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Sport Events

Y5 Bikeability training session

Y5 had a cracking return to school with a two day Bikeability training session. This was delivered by @cycleleeds and covered everything from ensuring bikes are road worthy …. to ensuring control of the bike is in place before moving onto the road. It was a...

Olympic Cyclist Phil Bateman

Parklands were proud to welcome back for the third year The Olympic Cyclist Phil Bateman. He gave a motivational speech in front of the whole school about determination and never giving up. Prior to the Olympics he broke his collar bone with only a month to go. But he...

Y5 Chance2Shine Cricket

Y5 are taking part in Yorkshire CC Chance2Shine cricket project for the next 6 weeks. There is some natural talent even on day 1. Thanks Matt ….. catch of the day from...

Bikeability

Y5 are having 2 full days of Bikeability – ensuring that the children are safe when out on the roads. Day one is skill based on the playground, learning the skills… day 2 will be out on the roads themselves. listening and being safe is the...

A Winning Start

The football team made a winning start against Our Lady’s on 20th October with a brilliant 6-5 victory. Coasting at 4-0 the team did really well in securing the win in the dying seconds after being clawed back to 5-5. Well done all the team. Great goals from...

Key Stage Two Sports Day Success

Key Stage Two held their annual sports day last week. All the children had the opportunity to take part in four different races – egg and spoon, skipping, sprint and relay. They competed for their school house with Sapphire being announced as the winners. Well...

Athletes of the future race at KS1 and EY Sports Day

Earlier this week the children in Reception and Key Stage One got together to enjoy the fine weather and compete in their house teams at Sports Day. The children took part in running races, hurdles, a bean bag balance, races through hoops, an egg and spoon race and...

Northern Ballet is back at Parklands

Parklands welcomed back the lovely folks from the Northern Ballet to school today. Our wonderful children took part in dance classes with the candidates for the latest dance instructor position with the Northern Ballet. The children behaved brilliantly and it was a...

Training the Olympians of the future

Phil Bateman, Olympic cyclist was back at Parklands this week to put Key Stage 2 children through their paces. On their bikes they tackled a course of turns, ramps and see-saws with ease and confidence before putting their pedals to the metal to see if they could beat...

3rd in the Manston Cup

Our brilliant football team playing in the Manston Cup. We finished a gallant 3rd…. outperforming the Jokers who played for England last night. Thanks to Next Generation for training these superstars… Harry banged in 4 goals on his last day before joining...

Cricket Victory!

Children from Years 5 and 6 recently traveled to John Smeaton School to take part in a cricket tournament, they played Beechwood Primary and Won! They now move on to the Yorkshire Finals next half term. Well done team! Everyone at Parklands is very proud of you....

Year 5 and 6 learn valuable cycling skills

For the last two weeks we have been lucky to have the folks from Bikeability with us teaching the children in Year 5 and 6 how to cycle responsibly on the road and how to keep themselves safe. The children have listened carefully and we hope to see them riding safely...

Leeds Rhinos

We are so lucky that our KS1 children this year have a term to get into shape and train with the Leeds Rhinos. The children are really enjoying the expert coaching …. who knows – a future Rhino star may...

Parklands Football Team

Well done to the school football team celebrating 3rd place in the Seacroft League after coming from 2 0 behind against White Laith to grab a dramatic last second equaliser – drawing 2 2 and sealing the crown!  

Olympic Cyclist Phil Bateman

On Monday 8th June former Olympic cyclist Phil Bateman visited school to work with children in Year 4 and 5, providing the opportunity of a day’s specialist cycle coaching. Based around a velodrome-style track marked-out on our school playground, the children...

Bikeability

‘The instructors were kind, patient, funny and helpful.’ – Ellie   ‘I am now confident to ride my bike out on the roads.’ – Abigail   ‘Bikeability was amazing, as well as being fun, I learned how to stay safe.’...

Grange Farm 0 – Parklands 5​

It was our first league game of the season and the team were amazing; simply fantastic. The result was great; but the team spirit, support and the way the children conducted themselves was the biggest winner. Our brilliant sport providers in school – Next...