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Arches Schools Going for Gold
Arches Schools Going for Gold

Schools in the United Kingdom have the opportunity to apply for a School Games Mark Award on an annual basis to celebrate the hard work and dedication that takes place throughout the year. The School Games Mark criteria evaluates schools in regards to competition, wider roles in school sport, the PE curriculum and the targeting of inactive or particular groups of pupils across a school.

We have already received the criteria for this academic year and schools are on their way to achieving their target already for this year.

For the 2016/2017 Academic year our schools achieved the following:

Gold- Abbeyfield Primary Academy, Beck Primary School, Hartley Brook Academy, High Green Primary School, Malin Bridge Primary School, Marlcliffe Primary School, Nether Green Junior School, Pye Bank CE Primary School, Rivelin Primary School, Sacred Heart School, St Catherine’s Catholic Academy, St Mary’s Catholic Academy, St Mary’s CE Primary Academy

Silver- Angram Bank Primary School, Byron Wood Academy, Coit Primary School, Shooters Grove Primary School, Walkley Primary School, Westways Primary School, Windmill Hill Primary School, Wisewood Primary School

Bronze- Concord Junior School, Hatfield Academy, Limpsfield Junior School, Lound Junior School, Tinsley Meadows Primary School

In addition to this we wanted to celebrate the work that takes place for 5-7 year olds in KS1 across Sheffield and have created the Sheffield KS1 Sports Mark to reward schools for their achievement and dedication. Schools for the 2016/2017 across our area have achieved the following:

Gold- Abbeyfield Primary Academy, Malin Bridge Primary School, Sacred Heart School, St Catherine’s Catholic Primary School

Silver- Broomhill Infant School, Windmill Hill Primary School

Bronze- Byron Wood Academy, Hatfield Academy, High Green Primary School, Lound Infant School, Marlcliffe Primary School, St Mary’s CE Academy, Tinsley Meadows Primary School