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Year 3/4 FitFest – 5/12/19

Today, ten Year 3 & 4 children attended the Lewisham School FitFest. FitFest festivals are all about getting active, developing key skills, and having lots of fun while doing it! Todays FitFest was focused on Active Maths. Children participated in games and activities that challenged them both physically and mentally, combining exercise and skill development […]

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Year 6 Netball Competition – 4/12/19

Well done to our Year 6 Basketball team for competing in the the Sydenham & Forest Hill Schools Basketball Competition. We had a squad of 8 children playing in a series of 5 a side matches against other local primary schools. Rathfern came in 4th place, in what was a very close tournament! Children demonstrated […]

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Year 6 – The Rugby All Blacks Haka

After following the Rugby World Cup, and being inspired by the success of the England squad this year, Year 6 created dances based on the All Blacks Haka. We watched a clip of The All Blacks (New Zealand team) performing the Haka to the England squad before their game began. We identified some of the […]

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High 5 Netball Lewisham Borough Finals 12/11/19

Today the Year 6 Netball squad attended the Lewisham Borough High 5 Netball Finals at St Dunstan’s Jubilee grounds. We would like to congratulate them on their efforts, and the passion that they demonstrated throughout the competition. The team braved the cold and competed against in four different teams in the group stage. The team […]

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Year 4 Egyptian Dance

This half-term in Dance Year 4 have started exploring body shape and movement based on The Ancient Egyptians. Children have been using their topic knowledge from the classroom to help them to produce lots of creative ideas. Children experimented with different poses and body shapes based on provided images of Ancient Egyptians. Groups practiced transferring […]

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Sports Hall Athletics Lewisham Finals 31/10/19

Today the Year 3 & 4 Sports Hall Athletics squad competed in the Lewisham Borough Finals. Events included the Speed Bounce, Soft Javelin, Standing Long Jump, Five Strides, Vertical Jump and Chest Push. Children also participated in relay races. Some of these involved tackling tricky obstacles such as hurdles, tunnels and steps and others that […]

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GB Athlete Visit – 15/10/19

Today was a very exciting day at Rathfern. Team GB Athletes Dom Mersah and Megan Kealy come to visit us! Megan won a silver medalist at the 2018 Europeans Tumbler, and Dom was the gold medalist at the Junior Tumbling European Championships. Dom and Megan led assemblies in the morning where they spoke about how […]

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Primary Panathlon Competition – 11/10/19

On Friday 11th October a group of children competed in the Lewisham Borough Primary Panathlon Competition. The Primary Panathlon programme provides an introduction to Panathlon for 5-11-year olds, through a team competition that builds foundation skills in a range of sports. Children participated in lots of fun activities including parachute popcorn, new age kurling, boccia […]

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Diving Talent Testing 10/10/19

On Thursday 10th October two coaches from the Crystal Palace Diving Team came to visit Rathfern. The coaches came to tell children more about the sport and ways of getting involved.  The team are always looking for promising young talent, so led 20 minuet sessions with classes in Key Stage 2 to identify any pupils […]

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