Our Sports Teams at St Thomas'
Summer Term 2023
Well done to the boys and girls who represented the school in the Y5 & 6 CADSSA rounders tournament. Out of 9 schools, we came joint 3rd! They played brilliantly, showed sportsmanship and encouragement of each other.
Well done to the boys and girls who represented the school in the Y3 & 4 CADSSA cricket tournament. Out of 9 schools, we came runners up! Fantastic cricket, sportsmanship and encouragement of each other. Well done to Picknalls who won the tournament overall.
Our Y5/6 Cricket team are Painsley MAC champions! They won all of their matches, playing with fantastic sportsmanship, celebrating and supporting each other throughout the tournament and some brilliant batting and bowling
Over the last few weeks, our Y6 Girls football team took part in the CADSSA Girls Football League. The girls played some phenomenal football against teams from all over the Staffordshire Moorlands and finished in 2nd place overall. We are so proud of their commitment, attitude and fantastic sporting behaviour that they showed to both their opponents and officials. Well done girls!
On Wednesday 3rd May, our Y3/4 Tag Rugby team took part in the CADSSA Tag Rugby Development competition. They played some absolutely fantastic rugby against some tough teams and finished the competition in 3rd place. Well done!
Our KS2 Cross Country team took part in the MAC cross country event on Thursday 27th April, The whole team ran fantastically with scores being totalled meaning that the team finished in a wonderful 3rd place! We are so proud of the team's behaviour, sportsmanship and encouragement towards others that they showed.
Spring Term 2023
Our Y5/6 Cross Country team took part in the CADSSA Cross Country League over the last few weeks. The whole team ran fantastically with scores being totalled meaning that the girls finished in 1st place and the boys in a very close 2nd place. Well done to all of the children that represented the school so well!
Our Y5/6 Netball team took part in the Painsley MAC Netball competition on Tuesday 21st March where they competed against other schools in the North of the MAC. They played exceptionally well and the results were very close and had to be decided by goals scored and then goal difference. In the end St Thomas' came joint 1st with the team from St Filumena's.
Our KS2 Gymnastics team took part in the CADSSA Gymnastics competition at Uttoxeter Gym Club on Wednesday 8th March. All of the children's routines were executed perfectly and St Thomas' finished in 4th position with only a few points between us and 1st place. We are so exceptionally proud of the children and the confidence that they showed to perform in front of such a huge crowd. We were also lucky enough to have some individual winners: Y3/4 Intermediate - Oliver (3rd); Advanced - Lola (2nd) & Poppy (1st). Y5/6 Advanced - Brooke (3rd) & Madison (2nd).
Our Cross Country teams took part in the CADSSA Relay on Tuesday 7th March. They all represented the school superbly and our Y3/4 Team finished in 5th place whilst our Y5/6 Team finished in a wonderful 1st place! Well done to all of the children who took part, we are so proud of you all.
Our Y3/4 Swimming team took part in the CADSSA swimming gala on Monday 13th February. For a lot of the children, it was their first time representing the school at an event so there were a few nerves, but they all swam fantastically and St Thomas' finished in 4th place overall out of 10 schools.
Our Y5/6 'A' Netball Team made a cracking start to the season with a win in the CADSSA league. They played fantastic netball against schools from all over the district, with such teamwork and sportsmanship, that they were worthy of coming away with the trophy!
Our Y5/6 Girls Football team played in the MAC tournament on Thursday 26th January and they played fantastically well to end the tournament as winners! They showed fantastic team work and sportsmanship to come home with the trophy.
Autumn Term 2022
Our Y5/6 Boys football team won the CADSSA A League for the first time in long time for St Thomas'. All of the boys showed brilliant sportsmanship and respect towards the other schools and played fantastic football!
Our Y5/6 boys football team have participated in the CADSSA B League.
Our Y5/6 boys football team have participated in the CADSSA A League.