Thursday after school we travelled to St Marys to participate in our last football fixture of the season. We started the game on the front foot dominating the play and having chance after chance, we managed to score half way through the first half from a well taken...read more
On Wednesday 22nd March we travelled to Hamstel School to take part in a round robin where we would play three 15 minute games. Over the afternoon we played Hamstel twice and Bournes Green once. Our first game was against Hamstel, in which we dominated from start to...read more
On Thursday we travelled over to Bournes Green to play 2 friendly matches, we split the boys up into 2 teams and played against an A and a B team. The A game started well with both teams playing some good football, Bournes Green took the lead half way through the half...read more
On Friday our Year 5/6 girls played their league fixture against Sacred Heart. This was a big game as the girls knew if they won their last 2 games they would win the league. Again we started the game on the front foot and due to some quick play we went 1-0 up through...read more
On Thursday our Year 5/6 girls played their league fixture against Darlinghurst. We started the game very well and our midfield was working extremely hard to support both the attack and defence. We had many chances in the first half and managed to go in at half time...read more
On a Friday afternoon at Thorpedene we are currently hosting Tag Rugby across Year 3. We have a fully qualified coach coming in from Sky Try to deliver sessions within the school. We have currently had two rugby sessions which the children have enjoyed very much and...read more
On Monday 6th February the children from Middle Phase took part in diving tests. They were a great success with all pupils enjoying participating in flexibility, strength and jumping tests. The diving team enjoyed coming into the school and found our pupils...read more
The girls Netball team participated in their first league fixtures on Monday 6th February. These were their first competitive games of the year. The girls worked hard and tried their best throughout the afternoon. Unfortunately they were unable to gain a win,...read more
Since half term we have competed in eight sports competitions. Boys year 5 and 6 football: The boys worked hard throughout the tournament but were unable to reach the Super 8's. KS 1 football: We played three games in a group winning one, drawing one and losing one....read more
The tournament was held at the Len Forge Centre. We had 2 teams in our group, Prince Avenue and Earls Hall , which we had to win to progress. We played each team twice. Our first game against Earls Hall unfortunately we lost 1-0, our next game was played against...read more
Tuesday 28th March Years 5/6 Boys Football home fixture against Porters Grange, kick-off 3.15pm. Wednesday 29th March Years 3/4 Boys football tournament at Alleyn Court, 10am – 2.45pm. Thursday 30th March Years 5/6 Girls Football away fixture against St. Marys, 3.45pm kick-off.
Sport and fitness is central to our curriculum at Thorpedene.
With a record number of sports taking place at our school, we have a busy and exciting sports and fitness programme for all of our year groups. In addition to traditional P.E. times, where games, gymnastics, dance and athletics are taught, we now provide a wide range of breakfast and after school clubs/ squads.
Take a look around the Sports section of our website and you will see that we certainly have a lot to shout about!
The school has a range of popular clubs that it offers to pupils.
All staff are DBS checked and meet the schools standards expected for all adults working with our children.
Further details of all clubs (sports and non sports) can be found on the ‘Our Clubs’ page on the website, and waiting lists are held at the School Office.
Please note some clubs do carry an additional charge.
Please ask at the School Office if you have any queries, e.g. copies of the letters.