School Games

“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.

• Tri-Golf

• Cricket

• Tennis

• Athletics

2020 Virtual Summer School Games - Wesport - page 1

If you want more information on the school games visit:

Sports Crew

Football Players’ Player of the Year
Netball Players’ Player of the Year

Upcoming Events

Events Calendar

8th April, 2024

Summer 1 Starts

16th April, 2024

Reception Offer Day

2nd May, 2024

Election Day 2024

Dorrington Academy will be closed to all on Thursday 2nd May 2024 due to the election.

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