Sports Leadership and Volunteering
• 9 pupils from year 10 umpired at the Waltham Forest Mini Tennis competition.
• 38 leaders from year 8 officiated at the Waltham Forest Primary schools’ athletics competition.
• 12 pupils from years 9 and 10 judged at the Waltham Forest Primary schools’ gymnastics finals.
• 13 GCSE PE students from year 10 attended the England Athletics Level 1 assistant officials course hosted at Rushcroft Foundation School. After volunteering at two local athletics events they will have a licence to officiate at school or club competitions.
• Dance Showcase- congratulations to pupils in Year 7-11 who gave up their time to run dance clubs in local primary school in March. This culminated in our annual dance showcase hosted at the school.
Sainsburys Level 3 London School Games Spring finals
12 x year 10 students from the schools’ level 2 sports leader course assisted at this prestigious event at Crystal Palace; involving primary schools representing the 33 London boroughs, in 6 different competitions. Primary schools were also invited to attend with a class to spend the day taking part in both cultural and sporting events.
6 x year 12/13 AS and A level media students ‘covered’ the event by taking photos and a video of the day. The highlight of the day for them was the chance to interview sporting stars.
The picture below is the interview with Rachel Yankey [Arsenal and England womens footballer]