We start the new school sporting year with the good news that we have again achieved the Silver School Games Mark award. This award demonstrates our continued commitment, engagement and delivery of competitive school sport during 2017/18. Please see below for details on this years sports fixtures.
For up to date sports fixture results please follow Beckfoot School on their twitter feed (@becschcommunity).
Our Year 6 boys football team 'The Saltaire Stags' have been taking part in the inter school Champions league football tournament at Beckfoot school. They played really well and managed to reach the semi finals for their league. Well done boys !!
Our Year 4 boys football team 'The Saltaire Scorpions' have been taking part in the inter school Champions league football tournament at Beckfoot school. After the play offs they were placed mid league. Well done boys !!
Our Year 5/6 girls football team 'The Saltaire Sirens' have taken part in the inter school Premier league football tournament at Beckfoot school. They faced some stiff competition and were placed 6th in their league. Well done Girls !!
We have 17 girls and boys from Key Stage 2 currently running in a range of cross country events held between October 2018 and March 2019. They have now completed 4 races at Northcliffe Park, Sandal school and Harden Cricket Club. We have had some really good results. These races are part of the North Bradford League and up to date results can be found on www.bsaa.org.uk
In March we entered the Bingley Schools' swimming gala with a team of 11 swimmers from Years 4, 5 and 6. We trained hard in the weeks running up to the gala and managed to place 6th out of 11 schools in the semi final. We then got through to the final and were up against another 10 schools where we were finally placed 10th. Well done to all our swimmers.
In April we entered a team of Year 5 and 6 girls into the inter school Netball competition at Beckfoot school. The girls had been training together at our before school Netball club leading up to the tournament. They worked together really well as a team and enjoyed the event.
In March we entered 2 teams of Year 6 boys and girls into an inter school Rugby tournament organised by Titus Salt School at Baildon Rugby Club. Both teams both won and drew all their games and went on to win the Sportsmanship trophy award for our school. A big well done to Year 6.
In May we entered a team of Year 3 and 4 Gymnasts into the Bradford Inter School Gymnastics competition. We competed against 12 different school and came 3rd achieving bronze medals.
Well done girls.
In June we entered two teams of Year 5 and 6 Gymnasts into the Bradford Inter School Gymnastics competition. We competed against 11 different schools overall. Both our foundation and our advanced teams achieved silver medals. Well done all.
In July we entered an inter school friendly Year 6 Rounders competition at Eldwick Primary School. There were 8 different teams taking part and our team managed to come joint second in the knock out tournament. Well done team.