19 May

Year 5 Virtual Competition


Year 5 took part in a virtual competition this week.  They had to complete 4 different activities, each 4 minutes long.  The children really enjoyed the session, even if they were worn out by the end of it!

Once all the schools in the cluster have completed the activities, a leader…

19 May

Virtual Competition

Year four have taken part in a virtual competition this afternoon. They had to complete four different P.E skills in three and a half minutes, scoring points as they completed each task.

Well done to green group who were the overall winners in year 4. 

18 May

Handball Success!


Our handball team have qualified for the finals! They will take place on Monday 22nd May! 

Well done to all the team.

12 May

Virtual Competition!


Today Mrs Smith came to school to complete the Year 1, Year 2 and Year 3 Virtual Competition. All of the children tried very hard and we will now wait patiently for the results!


9 May

Year 5 rounders

Over the last few weeks year 5 have been developing their rounders skills.  They have learnt how to bowl, bat and field.  

Today they put these skills together to play a simple game of rounders.

The have made super progress.


9 May

Year 3 Rounders.


Today Year 3 have been practising their rounders skills in PE.  After 2 weeks of practising throwing, batting and fielding skills, today children began to play a rounders game. The children thoroughly enjoyed it and performed really well!

8 May

Cross Country Club


Cross Country Club started last Friday and  it was wonderful to see so many children taking part and getting active!



18 Oct



Yesterday afternoon Gillibrand’s Netball Team played in the finals at Southlands. After three hard fought games against good opposition, Gilliband were declared the winners! All the players displayed a fantastic attitude, played well as a team and gave 100% effort!  Well…

13 Oct

Silver Kitemark Award!



Fantastic News! Gillibrand have been awarded a Silver Kitemark award from the School Games Organisation! The award is a recognition of the hard work of children and staff in teaching and learning a wide variety of different sports and taking part in a range of competitions over the…

11 Oct

Netball Qualifier

Yesterday the Netball Team played the first round of this year’s competition. They played very well. In the first game they were narrowly beaten by Christ Church Charnock Richard 4-3. In the second game, Gillibrand beat Coppull St Johns 7-0, with a Player of the Match performance from James who…

19 Sep

Gillibrand Orienteering Competition 2016

On Monday 19th September we held our annual Orienteering Competiton.

Five schools took part altogether and each school had two teams.

The children had to answer Science and Geography questions when they reached each station.

At the end the children had to make a word out of all the…