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Prep Sports Board March 25th

National Schools Biathlon 2022 - Prep Collage

National Schools Biathlon 2022

National Schools Biathlon 2022 - Prep Collage

On Sunday 20th March the Notre Dame girls return to Bath for the National Schools Final Biathlon, the girls taking part all qualified in January and it was wonderful to have them performing again and in the sunshine.

All the girls put in a great effort with their run and swim and there were our results,

  • U10 Team Finished 2nd over all
  • U12 Team finished 2nd over all
  • U13 Team finished 2nd over all

Well done to Holly H who placed 4th individually in the U10 age group and also a well done to Alessia who was our only Year 3 to take part in the event.

Nearly all the girls improved on their qualifying time from back in January, which is just fantastic for each girl!

A fantastic day had by all and we are looking forward to 2023 already!

Cross Country

ND Cross Country Event

ND Cross Country Event 2022

Thank you to St Teresas, Milbourne Locge and Danes Hill for a wonderful afternoon of Yr1-4 XC with some of our youngest sports boys and girls! Very well done to all children who represented their school and for achieving personal bests! Can’t wait for next year!

U9 and U11 Danes Hill Cross Country

U9 and U11 Cross Country at Danes Hill

On Tuesday 22nd March the U9 and U11 teams visited Danes Hill for their annual XC event, which hasn’t been run for 3 years, so it was great to be back. The course at Danes Hill is always very challenging with its many hills.

The ND girls however put in great performances and with Emily L finishing 4th in her over all race and the U11 girls placing 3rd as a team. Well done also to the senior school who also finished 3rd as a team!


U10A-D Netball Tournament@ St Catherine’s

U10 Netball at St Cats

On Monday 21st March the U10 A-D teams attended the St Catherine’s Netball tournament. All the teams playing in separate tournaments against other schools across the afternoon. The ND girls played wonderful netball, consolidating their learning in this final netball event of the year. Results;

  • D Team 3rd Place
  • C team 2nd Place
  • B team 3rd Place
  • A team 1st Place

Well done to all the girls who represented the school and wonderful to all come home with a medal.

Reception and Year 1 Sports Festival

Rec and Year 1 Sports Festival 2022

Tuesday afternoon we welcomes over 160 boys and girls to Notre Dame for our annual sports festival. This gave boys and girls in Reception and Year 1 an opportunity to try a variety of different sports and skills, meeting new people and having the experience of traveling away or hosting an event. The girls and boys from FF, GHS and of course out ND girls were an absolute pleasure to host and a fun afternoon was had by all.

Thank-you to all those members of staff who helped run an activity from all the schools and the fabulous Year 6 girls who helped on their activities!  


U11 Football Tournament March 2022

Well done to our U11 Football teams who had a wonderful time playing against St Teresa’s and Rowan this week.

Well done to the A team who won both their games and the B and C teams who won 1 and lost 1.

Clubs Next week

Monday 28th March- Year 5 gymnastics club 8am will run as normal

All sports clubs, including tennis, football and swimming will not run in the last 3 days of this term, Monday 28th– Wednesday 30th March

Fixtures next week

Monday 28th March- U9 Netball v Halstead (A) 4:15pm

Monday 28th March- U9 and U10 Football v MHS (H) 4:00pm

Date for next term

Saturday 23rd April – U9, U10 and U11 ERPSSA District XC Event 8am-12:00pm @ Notre Dame

Mrs Purgavie