Year 6 started their Sporting year by learning how to referee! The children enjoyed learning about respect, refereeing skills and running the line. The message they came in to deliver was “Always respect everyone”. We discussed the role of referees and how they have a similar role to parents, teachers and even the police. The […]
The Sports Camp at DCC has been a massive success on day one! The children who attended enjoyed a variety of activities (running, sprinting, long jump, triple jump, javelin, shot put, chest push, dodgeball, dark dodgeball, obstacle courses & some football!). If you’d like to attend on Wednesday then just go to the DCC community […]
DCC have again hosted a brilliant Sports Day for Greswell. In a slight change of format, children competed in a variety of field and track events. The results were as follows: 4th: 261 points – Rio 3rd: 296 points – Sydney 2nd: 297 points – Athens 1st: 300 points – London Thanks go to the […]
Greswell’s dance show has again been a major hit! Singing, dancing and drumming to the sound of Manchester’s favourite boy band, Take That, the children were, as normal, brilliant! Thanks go to Mrs Hellawell, Mr Noble and the rest of the staff who did an amazing job to put it all together.
During Sports Week 2017, we had a brilliant time. The children completed loads of fun activities such as the Tameside Daily Mile, Forest School Games, KS1 School Games Day, FS School Games Day, DCC Sports Leaders and Martial Arts Activities. Thanks go to all the children who took part with a great big smile of […]
Greswell children remembered those that have been lost in this week’s tragedy by observing a minute’s silence. The children and the staff created a balloon commemoration and listened to Mr McHugh read “This Place” poem (originally written by Tony Walsh).
Our Year 5 and 6 athletics team have finished 9th in the Greater Manchester Games for 2017. Full report to follow from Lily and Megan in Y5.
Last week, the Greswell Dance Team represented the school in the Great Big Dance Off. After qualifying through their excellent video the children performed on stage at Parr Hall in Warrington. There were fantastic costumes which a lot of the children had helped to design and the quality of the dancing was superb. Thanks go […]
Year 2 and 3 boys have had their first taste of representing the school in sports events by playing football in the “Road to Old Trafford” tournament. The Year 2 team managed to win 1 and draw 2 of their 5 games. They represented the school brilliantly, were superbly behaved and wore beaming smiles all […]
For the second consecutive year, Greswell’s Athletics team qualified for the Greater Manchester Games Athletics finals by finishing second in a tight, exciting final. Seeing off competition from Our Lady’s, Greenside, Moorside and Manchester Road the Greswell athletes battled for supremacy with Denton rivals Russell Scott. Despite some exceptional performances, the win was just out […]