“The School Games inspires young people to be physically active for life through positive experiences of daily activity and competition”.
What is the school games?
The School Games is a government led programme that aims to deliver competitive school sport to all young people. The School Games is funded by Sport England National Lottery and is delivered by the Youth Sport Trust.
The 6 School Games Values
Every sports competition delivered by the School Games focus around their key values and teach the pupils about: Determination, Honesty, Respect, Passion, Teamwork and Self Belief.
Latest News, Competitions & Awards
We are delighted to announce that we have achieved our FOURTH consecutive GOLD School Games Award!
Past School games competitions Dorrington have participated in 2021/22
Well Done to all pupils who have attended the following trips and represented the school:
• Year 5 and 6 Sports Hall Athletics.
• Year 5 and 6 Netball.
• Year 5 and 6 Rugby.
• Year 3 and 4 Gymnastics.
Upcoming School games competitions for the Summer Term 2022.
If you want more information on the school games visit:
6th December, 2023Christmas Market
Our annual Christmas market will be back for two nights on Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th December 2023. Visit us between 4pm and 7pm to enjoy all the market has to offer.
22nd December, 2023Autumn 2 Ends – Half Day
The Academy will close at 1:30pm on Friday 22nd December 2023.
8th January, 2024Spring 1 Starts