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



Quad Kids Gateshead Finals

After winning the Whickham cluster Quad kids competition, 8 athletes from Year 4 were invited to compete in the finals against teams from all around Gateshead. Kobe, Tom, Jamie, Jamie, Beth, Ellie, Emily and Marnie took part in 4 events; long jump. throwing, 40m...

Paralympic Values

Last week, a group of carefully selected children from Year 3 and 4 went to Whickham Comprehensive to take part in a Paralympic Values sporting event. The children took part in numerous activities such as 'blind football' and 'sit down vollyball' which allowed them to...

A huge ‘High 5’ to the Year 5 netball team!

Year 5 netballers went to Kingsmedow last night to compete in the second round of the High 5 netball league. We played 3 games and even won one 6-0! All players played amazingly well and had fantastic sportsman attitudes! They should be really proud of themselves!...

Y5/6 Netball tournament

Tonight, a small selection of girls and boys from the year 5/6 netball team attended a tournament at Kingsmedow Comprehensive school to test out their skills. They played really well and were a credit to the school. Well done to Finlay, Toby, Kitty, Faye, Wendy, Emma,...

Gateshead Go Run for Fun

Athletes from Years 4,5 and 6 attended Saltwell  Park today to compete in Gatshead's 'Go Run For Fun' event along with 2000 other children from schools in Gatshead. All of the children participating in the one mile fun run were fantastic representatives of Clover Hill...

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