6.11.17 ( Friendly)
Drayton Park 2- 6 Oakgrove Primary
Year 3/ 4 boys played their first game this year against Oakgrove Primary. Oakgrove Primary brought a strong team over scoring 6 goals. Drayton Park played well and scored twice. Although it was a defeat the team will be perfecting their skills ready for the next match, next term.
Drayton Park 1 -0 Caroline Haslett
A fantastic team effort from Drayton Park who secured an impressive 1-0 win against very strong opposition. Drayton Park had many strong opportunities to score early on in the game but managed to defend superbly throughout. A huge well done to all involved.
Summer Korfball League
A selected few children in year 5 and 6 took part in a korfball league at Knowles Primary School. Unfortunately we only managed to finish in 4th place yet the attitude and team work we showed was stunning. A special mention to Archie Wilshere who was amazing at scoring points. Well done to all participants. (Match report by Saarah)
Drayton Park 5 -2 Knowles Primary
On Tuesday 21st march Drayton Park school played against Knowles Primary School. In the opening minutes Drayton Park scored through Harri. A few moments later Drayton Park scored again making it 2-0 at half time. The second half begun brightly and Drayton went 3 goals up before Knowles scored a fire cracker past our goalkeeper, before getting another back by scoring a penalty. Drayton Park then replied with 2 more goals. The Match ended 5-2 and it was a really enjoyable game to be part of.
( Match report by Dom Marsala)
Healthy school’s week 2016
On the week beginning 7th November all students and staff took part in Healthy Schools Week 2016. This week gave students the opportunity to learn about the importance of a Healthy & Active lifestyle.
Students were given the opportunity to take part in a range of sports some of which were completely new to them. Sessions including Karate, Street dance, fruit tasting and fitness circuits. Students got to experience tasting new fruits and smoothies which were put together by our wonderful catering team. On the final day of Healthy Schools week, the students dressed in blue to celebrate their love for water.
Year 6 Girls football
On Thursday 17th November Year 6 girls had their first football fixture against Caroline Haslett Primary School. We had so much fun and for all the girls it was the first time they have ever played in a competitive football game. Caroline Haslett were real strong opponents and unfortunately we lost 5-0. We were all proud of our efforts and learnt a lot from the game, hopefully we will get a win in our next game. (Match report by Sophie Thomas.)
Year 5 & 6 Basketball Festival
On Wednesday 10th November 5 students took part in a Basketball Festival at Sir Herbert Leon Academy. This was the first competitive basketball event the students have competed in and the selected students managed to finish in a very respectable position overall. Well done to everybody involved.
Cross Country Championships at Stantonbury
On Saturday 5th November Drayton Park took 18 students over to Stantonbury to compete in the Milton Keynes Schools X country competition. With the weather being close to freezing the competitors done a fantastic job of keeping themselves warm throughout the morning. Although on the day we finished without any medals the day was a huge success and the competitors are already looking forward to next years competition. Well done to all of the competitors below for participating.
Junior Girls ( Year 4 +5)
Phoebe White, Joanna Struk, Demi Johnston, Skylar Thomas-Stock
Junior Boys ( Year 4+5)
Yasir Lewal, Thomas Barker, Ilyas, Maheer Abdul, Luca Krubally
Senior Girls ( Year 6)
Dzianita, Ellie Louise, Katelyn Thomas Stock
Senior Boys ( Year 6)
Suhayb, Joshua Adeniyi, Devonte Gour
The Drayton Park Badminton team went to Leon for a Badminton competition on Wednesday 28th September. We were all excited to participate but there were a few who were nervous but ended up having a fantastic time! We played against other schools from Milton Keynes and it was a very close game of Badminton. After completing all the matches we were all exhilarated to find out the overall winner. After all the hoping, Drayton Park finished joint first place. We scored an amazing 22 points! The entire team enjoyed this wonderful experience and hope to be entered into the grand finals to find out the real winner. As well as this, we want to experience another amazing game of Badminton.
Report by Nadiyah Khatun yr6
Please check our calendar to see dates for upcoming sporting events.