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! Please follow and like us:

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 Please follow and like us:

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! Please follow and like us:

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! Please follow and like us:

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! Please follow and like us:

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 […]

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 […]