Archive for June, 2017

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Y3/4 Change4Life Festival

Today we took an eager team of Y3/4 Olympians to the Mini Olympics Festival at Telford Tennis Centre, which was run by Change4Life. This festival gave our children an insight into not only new games and activities which they may not have played before, but also gave them a better understanding about nutrition – we […]

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

Y5/6 Crossbar Cup

This morning it was our Year 5/6 football teams turn to compete in the Crossbar Cup, a total of 16 teams all fighting it out to be victorious and claim the top prize. We were drawn into group A along with Newdale, St Peters B and Coleham Primary School so the boys had to be […]

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Y3/4 Cluster Dodgeball Tournament

This afternoon our school hosted a Y3/4 Cluster Dodgeball Tournament, which had 6 teams from Windmill, Woodlands, Lawley and of course our own. Each team got to play each other twice and the team with the most points at the end of the competition claimed victory for their school. Our team were fantastic, for most […]

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Y5/6 Telford & Wrekin Rounders Tournament

After our success in the rounders tournament last week, our Y5/6 team went into this competition with great belief and confidence knowing that if they played to their full potential then they could do very well. There were 21 schools in total that got split into 3 different groups, we were drawn into group B […]

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Y5/6 Rounders Cluster Tournament

This afternoon we took a Year 5/6 team to Randlay Primary School to participate in our termly cluster schools event, which was rounders. There were 3 schools competing to win the Rounders Cluster Cup, which included Randlay and Windmill; each team played each other once and the team with the most points would claim the […]

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Y5/6 Cycling Competition

This evening, we entered 3 teams into the Telford & Wrekin Cycling competition, which was hosted on our school field. Each child had to compete in 4 different events for their team and complete each race as quickly as possible, which included the 200m sprint, slalom relay, obstacle relay and the 1KM ride. After the […]

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Y3/4 Crossbar Cup

This morning our Y3/4 football team participated in the Crossbar Cup. This is a very popular competition around both Telford and Shrewsbury as 12 schools battled it out to win the prestigious Crossbar Cup and Crossbar Plate. Our team were drawn into group 1 along with Newdale, St. Peters, Randlay, Oakmeadow and St. Georges. There […]

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

KS1 Mini Olympics Festival

This afternoon we took 10 athletic superstars to participate in the Telford & Wrekin KS1 Mini Olympics Festival. This event was held at Telford Tennis Centre and enabled are children to do a range of sporting activities all relating to the Olympic Games. Each school had to choose a country to represent in the tournament […]

Friday, June 9th, 2017

Y5/6 Athletics Championships

This afternoon we took sixteen Y5/6 pupils to Oakengates athletics track to compete in the Telford & Wrekin Athletics Championships. Our pupils were competing against 15 other schools in a range of track and field events such as the standing jump, cricket ball throw, sprinting relays and long distance events. We had a child represent […]

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

*Kit Sponsor Appeal*

We are currently looking for a school sports kit sponsor. If you work for a company or know someone that might be interested in sponsoring a kit for Hollinswood Primary School and Nursery, could you please contact   As you can see from our school media outlets, such as twitter and our sports blog, […]