Our Vision statement
‘At Clover Hill Primary School, we aim to embed the culture and enjoyment of sport and physical activity.We are passionate to ensure that all children have the knowledge, skills, determination and motivation to be physically and mentally healthy in the hope that it will lead to life-long participation in sport.’
60 minutes of exercise for ALL CHILDREN
The Chief Medical Officer guidelines recommend that ‘all children and young people aged 5 to 18 engage in at least 60 minutes of physical activity a day, of which 30 minutes should be in school’
At Clover Hill we strive to ensure that all children take part in at least 30 minutes exercise per day.
- All children receive 2 x 1 hour PE sessions weekly
- Active playtimes
- Lunch time staff provide and encourage participation in sports activities every lunch time such as, football, basketball, netball, hockey, rounders, skipping and playground games and run regular competitions alongside.
- Recently we have introduced ‘The Daily Mile’ challenge where we are encouraging our children to run/walk/skip a mile a day around the school yard (10 laps). Please watch our video below
A chance for younger runners to come and try their hand at Trail Running on fun course at Penshaw Monument. This a fun and inclusive run aimed at getting young people active. FREE ENTRY The 5 to 8 race will be just under 1 mile The race for 8 and and above will be...
We had great fun learning how to attack and defend as well as throw our opponents! -
It's been a very exciting morning at Clover Hill as we have had a visit from Destination Judo. Years 1-6 have tried taster sessions learning some of the basics like pinning. The children have thoroughly enjoyed the sessions and if you'd like your child to carry on...
We are extremely excited to announce a new club link for 2019/2020 with Newcastle Eagles Community Foundation. They will be providing curriculum lessons for children in Years 1-6 over the course of next academic year as well as running an after school club for all...
What a fantastic morning our athletes have had at Saltwell Park! There was just over 4000 children taking part to run around the designated course in a series of wave allocated starts. All our athletes ran incredibly well and we are all so proud of you! After the fun...
Year 1 went along to Whickham School today to take part in a Striking and Fielding festival. We had a great time trying out new skills and even had a small game of cricket. Take a look at the pictures below...
We all did it! We all had faith.
Slept well... EVERYONE was asleep and stayed asleep till 615am!! Bliss! Waiting for out or full English to be cooked then off for another adventure! See you this afternoon!!
Chicken curry for tea followed by Eton Mess and fruit. Clean plates. Dishes washed, dried and put away. Floor swept. Oh yes, they have to earn their keep at Kingsway!! Fun night, doing nails, make up and hair... that includes the boys too! #sassysarah (Ask your...
Nice stroll to end the day! Look at the loot we found! Logan - winner of the Y5 Fossil Hunt 2019!!!
Cold. Wet. AMAZING EXPERIENCE. So proud of our children and their determination.
If you go down to the woods today... You will find Year 5!!!