We are delighted to announce that we, Southwold School have achieved the Gold School Games Mark Award for the 2016/17 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 across their school and into the community, and we are delighted to have been recognised for our success.
Our sporting achievements this year include: Cross Country Finals YR1/2 Boys, North Ox Gymnastics – Y3/4 Bronze, Y5/6 Silver & Y1/2 Gold. Southwold FC unbeaten heros,Y5/6 Cricket 3rd place!
With a number of young people competing in local inter-school competitions this year, we are extremely proud of our pupils for their dedication to all aspects of school sport, including those young volunteers, leaders and officials who made our competitions possible.
As part of our application, we were asked to fulfil criteria in the areas of participation, competition, workforce and clubs, and we are pleased that the hard work of everyone at our school has been rewarded this year.
A special thanks to: All of the children who participate in sporting events and extra curricular provision and Mrs Alex Marsh and Miss Bobbie Wright for leading our school to Gold! We did it!
We look forward to applying once again in 2018!