Sport

Sport Partnership

We are part of the local school sports partnership:

Fixtures & Events

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

Awards

In July 2018 we gained the Gold Level for the School Games Mark and maintained it in 2019.

Funding

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.

News

Year 5 and Year 6 Athletics Competition

28 November 2019

Year 5/6 Athletics Competition @ West Craven Leisure Centre

Well done to the Year 5/6 Athletics team from today’s competition at West Craven Leisure Centre. The team finished in 3rd place overall and all performed extremely well throughout the Javelin Throw, Long Jump, Triple Jump, Vertical Jump, Speed Bounce, Chest Push and Relay Race events!

Team: George, Michael, Harry, Kaizer, Tyler, Oliver, Joshua, Neha, Ava, Ruby, Aimee, Evie and Jasmine.

Year 3 and Year 4 Football Friendly

28 November 2019

Year 3/4 Football Friendly vs Sacred Heart Primary School

Well done to our Year 3/4 football team. Last night they played their first game together as a team and they beat Sacred Heart 6-4 in an entertaining game at West Craven. They all played fantastic in horrible conditions with some fantastic goals scored in the process.

Team: Ella. Charlie Y, Nathan, Cameron, Charlie H, Ruby and Eesa.

Year 5 and Year 6 ESFA Finals Night

27 November 2019

Year 5/6 ESFA Finals Night @ Fisher More High School

Well done to our Year 5/6 Boys Football team who reached the English Schools FA area finals night at Fisher More on Wednesday evening along with 3 other Pendle Schools. The boys reached the finals night as the best runner up last Wednesday evening due to winning 2 and losing 1 of their group games. The boys played really well and battled really hard all night against some very strong opposition so we are proud of you for getting to the finals night in the first place!

Gisburn Road 0-1 Trawden

Gisburn Road 0-2 Laneshawbridge

Gisburn Road 0-3 Sacred Heart

Team: Matthew, George, Kaizer, Kai, Tyler and Musa.

Reception Learn to Ride Training

27 November 2019

Reception Learn to Ride Training in partnership with Go Velo

Well done to all the Reception children who completed their Learn to Ride training on Tuesday and Wednesday. The children worked really hard on balance and coordination on their balance bikes and all completed the course. Great work Reception class. Also, a big thanks to Go Velo for their fantastic training!

Year 5 and Year 6 Cross Country

22 November 2019

Year 5/6 Cross Country Competition @ West Craven High School

Well done to all our Cross Country runners who took part in a competition at West Craven High School on Friday afternoon along with the other West Craven cluster schools. The children had to run a mile around the fields in as fast a time as possible and they all successfully completed their mile in very muddy conditions. Good work runners!

Team: Ethan, Thomas, Jack, Nathan, Tyler, Brook, Willow, Eva, Neha, Emma and Layla.

Year 5 and Year 6 ESFA Tournament

20 November 2019

Year 5/6 Engish Schools FA Tournament @ Fisher More High School

Well done to our boys football team who have qualified for a place in the finals of the English School’s FA Tournament in the Pendle Sport Partnership event on Wednesday evening at a very cold Fisher More. The boys won 2 games and narrowly lost the other from a last minute goal. The boys however have showed great progress recently in their football matches and now look forward to finals night next Wednesday evening along with four other Pendle schools!

Gisburn Road 1-0 Reedley

Gisburn Road 0-1 Trawden Forest

Gisburn Road 1-0 Wheatley Lane

Team: Tyler, Musa, Harry, Matthew, Nathan, George and Oliver.

Year 5 and Year 6 CVL Football

6 November 2019

Year 5/6 CVL Football @ Fisher More High School

Gisburn Road 1-0 Barrowford

Gisburn Road 2-0 Reedley

Gisburn Road 0-1 Church School

Gisburn Road 2-0 Church School (Penalties)

Team: Matthew, Tyler, Nathan, Harry, George, Kaizer, Musa and Oliver.

Year 5 and Year 6 Bike Ability Training

18 October 2019

Year 5/6 Bike Ability Training in partnership with Go Velo

Well done to 28 children from Year 5 and 6 who took part in a Bike Ability course over 2 days this week organized by Go Velo. On Day 1 (Monday) the children spent time on the MUGA learning the key basics for how to ride a bike safely and also learnt the correct signs/signals to use when riding on the road. On Day 2 (Tuesday), some of the children then learnt how to ride safely on the roads local to school whilst some of the children continued learning how to ride a bike safely – working on balance on the MUGA. The children all worked really hard and the instructors said that there behaviour over the 2 days was a credit to our school. Well done everyone – you all did wheelie good!

Year 5 and Year 6 CVL Football

9 October 2019

Year 5/6 CVL Football @ Fisher More High School

Gisburn Road 0-0 West Street

Gisburn Road 0-2 Barnoldswick Church School

Gisburn Road 3-0 Reedley

Team: Matthew, Kaizer , Oliver, Tyler, Harry, Nathan and George.

Year 3 and Year 4 Orienteering Festival

4 October 2019

Year 3/4 Orienteering Festival @ Foulridge St Michael’s 

Well done to the 4 children from Year 4 who really enjoyed their Orienteering Festival on Friday morning at Foulridge St Michael’s Primary School. The children had to work in pairs to find the controls around the school grounds in as fast a time as possible. Despite the muddy fields and wet weather, the children had a fantastic time and represented the school in a super manner!

Team: Shelby, Sophie, Evan and Adam.