South Norfolk School Sports Partnership
Throughout the year, we have competed in a large number of inter-school competitions. We are part of the South Norfolk School Sports Partnership. For more information click here.
Sports Hall Athletics
In November 2018, a team of Year 5/6 children entered the cluster Sportshall Athletics tournament at Framingham Earl High School. The children competed in a wide range of track and field events, culminating in the excitement of the relays. We finished in 3rd place – well done to all the competitors!
On Wednesday 7th November, Miss Burdett took a large group of children to compete for Framingham Earl Cluster in the South Norfolk Cross Country Championships. This year’s event was held at Old Buckenham Country Park. The entire team did brilliantly – a huge well done to all of them! However, a special mention should go to Albie and Evie, who have qualified for the County Finals later in the year.
Boys’ Football Results
Ashleigh Primary 4-4 Poringland Primary
Eaton Primary 1-2 Poringland Primary
St. Williams Primary 2-0 Poringland Primary
On 11th October, a group of girls entered the South Norfolk Girls’ Football competition at Goals in Norwich. They were so proud to finish 4th in their group! Well done to all who took part and thank you to Miss Burdett for organising.
On Monday 1st October, Miss Burdett and Mrs Clark took a team of cross country runners to compete in a cluster competition. Well done to everyone who took part; you represented the school brilliantly! Thirteen runners qualified for the South Norfolk Championship at Old Buckenham Country Park. A massive congratulations c to Albie, Evie, Dixie, Ryan, Simon, Joseph, Tommy, Isabelle, Lily, Bethany, Megan, Bronte and Abbie!
We continue to run a weekly cross country club, with the help of Mr Raisborough. We are also competing in the Norwich Cross Country League.
Summer Term 2018
Two teams of children entered the South Norfolk School Sports Partnership Basketball Competition at Framingham earl High School.
The Poringland Warriors, made up of Joseph, Thomas, Charlotte and Joshua, won three out of 4 matches, and finished 3rd overall. The Poringland Suns, made up of Lucas, Fenton, Oliver and Amber, won all of their matches, and finished as champions! Well done to all the participants and thank you to Mrs Clark for organising the team.
Spring Term 2018
On Monday 11th June, Rockland Class enjoyed a fantastic morning of multi-skills at Framingham Earl High School. The children took part in a number of different activities, supported by the Young Leaders at the High School.
On 10th May, Mr Walker and Mr Dean took a group of 16 children from Year 2 to take part in a cricket festival at the Hethersett and Tas Valley Cricket Club. The children took part in a range of activities to develop their skills in throwing and catching, batting, bowling and fielding. Well done to everyone!
Also in May, Mr Ringwood and Mr Dean took two teams of Year 6 children to Brooke Cricket Club, to take part in the Framingham Earl Cluster Kwick Cricket Tournament. Our team finished a credible 3rd and 4th place. Well done to all!
Football at Carrow Road
On 2nd May 2018, boys and girls football teams represented the school at a tournament at Carrow Road organised by Langley School. The girls, with little match practice, made it through to the semi-finals, where they were beaten by the eventual winners. The boys were losing finalists, with the pick of their games being a 2-1 victory against Norwich School. Well done to all who played.
During the Spring Term 2018, our Year 3 children have been enjoyed karate lessons, paid for by the School Sports Premium. On the final Friday of Spring term, all the children in year 3 had their karate grading, where ESKA’s chief instructor assessed what they had learnt for the previous 10 weeks. He was extremely impressed with the standard of skill and was pleased to award all the children with their red belts.
Mr Woodhams and Mrs Hamilton are all very proud of this achievement and would like to congratulate all of the children in year 3, well done!
Cluster Tag Rugby
In March 2018, we entered a team of Year 5-6 pupils into the Cluster Tag Rugby Competition.
In February 2018, 4 of our pupils qualified for the Norfolk School Games Cross Country Finals which was held at Holkham Hall. A huge congratulations to Amelia who WON her age group. Albie, Evie and Harrison all gave commendable performances.
In March, Mrs Clark took a team of basketball players to compete in the South Norfolk Basketball Competition at Framingham Earl High School. We are very proud to announce that the team won all their matches and finished as champions! A huge well done to all and a big thank you to Mrs Clark.
In February 2018, 4 of our children went to the UEA Sportspark with Mrs Mancini, having been selected to compete for Framingham Earl Cluster in the South Norfolk School Swimming Gala. The Framingham Earl Team finished second in the event. A huge well done to Lily, Lyla, Thomas and Monty!
In January 2018, our Year 6 Team competed at the South Norfolk School Sports Partnership Sportshall Athletics Finals at UEA Sportspark. The children participated in a range of field events and relay races, and performed brilliantly. The boys finished 2nd in the competition and the girls finished 3rd.
Autumn Term 2017
In December, a team of Year 5 and Year 6 children competed at a swimming gala at Riverside Leisure Centre. It was an amazing performance, and we finished 2nd out of 5 schools. Thank you to Mrs Mancini and Mrs Clark for organising the team on the day.
In November, we enjoyed a taster day of karate delivered by ESKA.
In Year 1 and Year 2, the children have been receiving some specialist gymnastics coaching. This is being funded by the School Sports Premium. So far, the children have loved learning to perform on the beam, and to roll and handstand on the floor.