Sport/PE

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

 

 

Year 4 Quad Kids

Year 4 took part in the Whickham Schools' athletics festival on Wednesday afternoon. The competition is called Quad Kids because everyone taking part competes in four different athletic events. Pupils take part in a throwing event, a long jump event, a 50m  sprint and...

Racing Start!

Clover Hill athletes took part in the fabulous Intu Metrocentre Gateshead Fun Run today. It was a packed event with over 4,500 children taking part. Everyone had so much fun and thoroughly enjoyed their 1 mile race,  super athletic skills and sportsmanship. Special...

Year 6 Fantastic Fencing

Year 6 will be taking part in weekly fencing sessions this term. We've had great fun this afternoon learning some basic moves, positions and...

Year 6 – Kingswood Packing List

Packing List Please use the following checklist to help pack bags, ensuring your child’s name is on all items of clothing: 1 bath towel Toilet bag containing: toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, hairbrush, etc (no aerosol deodorants/perfume) Pyjamas Socks and underwear 4...

Year 1 Gymnasts

This half term, Year 1 have been having a great time learning Gymnastics in PE from a professional gymnastic coach funded by our Sports premium. We've learnt lots of new skills like forward rolls, teddy bear rolls, balances, jumps and twists as well as a 20 piece...

Back to the 80’s

Year 1 had a fantastic day out on Tuesday at The Sage Gateshead performing in the Dance Festival! After weeks of preparation, the children set to the stage to perform their mega-mix of tunes based on the theme for the day 'Back to the 80's.' From the jitterbug to the...

Hearts of Gold

A huge thank you to everyone who turned out this morning to support Clover Hill Primary School. Kind hearted Clover Hill families and LG Fitness members came together for the most amazing charity event led by the inspirational Lois Gair who gave up her Sunday morning...

5-A-Side Winners!

Footballers from Year 5 competed in the first round of the Gateshead schools 5-a-side tournament at Thorpe academy on Thursday night. They had a fantastic night, walking away tournament winners, meaning that they qualify for the 5-a-side finals on 9th February to...

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