Our very own Football Stars!

Maisie, Noah and Bronte came to school with their trophies to share with all the staff and their peers, we are really proud of their achievements at Rockingham and wanted to share them with you all.   Please follow and like us:

Preparing For Our Performance

Y4/5D are working towards their arts awards. Last week the children were adding the finishing touches to their dance, ready for their performance at Magna. Today the children have been thinking for questions they would like to ask their guest dancer, who will be attending and performing at their rehearsal this week. Please follow and […]

Aqua Festival

Huge congratulations on winning the Aqua Festival today, our first tournament in water. The children performed to a really high standard and it was lovely to have the opportunity for children who don’t necessarily enjoy sport but love to swim. Well done Everyone! Please follow and like us:

Y5/6H Sports Hall Athletics

Over the past term, we have been developing skills in athletics competition indoors. The children have developed their running and teamwork skills during relays whilst developing their throwing skills using the javelins and chest push competitions. The children have performed well individually and as part of a team.   Please follow and like us:

South Yorkshire Finals

On Thursday our Key Stage 2 children took part in the South Yorkshire finals at Rawmarsh, our Year 5 and 6 children worked extremely well together competing in a range of events. The children secured 4th place and we are so proud of their achievements. Please follow and like us:

Basketball Tournament Winners!

Our under 9 team performed incredibly well at Roughwood Primary school, securing a place in the South Yorkshire finals next Thursday. The children worked well as a team and showed a great understanding of the rules of the game. Well done and good luck in the next round. Please follow and like us:

KS1 EIS Day

40 of our KS1 children were involved in a range of sporting events at the Sheffield Institute of Sport. They were involved in a variety of team games and were showing excellent skills such as resilience and communication. The children and staff had an enjoyable day and we hope our KS2 children enjoy the same […]

Sports hall athletics

Miss Tyzack took our children across to Wingfield to take part in the sports hall athletics final. After months of training we were so proud to announce that the children won and will be going to the Rotherham finals. Children as young as year 4 performed so well and showed excellent resilience and team work […]

South Yorkshire finals football!

Congratulations to our under 9 boys on coming third in today’s South Yorkshire Finals. We are so proud of your achievements. Thank you so much to Miss Tyzack and Mr Purshouse for your hard work in supporting and coaching the boys to success. I can’t wait to see what you can achieve next year. Please […]

Girls Football

Our girls football team have done a phenomenal job this week at the Rotherham finals competing against a number of Rotherham schools. We are really proud of the hard work they have put in, especially our under 11 girls team who stepped in for Greasbrough as they are away in Northumberland this week on their […]

Sports Leaders

Sports leaders, ready for action! Over the course of the year the children will have a series of challenges supporting other children across school to engage in sports. They will look at first aid, organising team games and promoting good sportsmanship including fair play. They have worked really hard this term training for our first […]

Sports for Champions Rich Wills

On Friday we had the pleasure of welcoming Rich Wills, a Para-Power lifting champion to our school to raise the aspirations for all children, please read some more information about him below – https://sportsforchampions.com/athletes/rich-willis/ As a school we managed to raise over £500, the children were able to learn about healthy living, healthy eating and […]

Sports Leaders

This years sports leaders have been chosen and are ready to embrace the challenges that lay ahead. Throughout the year they will be expected to demonstrate all the qualities not only of a good sportsman/woman but inspire others to engage in sport.   In order to succeed they are assessed in 6 areas Personal skills, […]

Gold School Games Mark Award 2018

We are delighted to announce that we, Rockingham Junior and Infant School, have achieved the School Games Gold Mark Award for the 2017/18 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 […]

Sports Day

On Thursday the 28th of June we had our Sports Day, a huge thank you to our Sports Leaders for supporting our younger children. We had a fabulous day and the children really enjoyed taking part, congratulations to Hoober on winning sports day and to all our children who won a sports award for their […]

Willowtree Olympics

Today we hosted Rockingham’s very first Willowtree Olympics, bringing together all of our Year 6 children across the academy to take part in mixed teams. This was a wonderful day and enjoyed by all. Thank you to our Sports coaches for organising such a wonderful event. Here are our winners below. Please follow and like […]

Netball Final at the EIS

Our Year 6 children finished 2nd in the Netball final at the EIS, after playing 10 matches the children were ready for a rest. Each match lasted 10 minutes and the children collaborated really well. After every half the children had to swap position and take on a different role. Here they are in action. […]

Basketball Final at the EIS

Another fabulous day at the EIS in the Basketball Hotshots final, the children worked extremely well as a team and finished in 5th place. We are so proud of the team this year, the children at Rockingham are excelling in sports, well done!   Please follow and like us:

Orienteering

On Monday the 30th of April the Year 5/6 children went to Wingfield to take part in the  Orienteering tournament. The girls finished first and the boys came second, our sports teams are going from strength to strength. We are so proud of all the children at Rockingham and their enthusiasm for sports.   Please […]

Netball – The Cluster Round

On Monday the 16th of April we took two teams to the Cluster Netball tournament at Wingfield. After hard work and determination, our teams finished 1st and 4th. They are now through to the partnership round. We are so proud of their sporting achievements and would like to thank Miss Tyzack for raising the aspirations of […]

Balbir Singh Dance Company

Thank you to Kim at the Balbir Singh Dance Company for our workshop. We can’t wait to do our fire tornado dance! Today we learnt about motion and motivation. IMG_5321 IMG_5320 IMG_5329 IMG_532 Please follow and like us:

South Yorkshire Finals

A huge congratulations to the Sports Hall Athletics team for getting to the South Yorkshire finals. They showed great resilience, teamwork and dedication in order to get through to the final 8 teams. The boys were fabulous at the field events and girls outshone the other schools on track. This is a huge achievement and […]

Sports Hall Athletics

Another great performance by Rockingham at the second round of the sports hall athletics competition. The children were well organised and a credit to the school. They knew exactly what events they were taking part in and pushed themselves to the limit both on the field. Miss Tyzack and I couldn’t be prouder. Even when […]