PE, Health and School Sport
Sport Relief 2018
On a glorious March afternoon the whole school walked a mile, and more, for Sport Relief. Everyone had great fun as they joined in enthusiastically with this brilliant event. Well Done everyone, you did really well.
Launceston Area Cross Country
We has a great turn out from KS2 for the Launceston area cross country race.
Winners of the Argyle Community Football Competition 2017
Despite the high temperatures, the team put in an excellent performance that included lots of skill and determination. With only one defeat early on to Lewannick they went on to win the cup. Well done boys.
At St. Catherine's we aim to support excellence in PE through promoting healthy active lifestyles, engaging in competitive activities and developing determination to excel in a broad range of school sports.
Primary School Sport Premium
Our PE Curriculum
Healthy and Active Lifestyles
Bikeability- Pupils at St Catherine's are encouraged to learn to ride their bikes safely on the road. They are made aware of the benefits of how cycling can be part of a healthy and active lifestyle, whilst having fun.
After 5 weeks of facing the elements and plenty of practice, we have all passed at either level 1 or 2.
We are all very proud of ourselves.
After School Clubs
We aim to promote and encourage a growing love of sport. We provide 5 after school sports clubs and participate in matches, competitions and festivals with other local schools.
Monday- Plymouth Argyle
Wednesday- KS1 Get Moving with Mrs Warner
Wednesday- Year 4,5 and 6 football
Gymnastics with coaches from Zero Gravity
Yr's 3 and 4 are having great fun learning Gymnastics with Mrs Gill.
Dance with Mrs Mann linked to Inspire topics
Games with Plymouth Argyle
Swimming at Phoenix Leisure Centre
Year 5 celebrated their swimming achievements with a gala at the end of their 10 week block of lessons.
All children took part in 25m, 10m and team relay races.
Our Sporting Success
Now that the football and rugby season is over, children from St Catherine's were honored at their respect end of year presentations.
Once again our High 5's team represented the school and did us proud. They came a very respectable 3rd, displaying great sportsmanship and playing extremely well.
St Catherine's netball team came 2nd in the North Cornwall heat of the Launceston Area Primary Sports competition.
They progressed to the North Cornwall finals in Bude where they achieved a very respectable 6th.
Tag Rugby Tournament 2016
St Catherine's Tag Rugby team recently won the Launceston area Tag Rugby Tournament. They showed great team spirit.
Saffy trains and competes with Launceston Club. On 8th November she took part in the Cornwall Dragons open meet in Bodmin. She obtained 3 Personal Bests in 50m butterfly, 50m breaststroke and 50m freestyle.
Joe trains with Tavistock Athletic Club. On Sunday 15th November, he took part in the Devon County Athletics Competition. He won 3 gold medals in the sprint, hurdles and vertical jump.
Joe recently went to the Devon Indoor Athletic meet. Running for Devon, once again he won 3 gold medals.