Sports News 2018-19


Wednesday 19th September 2018
Year 6 Playground Leaders Training

10 children from Year 6 enjoyed their Playground Leader training on Wednesday morning with Fiona Callaghan – the School Games Organiser for the Pendle Sport Partnership. These Year 6 children will now be helping to keep all the equipment safe at break times, organizing small team games and helping get all the younger children active every break time. We hope you enjoyed your training!
Leaders: Cole Donnely-Jennings, Jamie Pearson, Harris Brierley, Alfie Holman, Isabelle Jesson, Lia J Lawson, Grace Plant, Lily Rogan, Fanni Mozes and Mahek Mahmood.

Wednesday 19th September 2018
Year 5/6 CVL Football @ Fisher More High School

Gisburn Road 0-2 Bradley Primary School
Gisburn Road 0-3 Trawden Forest
Team: George Bibby, Kaizer Mills, Tyler Sharp, Musa Khan, Harry McCredie, Kyle Storey, Cole Donnelly-Jennings and Ryan Carleton.

Wednesday 26th September 2018
Year 3/4 Foot Golf Festival @ Fisher More High School

Well done to a team of children from Year 3/4 who thoroughly enjoyed their Foot Golf Festival at Fisher More High School on Wednesday evening. The children had to work as a team to get the ball into the hole around the 18 hole golf course. The children used their football skills to kick it long before neatly passing it in the hole with the correct amount of power and accuracy. Well done everyone!
Team: Charlie Holman, Matthew Greaves, Jack Berger, Thomas Berger, Kayleigh Peel, Hannah Rogan and Ebony Manson.

Monday 1st October 2018
Year 5/6 Girls CVL High Five Netball @ Pendle Vale College

Well done to our girls Netball team who did excellent in the opening round of fixtures in the first round of the Central Venue League on Monday evening at Pendle Vale College. The girls had only had one training session prior to the competition but this didn’t seem to phase them as they put in an excellent performance, by passing, moving and then scoring some great goals in the process. Well done girls – keep it up!
Gisburn Road 2-2 Holy Trinity
Gisburn Road 0-1 Holy Saviours
Gisburn Road 3-0 Trawden Forest
Team: Emily Taylor, Jade Peel, Isla Macphee, Lily Rogan and Isabelle Jesson.

Wednesday 10th October 2018
KS1 SEND Orienteering Festival @ Fisher More High School

Well done to these 4 children from KS1 who really enjoyed their Orienteering Festival at Fisher More on Wednesday afternoon. They all had to use their maps to directly find the correct controls around the school hall.
Team: Archie Mann, Cali Harrison, Logan Broderick and Amelia Wright.

Wednesday 10th October 2018
Year 5/6 CVL Football @ Fisher More High School

Gisburn Road 0-5 Laneshawbridge
Gisburn Road 0-2 Holy Trinity
Gisburn Road 0-0 Lomeshaye
Team: Liam Bowland, George Bibby, Kaizer Mills, Ryan Carleton, Musa Khan, Harry McCredie, Kyle Storey and Tyler Sharp.

Monday 29th October 2018
Year 5/6 Mini Whistlers Course in partnership with Lancashire FA

Fixtures & events

Have a look at the list of forthcoming fixtures and events:

Sporting Fixtures

Sport Partnership

We are part of the local school sports partnership:

Pendle School Sport Partnership


Year 5 and Year 6 CVL Netball

On Monday 8th October 2018, girls from year 5 and year 6 will be taking part in

Year 5 and Year 6 CVL Football

A competition in the Central Venue League will take place for children in year 5 and year

Well done to our Year 6 High Five Netbal…

Well done to our Year 6 High Five Netball team who did fantastic tonight in the Central
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In July 2018 we gained the Gold Level for the School Games Mark. We now need to maintain our gold award for 2019.

School Games Mark


Schools are allocated a sum of money, called Primary PE and Sport Funding, to support all children and improve the quantity, quality and breadth of PE and sport provision.

Gisburn Road's Primary PE and Sport Funding report