Sports Update- Tag Rugby, Sportshall Athletics, Football, Beyond Sport Competition

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Year 3/ 4 Tag Rugby 

Well done to the 9 children from Years 3/ 4 who took part in the Matthew Arnold Partnership Tag Rugby Festival on Wednesday. It was a great chance for them to practise what they had been learning at Tag Rugby club and they showed great effort and perseverance in really muddy conditions!  

Year 6 Sportshall Athletics 

Well done to our Year 6s who competed at the Vale Finals for the Sportshall Athletics this week. They represented the school brilliantly and showed real determination in their events. They also worked together and supported each other really well as a team. The overall results for the Abingdon/ West Oxfordshire area of schools were as follows:

1st place Carswell (228 points)

2nd Long Furlong (226 points)

3rd Botley (212 points)

4th Appleton (208 points)

5th St Swithuns (194 points)

6th North Hinksey (184 points)

7th West Oxford (140 points)

In the overall Vale Competition they were placed 7th out of 15 teams.

Beyond Sport Competition Results 

Congratulations to the following winning entries for the Beyond Sport Poetry/ Values Poster Competitions. The winning entries will now be sent off to the Oxfordshire Sports team for countywide judging.

Beyond Sport Poetry Competition

Year 1- Luke

Year 3-Margot

Year 4-Ralph

Year 5-Arthur

Year 6-Bailie

Beyond Sport Value Poster Design Competition

Teamwork- Sasa


Self Belief-Cecily B

Honesty- Monty H


Respect- Noah K

ESFA U11 Girls Football County Finals 

Congratulations to our U11 Girls’ Football Team who competed in County Finals. The team played 2 matches and the results were:

All Saints 0  –  0 Appleton

Appleton 1  – 0 Our Lady’s, Oxford.

This meant that Appleton won the County Final and will go on to represent Oxfordshire at the Regional Finals in Keynsham on Saturday 25th March. We are very proud of the team who played brilliantly in such cold conditions!