Heath Park win GOLD in the School Games Mark
We are delighted to announce that Heath Park School has achieved the School Games GOLD Mark Award for the 2022/23 academic year. 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: Y8 Boys Football Div 1 winners, Y7/8 Boys and Girls City Dodgeball Winners, Y8 boys Volleyball Winners, Y8 indoor athletics boys winners, Y9 indoor athletics boys and girls winners, Y7 Jnr NBA League Winners, Y9/10 Girls basketball league Winners, a range of medals in Gymnastics, trips to the Women’s FA cup final, Wimbledon, BBL Final, Worcester University netball and basketball trip, entrance into all Unified events, an array of KS3-5 leadership opportunities and Aspire to HE events.
With a total of young people 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 our school has been rewarded this year.
A special thanks to our amazing Heath Park students who have shown commitment, desire and motivation to partake in our sports provision. The PE team who have shown hardwork and dedication to provide our Heath Park students with the best opportunities and help make lifetime memories through sport.
We look forward to applying once again in 2024!