School Games 2016/2017
We are delighted to announce that we, North Cambridge Academy have achieved the Silver School Games mark Award for the 2016/17 academic year.
All students are provided with the opportunities to take on leadership roles also Students receive 3 hours of timetabled physical education a week.
The School Games Mark is a Government led award scheme launched in 2012, facilitated by the Youth Sport Trust to reward schools for their commitment to the development of competition across their school and into the community, and we are delighted to have been recognised for our success.
Our sporting achievements this year include:
Try Rowing elite Winners
Year 7 Boys Football – 4th in District Football Tournament
With a total o 50% of Students are involved in extracurricular every week competing in local inter-school competitions this year, we are extremely proud of our pupils for their dedication to all aspects of school sport, including those young volunteers, leaders and officials who made our competitions possible.
As part of our application, we were asked to fulfil criteria in the areas of participation, competition, workforce and clubs, and we are pleased that the hard work of everyone at your school has been rewarded this year.
A special thanks to:
Elite coaches from Norwich City, Cambridge Gymnastics Academy coach and run sessions both in and outside of the curriculum
We look forward to applying once again in 2017
Sports competitions participated in;
Girls; football, hockey, cricket, netball, dodge ball, rounder’s, table tennis, rowing
Boys; football, rugby, dodge ball, cricket, rowing, table tennis