PE and Sports Information 2016/2017

We are very proud of the sporting tradition at St. Mary’s.  Every child is encouraged to take part in sport.  We offer a wide range of sports including: cricket, tennis, football, gymnastics, dance, basketball, cross country, swimming and netball through the delivery of high quality coaches along with our staff.  We encourage all pupils to achieve their personal best and to ‘have a go’, take part and have fun!

For details of our Sports Funding please click the link below:

Sept 2016 PE Sport funding Primary Sports Funding for the academic year 2016-17

PE Sports funding 2015-16   Primary Sports Funding for the academic year 2015-16


What’s going on…. 2016/2017

Autumn Term – Inter-School and Intra-School Events

  • Stockland Cross Country
  • Running Club
  • Netball Club

Spring Term -Inter-School and Intra-School Events

  • Football Pyramid Matches
  • Football Club
  • Stockland Cross-Country
  • Running Club
  • Swimming Gala Y5/6 Bridport
  • Tag Rugby tournament at Bridport

Summer Term -Inter-School and Intra-School Events

  • Cloakham Lawns Cricket Tournament Yr5/6
  • Cricket Club
  • Stockland Cross-Country
  • Running Club
  • Swimming (children swim in the village/school pool on site during the Summer term)
  • Sailing at Weymouth
  • School Sports Day

These are some of the sports clubs outside of school that our children are attending:

  • Chard and District Swimming Club
  • Crewkerne Rugby Club
  • Kelly Leigh School of Dance (Chard)
  • Uplyme Cricket (indoors at Woodroffe during the winter)
  • Perry Street Football
  • Exeter Academy Football
  • Chard Gymanstics
  • Chard Karate / Winsham Aikido

Please look at this area of the website regularly to see what sporting opportunities the children have been taking part in.

We would like to say well done to St. Mary’s football team who have been playing matches against local school, organised by ‘Go Active’. Everyone plays really well and works well as a team.

Football Match – St. Mary’s vs St. Michael’s – 24/01/17  (6-1)

Football Match – St. Andrew’s vs St. Mary’s – 28/03/17  (6-12)

Stockland Cross Country Races


October 2016                                                          November 2016

March 2017

Also congratulations to our Stockland team runners for braving the elements and taking part in the races.  You do so well and make us all very proud.  Thank you to Mrs Reeves, Mrs Green and Mr Germscheid who help with the training.