8 Year 6 boys are taking part in a local football league. Well done to the team on winning the first match 2 - 1 against St Margaret's Junior School.
Year 3/4 Tri-Golf Festival
12 children took part in a Medway Schools Tri-Golf festival. The team came 2nd overall and in June are going to represent Medway at the Kent School Games. Well done everyone!
Mini Youth Games Hockey
8 children from Year 5 and 6, and 1 girl from Year 4, represented Fairview at the MYG Hockey tournament. The team did brilliantly, winning 5, drawing 1 and losing 2 games. Final placing - 7th out of 54 schools. An amazing achievement, well done!
Cross Country League
Year 5 and 6 are taking part in a Medway Cross Country League. After 2 races we are 4th in the league. We have 2 more races after Christmas so keep up the running until then. Well done to everyone that has taken part but specially to Emma Hughes who is 2nd in the girls league and Kayden who is currently 5th.
Mini Youth Games Basketball
10 Year 6 children took part in MYG Basketball on Thursday 2nd November. The team won 5, drew 1 and lost 2 games finishing 8th out of 50 schools. Kayden and Chloe were spotted by coaches as children that showed potential in Basketball. Mrs Chapman is very proud of you all for your effort and behaviour. Well done!!
The football team played their second game in the league against Parkwood on Wednesday 8th November. Unfortunately they lost 3-2.
After School Girls and Boys Football Club with Players Elite Academy
16 boys and 9 girls have been enjoying Wednesday nights football club with Andy and Stevie from Players Elite Academy. Check out their skills in the slide show below.
Big School Swim
1 class from Year 4 and 6 took part in the Big School Swim on Wednesday 8th November. Please have a look if you are in the picture on the link below.
Kent Schools Cross Country Championships
On Saturday 18th November we took 33 children to the Cross Country Championships at Detling Showground. Detling is always a tough course and this year it was no easier due to the length of the grass! Special mention should go to Luke who came 3rd out of 175 in the Year 3 boys race! We had some good team results too. Luke, Samuel and Joseph came 6th out of 25 in the Year 3 boys team race. Isabella T, Sophie and Brooke came 6th out of 24 in the Year 3 girls team race. Daniel, Oliver and Aaron came 14th out of 30 in the Year 4 boys team race. Cara, Emilia and Ruby 10th out of 22 in the Year 4 team race and Joshua, Harry P and Otega came 15th out of 29 in their team race. Well done to everyone that took part and to your parents for bringing you.
On Thursday 23rd November, 8 Year 6 children represented Fairview at the MYG. Victories over Burnt Oak, High Halstow, Byrony and St Benedichs saw the children in 6th place at lunch, but difficult opposition in the afternoon meant we lost a few games leaving us 14th out of 42 schools. Well done to everyone involved in the day. Another successful festival.
Year R Fairview Mile
On Monday 8th January Year R had their first experience of the Fairview Mile. All the children were very excited to run 2 laps around the school field with their teachers and TA's. We had lots of fun and laughter along with a few achy legs! Well done to everyone in Year R. We hope you continue to enjoy running throughout the year.
Year 5/6 Sports Hall Athletics
18 Year 5 and 6 children took part in the Howard School Sports Partnership Sports Hall Athletics Festival at Medway Park. The children ran laps of the track, jumped over hurdles and threw balls to gain points for their team. Well done to Chloe H and Emma H for winning the 2 x 6 lap relay.
Well done to the MYG Swimming team - Olive, Fiona, Emilie, Rebecca, Tom, George, Thomas and Charlie who came a credible 26th out of 46 in the event. They each swam in three races in different strokes and one relay. Mr Hare said the standard was extremely high and that some of the swimmers could swim faster than he could walk!!! Well Done Team Fairview.
Year 3/4 Sports Hall Athletics
18 children from Year 3/4 took part in running races, over and under races, relay races, speed bounce competitions and javelin events to name a few. All their results got added together to give the team a final placing. Well done to everyone on coming 9th out of 29!!
Year 6 Lifesaving lesson
Medway Sports Development Team trained some of our Year 6's in lifesaving. They rescued each other using buoys and ropes and learnt how to swim on their sides and backs if they were saving someone in the water. All the children thoroughly enjoyed the class. Thank you Denise and Steph.
Fairview Family Mile
It was lovely to see a few new families at the mile last Friday. A few Year R children attending with their Mums and Dads and Ekam from Caterpillars who managed to run twice around the field. His Mum and Dad said, 'He loved the fact he could run past the castle and see his brothers old classrooms. He couldn't do the whole mile but was full of excitement with his achievements and would love to do it again.' Well done Ekam, what an amazing achievement! Don't forget to add your house points onto your tally sheets.
End of Term 3 House Competition
Children have been speed stacking in their houses trying to win as many points as they can to go towards the end of term results.
MYG Table Tennis
The table tennis team had a very long day competing yesterday at the MYG competition. They had wins over Horsted and Luton and a draw against All Saints resulting in a placing of 21 out of 40. Well done to everyone involved in the day and for Mr Hammett for coaching you prior to the event.
Year 3/4 Multi Skills Festival
6 boys and 6 girls from Year 3 and 4 took part in a Multi-Skills festival at The Howard School. The children all completed 10 activities testing their agility, balance and co-ordination. At the end of the morning the children were presented with a bronze, silver or gold certificate depending on their achievements. Well done to 10 children who received a silver certificate and 2 who received a bronze. Well done also to Ava and Ethan M who were presented with the Endeavour Award. The whole teams behaviour was impeccable throughout the festival. Well done!!
Staff Table Tennis Tournament
16 staff members have entered this, and the final was played on Friday 16th December in front of the children from Phoenix and Victory houses. Mr Hare won the spectacular trophy, with Mrs Panton being a worthy runner-up as it was an exciting final
Fairview is the first school in Medway to sign up to a commitment for every child to walk / run a mile each week. Here are some pictures from our first week.
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