ACADEMIC YEAR 2018/2019
14/06/19 – Year 4 Sports Morning; 17/06/19 – Year 5 Sports Morning; 18/06/19 – Year 6 Sports Morning; 19/06/19 – Year 3 Sports Morning
A very successful set of sports mornings based on Athletics. The children demonstrated determination, enthusiasm and support for one another. A big thank you to the year 5 & 6 leaders who helped to run this event.
Congratulations to 3SR –
1st – 3SR (186 pts); 2nd – 3SK (171.5 pts); 3rd – 3LM (169 pts); 4th – 3ZA (112.5 pts)
Congratulations to 4TW –
1st – 4TW (196 pts); 2nd – 4MM (163 pts); 3rd – 4MC (159 pts); 4th – 4AK (159 pts)
Congratulations to 5TC –
1st – 5TC (174 pts); 2nd – 5SR (169 pts); 3rd – 5AP (159.5 pts); 4th – 5KC (146.5 pts)
Congratulations to 6CR –
1st – 6CR (185.5 pts); 2nd – 6BM (176 pts); 3rd – 6YA (142 pts); 4th – 6RG (127.5 pts)
05/06/19 – 07/05/19 – Residential Time
For the 3rd consecutive year, children from Uplands visited Govilon (http://www.govilon.org.uk/) in Wales. There were a total of 32 children from years 5 and 6. The children took part in Village walk, canoeing, team building, climbing, abseiling and a very wet hill walk. We would like to thank the staff at Govilon for their excellent service and support in making the children trip memorable.
03/06/19 – World Cup Cricket Schools
Congratulations to the year 4/5 Cricket team who represented Uplands at the world cup festival. They demonstrated excellent teamwork and focus. The children were in 3rd place on points so qualified for the semi finals. After an exciting semi final, Uplands finished in 4th position. Well done to all the team.
03/05/19 – On Friday, the children of 4MC visited the Fischer County Cricket ground (Home to the Leicestershire Foxes). The day consisted of a classroom based session, tour around the ground and a practical coaching session from Stephan. The classroom based session involved different activities focusing on curriculum subjects.
02/05/19 – A group of 10 Year 5 girls entered the Leicester School Sports Partnership tournament. They played really well and remained enthusiastic even in the rain.
29/04/19 – Today was the final match for the Leicester City schools football league. Well done to all the boys who played in the matches over this academic year. Final match day. Won 2 – 1 against Wyvern (LJ 2), Drew 1 – 1 against Whitehall (AJ), Won 2 – 0 against Sparkenhoe (LJ, II), Lost 2 – 0 Against Catherine.
07/03/19 – Today children from year 4 visited the World Badminton Championships at Birmingham arena. They also had the opportunity to test their fitness against each other around the stadium. Unfortunately we were unable to watch any representatives from England due to the matches being played in the evening.