Sports Page

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Upcoming Events

KS1 Sportshall Athletics @ Hornchurch Sports Centre (15/03/2019)

KS1 4 vs 4 Football (Girls) @ St Cleres School (19/03/2019)

KS1 4 vs 4 Football (Boys) @ St Cleres School (21/03/2019)


Recent Events


KS2 Archery 

A brilliant day for everyone involved, all the children enjoyed learning and trying a new sport. A very big well done to both teams that took part, with Dilkes Gold coming in 14th and Dilkes Blue coming in 4th. A special mention to Sonny who finished the day second overal in the boys category.


SEN Day

A fantastic day for all those involved, the children all enjoyed themselves learning and trying new skills and sports in a fun and friendly environment. Well done all!!

Squad: Alfie, Cody, Aureja, Jack, Kerry, Mason


Year 5/6 Sportshall Athletics

Congratulations to our Year 5/6 boys and girls who took part in last week’s Thurrock SSP Sportshall Athletics event. 21 children from Dilkes competed against 14 other schools at Hornchurch Sporting Centre, in a range of different athletic events. The children competed really well throughout and ultimately finishing in 5th place overall!!!

Squad: Joshua, Titomi, Charlie, Fola, Chris, Alfie, George, Jack, Anthony, Kiarn, Aiden, Katelynn, Alicia, Millie, Fope, Erin, Alexi, Bethany, Hannah, Grace, Lottie, Kailyn


Primary New Age Kurling

Well done to the five boys and three girls who competed at the Thurrock SSP Primary New Age Kurling. It was a really fun event with lots of skill on show. The A team just missed out on reaching the finals and the B team did fantastic topping their group and coming 4th overall.

Squad A: Alfie, Kyle, Jack, Mason

Squad B: Steven, Aureja, Ghaniyah, Paige


KS2 Swimming Gala

Well done to the 35 children who took part in the recent Thurrock SSP Swimming Gala, all the children tried their best in a range of different individual and team races. The team ended the day in a respectable 9th place!


Year 5/6 Dodgeball 

Congratulations to our Year 5/6 boys and girls who took part in the Dodgeball Catalyst Cup Event. The team played against the other schools from the catalyst and ended the day undefeated and taking home the Catalyst Cup!!! 

Squad: Ellis, Katelynn, Elias, Erin, Alicia, Matthew, Alfie


Year 3/4 Sportshall Athletics

Congratulations to our Year 3/4 boys and girls who took part in last week’s Thurrock SSP Sportshall Athletics event. 22 children from Dilkes competed against 15 other schools at Hornchurch Sporting Centre, in a range of different athletic events. The children performed remarkably throughout and ultimately finishing in 3rd place!

Squad: Mollie-May, Liliana, Gabriella, Daisy, Evie, Olivia, Olamide, Jamie, Breeze, Nadia, Bren, Riley, George, Christian, Va'shon, Oliver, Alex, Adeniran, Elijah, Jayden, Jake, Jayden


Year 5/6 Badminton School Games

Congratulations to both our teams that took part in the recent Thurrock SSP Badminton School Games event. Both teams played some very close and exciting games. The A team were able to make it through to the finals and finished the event in 5th place, with the B team just missing out on advancing through the group stages.

Squad A: Daniel, Ellis, Erin, Khionna

Squad B: Harry, Frankie, Matthew, Adoara, Jemma, Emily


2017/18 Yearly Summary.

The Pupils at Dilkes Academy were actively involved in the Thurrock SSP sporting competitions throughout the school calendar with around 41 events in over 20 different sports available, specifically designed to get children competing at intra-school and inter school levels and culminating in local, regional and national events.

Last year Dilkes Academy finished in 6th position in the Thurrock SSP Medal table, competing in 37 events, with pupils from both KS1 & KS2 representing the school to a high standard not only in behaviour and sportsmanship, but also in sporting excellence.

35 pupils from KS1 represented the school along with 101 pupils from KS2.

Dilkes Academy were also represented in the Boys & Girls Football, Netball & Cricket League & Cup competitions playing throughout the school year.

Well Done to you all, you were all amazing and we look forward to another year of sporting achievement in 2018-19.

The PE Team


Dilkes Academy House Teams

At Dilkes Academy we run an intra sports house competition that takes place every half term with various sporting events through the school year, including Sports week. Sports events are completed during PE lessons with points accumulated through every class competition. Every child from Year 1 to Year 6 are in a house team, which are named after British athletes who have exceled in their profession. Click on the link below to find out more:


Dilkes Sports House Teams

 


 

High Achievers - Autumn Term

Spring Girls Boys Girls Boys
  Attainment Attainment Progress Progress
Year 1O Layla Harrison Sofia Albie
Year 1S Poppy Riley Amy Tommy
Year 2E Olivia Jude Mya Jimmy
Year 2NS Jayla Aronas Imogen Noah
Year 3G Evie Lauras Gabriella Cody
Year 3N Liliana Logan Meja Toni
Year 4K Nadia Jayden Breeze John
Year 4M Maisie Oliver Lily Archie
Year 5P Gyte Pheonix Twinkle Harrison
Year 5R Grace Aiden Sharon Robbie
Year 6S Millie George Naomi Mason
Year 6G Katelynn Elias Chole Christopher
       

Useful links:

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BBC Sport

Thurrock Primary Schools Football Association

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