In our school, we celebrate being part of God’s family.
We inspire our children with a love of learning in a safe, happy
environment, which will enable them to flourish and
reach their individual potential.

Baildon, Shipley, West Yorkshire BD17 6TE

tel: 01274 598540,

fax: 01274 530018,

email: office@baildonce.co.uk

Sport and PE

At Baildon, our pupils take great pleasure and pride from the rich variety of sporting opportunities available, developing a life-long love of excercise and physical activities. During the 2016-17 academic year, over 80% of our children from Year 1-6 took part in an extra-curricular sports club. Whilst over 60% of pupils from Year 2-6 represented the school in a local competitions. Our inclusivity, excellent levels of participation and the enjoyment of our pupils was recognised during the 2017 Active Bradford awards when we were extremely proud to be awarded as The Most Active School in Bradford Award. We have also received the the Sainsbury's School Games Mark Gold Award for the past four years. 

Our PE lessons are structured and planned so the children’s core skills are developed and expanded upon on a year-by-year basis whilst engaging in a variety of sports, activities and fitness boosting opportunities delivered by teachers and specialist coaches. Furthermore, our annual Healthy Schools Week provides a celebration of active lifestyles and further encourages our pupils to engage in sporting activities.

Throughout the year, we offer a diverse selection of clubs and activities, catering for all interests, including:

    • tag rugby, cross country, indoor athletics, gymnastics, netball, dance, tennis, football, cricket, multi-sports, Boccia, hockey and tri-golf

In recent years, our teams have recorded excellent results at local and regional events, including the following: 

    • Bradford and West Yorkshire Tag Rugby Champions
    • West Yorkshire Cross Country Silver Medal Y5 and 4 Boys’ Team, Bronze Medal Year 4 Girls’ Team whilst the Year 5/6 Girls’ and Boys’ Team finished 2nd in Bradford and the Year and 4 Boys’ and Girls’ Teams were both Bradford Champions. 
    • Indoor Athletics Team finished 4th at the West Yorkshire Finals and were Bradford Champions
    • Boccia Team finished 4th at the West Yorkshire Finals
    • Hockey Team Finished 7th at the West Yorkshire Finals
    • Y5 Tennis Team finished 3rd in the Bradford Finals
    • Y5/6 Girls Football came 3rd in Bradford.
    • Y3/4 Boys came 4th in Bradford.
    • UKS2 Cricket Team Finished 3rd in the Bradford Finals

    For information regarding sporting results, please check our Twitter Feed or the School Blog

    Our full PE report is available here.

    We have also forged links with a variety of local sport clubs and events including: Saltaire Park Run, Bingley Harriers, Baildon Rugby Club, Baildon Cricket Club, Baildon Tennis Club and Baildon Dynamos Football Club.  

    If you have an interest in these clubs, please contact Mr Holliday.