Congratulations Mr Purshouse!

A huge congratulations to Mr Purshouse, all of our children, staff and parents on winning the Active Challenge – Congratulations on winning a prize for your school through the 10 day Active Travel challenge June 2019. You’ve done the hard bit now it’s time for the fun bit – choosing your prize. I can’t thank you enough for all your […]

3-1 Victory for Rotherham Allstars!

We have some extremely talented children at Rockingham and we would like to thank Mr Manns for inviting us to watch Rotherham Allstars in the Sheffield Junior League. Six out of the ten players attend Rockingham and it was wonderful to see them in action working so well as a team.  Today was the cup […]

Well done Girls!

Our Girls went to Cranworth Road to take part in the Rotherham Football tournament supported by Noah who coached the girls throughout the game. The girls finished in 3rd place, we are all so proud of everyone. Well done!

RJI Winners, U11s Football

We are really proud of our Under 11s football team today they played incredibly well. They worked extremely hard as a team and played each game like true sportsmen. We also received our School Games Gold award today and the children were thrilled.

Cross Country Finals

We are so proud of our cross country finalists who supported each other so well, Alex managed to achieve third place and is proving to be an excellent sportsman. It would lovely to spend time with the other children and schools in our academy.

Under 9 Girl’s football

Miss Tyzack was so proud of our girls who were outstanding during the football tournament. After the second game they were in full swing. They really enjoyed working together as a team and were wonderful representatives of the school. Well done Girls.

Hockey skills Y4/5D

Yesterday in our PE lesson, we were focusing on developing our ball control skills. The children worked really well to hold the hockey stick with two hands and use the reverse stick method.

Rainy Day Activities

Today was a very wet and rainy day, we decided to start a board games club in the hall with lots of old fashioned games. Children have taught each other how to play chess, drafts, beetle drive and snakes and ladders. The children had a wonderful time working in mixed classes and mixed year groups. […]

Y3/4 Football

Yesterday, our Y3/4 boys participated in the Rotherham Football Tournament at Wickersley. The boys did brilliant and came 2nd just by one point. Brilliant performances by everyone well done!

Mr Hanson V Mrs Buttree

Today’s class challenge at lunchtime got off to a flying start with Y6B challenging Y5/6H the children were off to a flying start until Mrs Tunks and Mr Hanson decided to play. The competition was excellent between both sides. Josh Oldham Roberts was today’s man of the match, we are so proud of him with […]

Cross Country

Congratulations to all our children who took part in Yesterday’s cross country tournament. Well done to Alex and Tyler who came in the top three, we are really proud of everyone. All children showed great resilience and all managed to cross the finish line without stopping. Well done!

Y5/6 H sports

This week 5/6H have been using their hand eye coordination skills to play hockey. We are looking forward to developing our teamwork skills over the next few weeks! #beactive

Class Challenge is underway!

Which class will win our class challenge this year and be the first to get their name on our new trophy? Today Y3M took on the challenge against Y3/4P to compete in a cross country competition ready for our first tournament. All the children worked really hard to build their stamina and show their fitness […]

School Games Gold Award 2018-2019

Congratulations Miss Tyzack on achieving the School Games gold award two years running. Thank you for all you do for Rockingham children and I am even more excited about the new developments this year with Mr Purshouse and developing a supports program for SEND children. Excellent team work!

Meet our New Sports Leaders.

Today Miss Tyzack held her first meeting with our new Sports leaders, we were so excited and proud of the number of children that have applied. I hope you are all aspiring to be Gold this year and I am looking forward to the work you have planned with Abbey School and supporting and encouraging […]

Hockey Skills in Y5P with Mrs Baum

Y5P have been developing their Hockey skills with Mrs Baum today, she was so proud of how the new class have worked together as a team and supported each other with encouragement. Well done everyone!

Race for Life, we raised a whopping £1790.35!

A huge thank you to everyone who donated money for Race for Life we are so proud of all our families raising money for Cancer research – The Race for Life is Cancer Research UK’s biggest series of fundraising events. Taking place across the UK, the events include 5k and 10k routes for participants to […]

Our new buddy system!

Today we started our new buddy system with our older children being paired with one of our new Year 3s. The children will support one another to develop socially and build relationships with one another. Here they are completing the Daily Mile together for the first time! Smiles all round!

Race for Life 2019

Today we held our Race for Life event for the second year running, a huge thank you to Miss Tyzack for organising such as wonderful event and to our parents, children and staff who have made donations. The children have been busy running in their new classes and many of our children have ran with […]

Cricket Success

Congratulations to our Cricket team on achieving great success this year, we are eagerly awaiting the results.