News: PE & Sport
This week we met up with five of our sporting stars whose dedication and hard slog is getting the results they deserve. Here's Umar's story..
The PE department added a little festive touch this week and taught the girls a dance routine to Maria Carey’s ‘All I want for Christmas is you’.
South Ribble Active Health invite primary school pupils to sample sports at Priory.
Over 30 pupils represented Priory in the annual South Ribble Cross Country Championships held at Hutton Grammar School.
Class of 2020, pupil, Libby, admitted she almost quit synchronised swimming – but now she has received a call up to the GB World and European squad.
Last weekend Year 8 Oliver represented Lancashire in the Inter-counties squash competition.
Last night Year 7 and 8 girls played in a 7-a-side football competition at Balshaws’ High School.
We were fortunate to be able to offer a limited number of places on a Level 3 Bikeability course delivered by the South Ribble Borough Council's Active Health Team.
Coaches from the Lancashire Cricket Foundation attend every Wednesday after school.
Priory’s Sports Leaders are now ready to take charge of their own games at a number of primary school tournaments being hosted on the Astroturf soon.
Penwortham Priory Academy are celebrating a hat-trick of county call-ups.
Well done to Year 11, Jazmin, who was part of the winning Lancashire Schools FA Girls Under 16s squad at the Inter County National Cup last weekend.
Athlete Ben has used lockdown to improve his running skills.
Adaptations were made so Sports Day 2021 could go ahead this year and what a day was had by all!
The day promises to be hot and sunny. Here's the instructions for the day...
...but maybe next time.
Talented footballer Jazmin is hoping to help her county to success as part of the Lancashire Schools FA Under 16 girls squad which has reached the national cup final.
Whilst pupils were in their PE kit on Wednesday, Head of PE & Sport Mr Bullock, used the opportunity for pupils to promote their local clubs by wearing their team shirt for the day.
Priory’s sports hall will be open, as soon as government rules allow, for those in the community who want to get straight back into team sports.
South Ribble Borough Council and Penwortham Priory Academy are pleased to announce some changes to the operation of the sports facilities at Penwortham Leisure Centre from April 2021 following the end of the current dual use leisure service contract.
Phase 3 of the sport hall refurbishment is almost complete.
Phase 2 will be new flooring which started on Tuesday and is expected to take around three weeks.
Priory's Year 7 girls would like to wish everyone a merry Christmas!
Congratulations to Year 11 pupil, Leon as he was crowned the Young Achiever (under 21 years) at the Preston Sports Awards last Friday for 'Outstanding Achievement in BMX Racing'.
Three Priory pupils are hitting the highs after being selected for the Lancashire Academy for Hockey.
Former Priory pupil Harry has left home at 16 to pursue his dream of being an American Footballer and also to follow his love of sports journalism.
Harry wrote a heartfelt poem about his football experiences and won the school’s competition. Now his poem has landed him a page in the Preston North End match day programme.