St Barnabas Street, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 3HB

01933 445900

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St Barnabas Church of England School

Working together we can aspire, learn and achieve

PE and Sports Funding

Details of Sports Funding 2016-17 can be found here.

Details of Sports Funding 2015-16 can be found here and evidence of its impact here.


P.E at St Barnabas

At St Barnabas we follow the “REAL P.E” programme of learning which was developed to not only provide children with physical literacy but to help them to improve their emotional, creative and thinking skills to achieve in P.E, Sport and Life.  It puts the learner at the centre of what we do with the ultimate goal of making children feel valued, included, challenged and supported in their learning.

Extra Curricular Activities

We have a wide range of extra curricular sports and healthy lifestyle and wellbeing clubs for the children during lunchtime after school.

Monday -  After school - Healthy Eating Cookery Club

Tuesday – Lunchtime - R & D active playtime games

                 After school – Football

Wednesday - After school – Gymnastics

Thursday – Lunchtime - R & D active playtime games

                   After school – Dodgeball

Friday – After school - Choir


Upcoming P.E events in 2016-17

An introduction to Dodgeball lesson – September Year 1 and 2

An introduction to Futsal lesson – Year 1, Tues 11th Oct.  Year 2, Thurs13th Oct.

Futsal Competition for Yr 2 – 2 teams, Mon 17th Oct at Hatton Academy.

Basketball coaching – Yr 2 Oct/Nov – Sportsleaders at Hatton Academy.

Dance Specialist – for each age group throughout the year starting with Reception after half term.

NSPCC fundraising health and wellbeing day – Nov 9th

Multiskills Competition – Yr 1 Mon 12th Dec at Hatton Academy.

Multiskills Competition – Yr 2 Tues 31st Jan, Pemberton Centre.

Gymnastics Competition – Yr 1 – Thurs 4th May, Diamonds Gymnastics Club.


Golden Mile – throughout the year.  Last year Hedgehogs ran the most miles!  Which class will it be this year?