Record-Breaking Gold!

As temperatures soared to record heights at the Summer Fete, up in Sheffield, four Blue Coat girls were breaking records of their own in the water. Maia Noonan, Skye Henshaw, Monique James-Thomas and Sofia Knight were the Gold Medal winners in the U11 Girls 4x25m Freestyle Relay at the finals of The English Schools Swimming…

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English Schools Swimming Association 23rd Team Championships for Primary Schools Saturday 17 June Ponds Forge International Sports Centre, Sheffield Maia Noonan, Sofia Knight, Monique James-Thomas, Skye Henshaw, Poppy Couzens Alex Forty,  Alex Bryans, Shayan Patel, Tom Isaac, Fintan Dowling We arrived at the Ponds Forge Sports Centre in anticipation of an exciting result. The children were…

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U11B Cricket v KES U12C  Wednesday 7 June Blue Coat 52-10  –  53-3 KES Most Valued Player: Junayd Butt The U11B team came up against a strong KES side last Wednesday. The KES bowling, coupled with some loose shots, left the team reeling after 5 overs but some good batting by Junayd Butt and Noah Mohmand…

Drowning Prevention Week

The Blue Coat School is proud to announce that it will be supporting the national campaign ‘Drowning Prevention Week’ in association with Birmingham City Council and the Royal Life Saving Society UK All the children here at the Blue Coat School will be taking part in some interactive water safety presentations and practical water safety…

OPRO Mouthguard Fitting

OPRO has been providing a unique dental service to schools and clubs for over 20 years.  This year, an OPRO dental professional will visit the School and take impressions from all pupils in Years 3, 4 and 5 who would like to purchase a Custom-Fit mouthguard. Please place your order a minimum of one week…

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U8, U9, U11 Swimming Gala v Warwick Prep School (A) Monday 5 June The Blue Coat team were on form once again and our opposition, who traditionally have always fielded a strong team, were poised ready for a fierce contest!  The gala started with the U8’s taking two 1st places for both the boys and girls medley…

Netball trip to Condover Hall

Friday 19 May to Sunday 21 May Result: 3rd/4th out of 14 teams Most Valued Player: A fantastic all-round team performance The Blue Coat U11’s had a fantastic netball tour to Condover Hall last weekend.The tournament consisted of school and club sides and despite being a year young, we finished 3rd/4th out of 14 teams.…

Judo Champions

On Saturday 13 May several Blue Coat pupils competed in a Judo championship at the Samurai Judo Club in Kidderminster and won 7 medals between them.  The competitors came from all over the UK and our Blue Coat competitors excelled themselves. Congratulations to the following: Janani – Gold Michael  – Gold Abdullah  – Gold Paola  –…

England Rugby National Survey

Last season England Rugby received over 6,000 responses from players aged 6-19 in clubs, school and colleges to the Age Grade Survey where they told them what they think of rugby, their behaviours and their motivators. This information has been vital  in ensuring they deliver rugby according to the wants and needs of their young…

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Calendar Change The ESCA U11A Cricket Hardball Competition Finals scheduled in the calendar for Wednesday 21 June will now take place on Monday 12 June at Bablake School, Coventry. *** U10B Cricket v West House (A) Monday 22 May Result: West House won by 69 runs Most Valued Player: Daleep Rai and Haaris Qaiyum bowled…

Hockey Award for Emmie

Congratulations to Emmie in Year 6 who won a hockey award last week from Kings Heath Hockey Club for her ‘fearless goalkeeping’. Emmie has played in four tournaments for the junior side (under 12s) but was also drafted in to play on one occasion as the goalie for a team of teenagers and adults (the adults…

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U8,U9 Girls’ Swimming v EHS (A) Tuesday 16 May Result: Blue Coat A + B combined points – 1st EHS A and B combined points – 2nd Most Valued Player: The whole team A closely-fought gala with the Blue Coat girls dominating most of the races. A superb performance from the whole team, especially the…