MK Dons visit!
This week we had the MK Dons SET come into school to do an assembly with the children about their Gift of Football programme. We even had a visit from one of MK Dons players George Williams!
Children will be sent home with an opportunity to receive a free ticket for a home fixture at the MK Dons stadium on Saturday 14th December against Oxford Utd.
Yesterday (28/11) the year 5&6 played a match against Bushfield Primary School winning 4-1. Only 3 games left to play in the league!
On Friday 22nd November we took 2 teams to New Bradwell School for a dodgeball competition. We had some very close games, everyone played their best and looked like they were enjoying themselves. To make things even better both of Old Stratford's teams came joint 1st!
Girls Cross Country
In the afternoon on Friday 15th November some girls from year 3 - 6 attended the Thornton Trail at Thornton College competing along side New Bradwell School as part of a MAT team. Considering the weather was freezing all the girls did fantastic and never gave up!
Aldi's Kit For School Stickers!
We've done it! as a school we have managed to collect 300 stickers! If you still have any at home or receive some over the half term please bring them in by the 10th of November, we will fill up a second poster as much as we can to boost our chances of winning the £20,000!
Yesterday (24/10) the year 5&6 football team played a match against Whitehouse Primary School at home winning 6-2. It was a good and lively game to watch!
A big thank you to the parents who helped set out the football pitch after the rain washed away the lines, and everyone who came out to support.
Cross Country @ MK Bowl
On Saturday 19th October some children (and parents!) from Old Stratford attended the Milton Keynes National Cross Country Competition. Our event was in the afternoon this year and thankfully the rain held off, although it was still a bit slippery and muddy under foot! A massive thank you to the parents that volunteered as marshals!
Congratulations to all the children that participated this year we had some great results! The senior girls came 3rd overall winning themselves a medal and Old Stratford finished 4th overall in the small schools!
A list of the children's results are available for them to see on the PE notice board in the main hall.
On Wednesday 16th October the girls from year 5&6 participated in a mini netball tournament with New Bradwell School. Due to the weather they didn't have as much time to practice but on the day they gave it all they had and had fun.
Cross country is one of the biggest events of the year and the children did amazing again this year!
On Friday 11th October children from year 4-6 ventured to New Bradwell School for the final practice before the main event. Unfortunately the weather wasn't on our side, but despite that the children all ran their best.
On Wednesday 9th October the year 5&6 football team played in a tournament against our Northampton cluster at Deanshanger Primary School. They all played exceptionally well, and just missed out on the finals by 1 goal! A special mention to Lily who was picked out by the ref for her great sportsmanship and effort!
We're off to a great start! The year 5&6 football team won their first match of the year and their first match of the MK Football League against New Bradwell School on Wednesday 25th September winning 5-1, with Sam scoring himself a hat-trick!
For the past few weeks the children have been busy with lots of rounders matches. They played a tournament with New Bradwell and came 2nd, a tournament at Radcliffe also coming 2nd and making it through to the Milton Keynes finals at Shenley Brook End.
Some children were also chosen to represent the trust team with New Bradwell school and won against Bushfield!
On Monday 24th June we attended one of Milton Keynes biggest events of the year! In the end 40 children took part in lots of different events at Stantonbury Campus athletics track. The children have spent the last few weeks working so hard practicing for their events and it definitely showed! We are hoping to receive the results of all the heats soon and whether anyone made it into the finals which will be on Saturday 6th July.
On the 20th & 21st of May a group of children had 2 very long afternoons of swimming! The first gala was at Stantonbury Campus where the children came 11th overall and the second gala at Daventry Leisure Centre where they came 14th overall. The children swam brilliantly and we even had a few of the children come first in their individual races!
Last Wednesday a group of children from year 3 to 6 took part in a local cluster cross country event. They were all brilliant! A special mention to Daniel who came 1st in his event, Emily who came 1st in her event and also Nikolas who came 2nd in his event. As well as great individual results we also had great team results, the year 3 and 4 girls came 2nd overall and the year 5 and 6 boys also came 2nd overall.
Well done to all the children that took part!
On Friday 1st March a group of year 3&4 girls played a netball match against New Bradwell School. These girls had never played netball before and they played exceptionally well!
On Friday 7th December some boys from the school football team were chosen to play in the group stages of the EFL Kids Cup at the MK Dons Dome at Woughton on the Green. Unfortunately they did not make it through to the final, but they had a great afternoon out of school playing lots of games against different schools.
On Friday 30th November we took 2 teams to play a dodgeball competition against New Bradwell School. Everyone played very well and came both 1st and 2nd!
Football Year 3 and 4
On Tuesday 20th November we had a football game for the year 3 and 4's against New Bradwell School, we were defeated 1-0, but the boys played a fantastic game and all seemed to enjoy themselves, even if it was freezing!
Last Friday the Year 5&6 Football Team played against Caroline Chisholm and unfortunately lost, but they played well!
Yesterday 15/11 the boys played against Christ The Sower winning 5-1, Harry scoring the 1st goal within the first 2 minutes, Josh scoring 1 goal, Will scoring 1 goal and Harry scoring 2. Well played boys!
On the 10th October a group of Year 5&6 girls played some netball games against New Bradwell School.
The girls did very well considering for some of them it was their first time ever playing netball! Well done girls!
On the 12th October the Year 5 and 6 boys played a football match against New Bradwell School, winning 4-0.
Well done to Josh who scored all 4 goals for our team! Keep up the good work boys!
On the 5th October the children attended a practice session at New Bradwell school ready for the main cross country event on the 20th October.
The cross country at MK Bowl was on a dry but cold Saturday morning, but that did not stop the children they all were fantastic.
A special mention to the Junior Girls team who came 3rd overall out of 24 schools! Emily who came 2nd overall in her category and also Nikolas who came 1st overall in his category. Medals will be given to these children in the next celebration assembly.
A huge congratulations to all of the runners, who helped Old Stratford achieve 3rd overall in the small schools division! Brilliant achievement!