Category: Sport

Photography: Shooting on Goal

Year 7’s Ernest has been honing his camera skills by photographing the autumn Interform competition. Year 7 rugby and hockey Interform was amazing! There were all types of talent displayed by many students and it was a great chance to have a good go at a sport, and spend time with your friends. It was [...]

Girls’ Football

With the backing of the enthusiastic PE department and from an initial suggestion from some Year 8 girls, we have launched a new Girls’ Football Club at Waddesdon. The first training session confirmed the popularity of this new club.  I was planning a session for around 15 girls, but an eager 30 turned up, ready [...]

Interform Results: November 2018

View Image Gallery Interform for the winter term was slightly different this year, here are what the teachers had to say about it. In a change to our normal programme, due to issues with the field, the students from year 7 – 11 took to the sports hall to compete in a dodgeball extravaganza. The [...]

Rock Climbing

On 12th October, 39 Waddesdon students took part in a rock climbing opportunity at an outwards bound centre in North Yorkshire to support their GCSE PE practical grade.  The first session was focused on knot tying and helmets and harnesses. Then it was into climbing, traversing, bouldering, belaying and all the various climbing techniques. The students [...]

Charity Netball Match: Grudge Match

After the Sixth Form's victory over the staff team in the Charity Netball Match between the two sides, the staff were looking to the rematch for some revenge! The Sixth Form team captain has written the following match report: After our glorious win in the summer, the teachers were hungry for a re-match!  The day [...]

A Spring In Our Step: Trampolining

We are very pleased to announce that the PE department has purchased 4 new trampolines for students to use. All year groups will be taught trampolining in lessons (both boys and girls) across the year as well as GCSE PE students. In future months we will also be running an extra-curricular trampolining club for students [...]

Interform Results Spring 2018

After yet another successful Interform week, here are the results for the Football/Netball Spring Interform for 2018. Spring Interform Results 2018 YEAR 7 Boys Girls 1st MD SWF 2nd HJ MJB 3rd MJB HJ 4th SWF MD 5th YA YA YEAR 8 Boys Girls 1st SEV SK 2nd LO JDA 3rd SK LO 4th JDA [...]

Bucks School Cross Country Competition

On a brisk and bright blue Wednesday, Waddesdon runners took up the challenge of competing in the Bucks Schools XC. Our team comprised runners from Year 7 through to Year 11 in both girls' and boys' events. We arrived early for registration and immediately the runners undertook a forensic examination and analysis of the course [...]