On Saturday 1st February, our best cross country runners competed in Wolverhampton City relays at Tettenhall College.
Quicksticks Hockey Festival
On 12th February, our school participated in the annual Quicksticks Festival. This year, we took 3 teams ( A, B and C) and each preformed admirably. The 'A' Team won all three matches with their third being a come from behind victory. Our 'B' team has seriously competition and showed incredible determination and the 'C' team showed tremendous skill and teamwork.
Visit from Renowned Hockey Coach
On 23rd January, Wolverhampton Hockey Club Coach Sue Myers visited our school to pass on her expertise to our budding hockey players. A regular visitor to our school, we are so grateful and appreciative of Sue to take time out in order to coach our pupils
Young Leaders in Action!
Throughout Key Stage 2, our pupils have had the opportunity to lead and manage warm ups during P.E lessons. A essential element in order to get the most out of Physical Education, the children have relished the chance to display and develop their leadership skills.
Indoor Sports Hall Athletics
On Tuesday 14th January we took eighteen athletes from Year 5 and 6 to compete in the Indoor Sports Hall Athletics finals at Aldersley Stadium. The children competed in both field and track events showing excellent team spirit and determination. It was an enjoyable experience for all those involved and we came 5th overall.
Indoor Sports Hall Athletics
On Wednesday 4th December, 10 wonderful athletes from both Year 6 and Year 5 combined participated in a highly competitive athletics event hosted at Oak Meadow Primary School. Our pupils performed above and beyond expectations in 5 different activities designed to test their athletic abilities. They finished in first place, winning gold medals and have now qualified for a finals event organised for January at Aldersley Stadium. Well done to all!
11/11/19 - 15/11/19
Personal Challenge Competition
This week, Year 6 had the pleasure of being the first class this school year to take part in a Personal Challenge Competition held throughout the week at lunchtimes. Each day, they had 30 seconds to do as many bounces as they could over a hurdle to try to improve their own score. Year 6 were ultra-competitive and showed great Diligence, Discipline and Determination but also showed great sportsmanship and encouragement to each other. Everyone took part and we are so proud of the positive attitudes displayed by all
West Park Sports Ambassador 2019/20
Our Sports Ambassadors for this year have been chosen! Each one over the course of the year will have many responsibilities such as organising sports activities at lunchtime, represent the pupils and their views regarding sport in school, officiate intra-competitions and have the opportunity to lead warm-ups in P.E lessons. They will be superb role models and show great Determination, Discipline and Diligence.
West Park Wins Gold 2018/19
We are so proud to announce that our school has achieved a Gold Sports Mark Award in recognition of all the hard work done by the children and adults at our wonderful school over the past year. We highly value the importance and benefits of sport and physical exercise at West Park and understand its significance in people's lives.
My Sporting Experience at West Park
Our Sporting Year 2018/19
This year, our amazing students have represented our school with immense dignity, pride and effort in a multitude of sporting events. From hockey to tennis, football to athletics, each child has performed above and beyond to do themselves, their families and their school proud. The 6 School Games Values of Determination, Respect ,Honesty, Teamwork, Passion, and Self Belief and been honoured by all particularly in Personal Challenge Competitions held at Lunchtimes throughout the year. We look forward to next year where we are sure our children will continue to be the best they can be and show themselves to be 3D Sports Stars.
City Athletics Finals 2019
On Thursday 11th July, we took 9 children to the City Athletics Finals held at Aldersley Stadium after a successful heats competition the previous week. Each child performed with maturity and exceptional determination, diligence and discipline. This effort was richly rewarded as our children brought back with them 8 medals including 1 gold in the boys 150m. We are so proud of our 3D superstars!
KS2 Sports Day
On Tuesday 9th July, children in Key Stage 2 enjoyed a wonderful morning of sport. The day started off with a warm-up based around a cultural dance and then the morning was split in two with the first half consisting of all-inclusive, non-competitive activities aimed at promoting the idea of beating your 'personal best' and the second half based around more traditional athletic events such as 60m sprint and relays. A great day enjoyed by all.
Black Country Regional Cross Country Games
On Saturday 29th April, four pupils represented Wolverhampton in the Black Country Regional Cross Country Games against Walsall and Dudley. We have never had so many pupils represent our city before. An incredible achievement by all!
Cross Country Area Finals
On 21st March 2019 we competed in the Cross Country Area Finals at Aldersley Stadium. The event was a huge success as four of our runners qualified to represent Wolverhampton in the annual Black Country Games.
Multi-Skills City Finals KS1
On 7th March 2019 we competed in the Multi-Skills City Finals against eight other Schools. We ran, jumped, balanced and threw into 4th place overall.
Out of 40 Wolverhampton schools who entered we are fourth in the city.
Wolverhampton Schools Quicksticks Hockey Festival
On Wednesday 13th February, our school took two teams to this festival at Aldersley Stadium. Both teams showed off their hockey skills and performed admirably.
Wolverhampton Schools Cross Country Relays
On Saturday 2nd February 2019, our school participated in this event at Tettenhall College. A great effort by all, a special mention to the girl's team who won a silver medal.
Wolverhampton Hockey Club Coach Visit
We were extremely lucky at this week to have Sue Myers, a Wolverhampton Hockey Club Coach, visit our school and teach our children all the aspects of Quicksticks hockey in preparation for an upcoming festival.
KS1 Multi-Skills Competition
In preparation for the KS1 multi-skills competition on Monday 21st January 2019, our children from Years 1 and 2 took part in a intra-school competition led by some of our Young Sports Leaders from Years 4, 5 and 6.
West Park Primary School's Sports Ambassadors
Here are our school Sports Ambassadors whose role it is to promote and encourage all pupils to have an active mindset to help improve their well-being.
Wolverhampton Schools Indoor Sports Hall Athletics Competition
On Tuesday 27th November we took a team of 10 children (5 boys and 5 girls) from years 5 and 6 to compete in the Wolverhampton Schools Indoor Athletics heats at Smestow School.
We jumped, threw and ran ourselves into 2nd place overall, winning a silver medal only narrowly missing out on gold by just 2 points.
Our After School Clubs
A busy week of after school clubs at West Park.
Every day of the week, there is an after school sports club on offer for KS2
Monday - Invitation only Team Football
Tuesday - Running Club and Dance Club
Wednesday - Invitation only team Running Club
Thursday - Hockey Club
Friday - Soccer 2000
The Inter - School Competition
This week, Years 5 and 6 classes took part in an Intra-School Competition ready for team selection for the Inter-School Indoor Athletics Competition at Smestow School on Tuesday 27th November 2018.