PE and Sport
Here are the Bradshaw Hall Cheerleading team competing at the regional finals. A great performance from our winning team!
We are proud to say that Bradshaw Hall recently competed in the final of the Great British Dance-Off! Well done to the whole team. Below is the video of their performance in the final.
Physical Education is at the heart of the curriculum at Bradshaw Hall Primary School. Children participate in at least 2 hours of indoor and outdoor physical activities on a weekly basis. Our physical education programme, which fully meets National Curriculum requirements, includes coaching in a range of sports, such as, Gymnastics, Dance, Football, Rugby, and Cricket. Sport at Bradshaw Hall Primary School outlines the sports provision at Bradshaw Hall in more detail.
The school takes part in a wide range of competitive sports competitions and events, participating regularly in Stockport Schools Partnership events.
In 2021 the school was awarded:
Commitment to school to school links
Commitment to leadership and volunteering
Commitment to high quality PE
School participation to sports award
Since 2017, school has been awarded the GOLD School Games Mark, which acknowledges our excellent provision and participation in school sport.
Competition highlights include:
Y1 football team winning the KS1 Manchester City football tournament
Y4/5 football team winning the Stockport Primary Schools tournament
Y5/6 football team semi-finalists at Stockport County FC Powerleague tournament
KS2 children taking part in The Great Big Dance Off (North West heats)
Speech and Language Unit taking part ‘Inclusion Rugby Festival’ at Stockport RFU
Y3/4 Girls winning WASA Athletics competition
Y5/6 runners up in our Bradshaw Hall School Tag Rugby festival
Beth Tweddle visit to highlight importance of dedication to sport
Craig Maclean MBE (Cycling Track finalist Olympics and Paralympics) visit to highlight team sport and resilience in the face of adversity
The Sports premium funding has allowed us to establish strong, sustainable partnerships with local community sports clubs and provide additional competitions outside of school. For example, Stockport County FC provide many of our Before/Lunch/After School activities. Girls
Year 6 participate in an annual High Quality Adventure and Teamwork residential course at Robinwood in Lancashire. Our Y4 children also go on an overnight residential visit to Castleton YHA. The visit immerses our children in their ‘Contrasting Locality’ topic as well as taking part in team games and walking in the great outdoors!
Our annual sports day is held in May; KS1 take part in events such as the 10m sprint, skipping, football dribbling, and egg & spoon race. KS2 have a more competitive edge to their sports day. The children are grouped in teams and compete in a range of throwing and jumping field events. Followed by a series of track races, including sprints and longer distance races.
97% of year 6 pupils can:
• swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres
• use a range of strokes effectively
• perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations