Today our year 5/6 sports hall athletics team represented the High Peak in the school games finals competeting against 9 other schools who won their area competitions. Our team put in 100% effort and came a very respectable 4th position! Well done team Fairfield!!!
Today we took a select group of year 5 children to new mills to be trained up as change for life leaders. They took part in various activities and gained an understanding of different ways of keeping your body healthy. These children will now be change for life leaders for the school and will promote healthy lifestyles to the rest of the children.
Our year 5/6 basketball team travelled to Alfreton today to compete in the Regional Finals representing the High Peak in Basketball. The standard of basketball played was extremely high and our team played amazing!! We were unbeaten all afternoon and narrowly lost in the Semi final in a tense shootout. Overall we came 3rd place out of 10 schools which is an outstanding achievement for our first time at the competition! Well done team!!!
Our school are very proud to receive the Gold School Games Award for the second year in a row! Here are some of our pictures from the presentation evening. Well done to everyone at FEJS!!!
Our year 5/6 sports hall athletics team competed today in the Buxton cluster competition at Buxton community school in a wide range of athletic events. Our team performed extremely well and came first place in the competition progressing through to the High Peak round to represent Buxton!!! Well done FEJS
Our year 5/6 basketball competed in the High Peak basketball competition at New Mills leisure centre representing Buxton. We played against the top schools from Glossop, Chapel, New mills and Taxel. The team was outstanding yet again in the competition putting in 100% effort, scoring 36 points over 5 matches and conceding 0!!!! We now go onto the Regional finals to represent the High Peak next month!! Well done Team FEJS!!!!
Some of our keen gymnasts had the fantastic opportunity to meet Olympic gymnast Kristian Thomas at New Mills Leisure Centre. Kristian gave them an inspirational talk and showed off some of his skills. The girls then had the chance to show off some of their skills by having a go on some of the equipment. The girls had a fantastic afternoon and are now committed to carry on with their gymnastics to achieve the highest level possible.
Our year 5/6 mixed basketball teams competed at the Buxton cluster competition at Buxton Community School last week. Both teams played outstanding with our B team finishing third and our A team winning the competition and progressing into the High Peak round to represent Buxton! Well done FEJS!!!
Our girls football team competed in the Regional Finals representing the High Peak Schools. This was the furthest we had ever been in the competition and we came an amazing 4th place out of 10 schools! The girls all played outstanding and it was a fantastic experience for the girls! We are so proud of them!! Well done team FEJS