoors instead of outside. Walter Evans entered a team of four; for some of our participants, this was their first competitive tournament which made them very excited.

Upon arrival, our four representatives had a ten-minute warm up and then Liam Drake, the organiser, explained the format of the festival to us, and also […]