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Sports Captains 2022 - 2023

Who are we?

Our sports captains are representatives from children in Otter Class, Hedgehog Class and Kestrel Class.
During the week of Monday 7th November,  a number of brave children from years 1 to 6 put themselves forward to become this year's sports captains. They were voted for by their peers after writing applications detailing why they would be good at the job, the special skills they could offer and their ideas for improving PESSPA across the school. Our sports captains were duly elected after presenting their applications to their classmates, demonstrating an admirable sense of courage. 

We would like to congratulate all of the children who bravely applied for the positions and, after a democratic vote in each class, we are pleased to announce our Sports Captains for 2022/2023:

Matthew, Elizabeth and Felix - Kestrel Class 
Eddie and Paris - Hedgehog Class 
Oliver and Annabel - Otter Class


What will we be doing?

The captains will be supporting teaching staff with the delivery of all things PESSPA within our school. They will:

  • Be role models to younger pupils by promoting the importance of being healthy and enjoying sport.
  • Contribute to the organisation of sports resources.
  • Support the PE lead in the planning and co-ordinating school sports day, playground craze weeks and whole school PESSPA events.
  • Be voices for their peers.
  • Support the PE lead to update the website with news and photos


What can you do?

If you have anything you would like the sports captains to consider or discuss to enhance PE lessons in school, improve accessibility to physical activity during the school day or make school sport more attractive please talk to us!

We can’t promise to make everything happen but we can promise to listen and try our very best to ensure that PE, School Sport and Physical Activity is making a difference to you all!