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  • April 20, 2018 10:34 AM

    Riddings Junior grab High 5 Netball title as Swanwick and Leys Jr also progress!

    Riddings Junior claimed a fantastic victory in the Alfreton cluster High 5 Netball seeing off Swanwick Primary in the final
    Two groups of four teams competed with the group winners playing off in an overall final whilst our two second place teams playing off to decide who took the remaining borough finals place
    In group A Swanwick Primary dominated winning all 3 games top top the group, ahead of Leys Junior who finished 2nd with two wins from three. Shirland Primary then finished ahead of Ironvile Primary in 3rd place

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  • April 19, 2018 11:45 AM

    Denby Free claim Y5/6 Small Schools Netball title!

    In our High 5 Netball competition open exclusively for small schools it was Denby Free Primary who came out on top at Alfreton Leisure centre
    Denby Free performed brilliantly in each game to finish the competition with a 100% record taking home the trophy in the process
    Fritchley Primary took a terrific 2nd place just ahead of both Horsley Primary and Morley Primary who finished the evening in joint 3rd position
    Players were required to rotate their position each half of a game testing their skillset in a range of different positions throughout the competition

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  • April 18, 2018 11:04 AM

    Mundy Junior and Codnor Primary progress from Heanor cluster to Borough Netball finals

    After hard fought wins in their respective area's both Mundy Junior and Codnor Primary will be represented at the High 5 Borough finals
    The competitions were split across two sites making use of Heanor Leisure Centre and Aldercar High School
    At Heanor, Mundy Junior A overcame a strong challenge from Richardson Primary who finished as runners up ahead of Mundy Junior B and Marlpool Junior 
    Whilst at Aldercar High, Codnor Primary held off a challenge from last years Borough champions Loscoe Primary and Langley Mill Junior to clinch their finals place

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  • April 18, 2018 10:58 AM

    St Johns Primary and Holbrook Primary advance to High 5 Netball Borough Finals

    Both St Johns Primary (Belper) and Holbrook Primary performed brilliantly on Monday evening to book their place in the Amber Valley High 5 finals
    The Belper cluster competition was played across two sites with both Belper School and Ecclesbourne School in use
    Players were tasked with playing in a different position for every half of a game played in keeping with the High 5 Netball guidelines

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  • April 16, 2018 11:36 AM

    Riddings Junior become Y3/4 Borough Tennis champions!

    Riddings Junior followed up their success in the Alfreton cluster competition to claim the Amber Valley Tennis title by once again pipping Curzon Primary in the closest of competitions
    The four schools in attendance qualified for the finals through their excellent performances in the cluster competitions hosted at Belper, Heanor and Alfreton with Riddings Jr and Curzon Primary joined by Codnor Primary and Pottery Primary at the finals
    Once again players competed against one another in singles matches with their results contributing towards a team score

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  • April 13, 2018 03:23 PM

    Belper School clinch Y7 Football crown

    Four schools attended our 2017/18 Y7 Football playoff evening in the hope of claiming the overall schools title
    The top 4 schools from our league fixtures were paired off into semi-finals with 1st place coming up against 4th and 2nd against 3rd

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  • March 23, 2018 10:14 AM

    Waingroves Primary named Y5/6 Gymnastics Champions!

    Nine school teams competed for the Amber Valley Y5/6 Gymnastics title on Thursday evening with the standard of performances incredibly impressive all evening!
    Students performed on the floor, the body management and the vault stations with their performances judged out of 35 on each before being added together to form a team score
    It was evident from the fantastic performances how much work had gone into them from both students and staff which was remarked upon by all the judges!

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  • March 23, 2018 10:03 AM

    Breadsall Primary take home Y3/4 Gymnastics trophy!

    After a fantastic standard of Y3/4 Gymnastics it was Breadsall Primary who came out on top just pipping Codnor Primary by 3 points
    Students were expected to learn and practice three different routines - a floor routine, a body management performance and a vault jump. These three performances were then judged out of 35 with the scores added together to form a team result
    The standard was amazing across all the stations with students showing off what they'd learnt in school across the half term

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  • March 20, 2018 01:40 PM

    Joint Champions in KS1 Gymnastics showcase!

    Seven teams attended Alfreton Leisure Centre to show off their routines at Monday's KS1 Gymnastics competition
    Our young gymnasts were asked to prepare and perform a floor routine, a body management performance and a vault routine with points awarded by our team of judges for knowledge of the routine, technical application and application through effort
    These scores from each discipline were then added together to form a team score and overall standings

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  • March 16, 2018 09:10 AM

    Riddings Junior clinch Y3/4 Tennis title!

    After a high quality evening of Tennis it was Riddings Junior's A team who showed fantastic consistency to take home the trophy just ahead of Curzon Primary
    Each team was made up of four students with boys playing against boys and girls playing against girls in singles matches with their results counting towards an overall team score
    The boys leagues were dominated by Curzon Primary with neither Henry or Tait dropping a game. Kian from Riddings managed to finish in 2nd place in league 1 whilst Henry from Leys did the same in league 2

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