Please take a look at the slideshow with all the photos from the autumn term events and competitions.
Year 5/6 Girls Autumn Football Tournament
Well done to our Yr 5/6 Girls Football Team on a fantastic Autumn Tournament on the 8th October! They played 4 group matches, the first time they have played together as a team. Of these matches they won 2 & drew 2, making it through to the semi-finals. They narrowly missed out on a place in the final with a 1-2 result. The teamwork was fantastic and the girls should be very proud of their performance.
Well done to Katy (Captain), Neve, LF, Zara, LM, Penny, Alanna, Amelia (goal scorer), Summer (goal scorer) 👏⚽️
Player of the match - Summer
U11 Cross Country Competition
Well done to the year 5 children who attended an U11 Cross Country Competition on the 7th October. They all took part with determination and enthusiasm running 1/2 mile, with PM coming in a fantastic 10th place! As well as their individual achievements, they also showed great teamwork as they supported and encouraged an injured teammate across the finish line. Well done Amelia, Amali, Scarlett, Millie, Layla, Lacey, William, Louie F, PM,Jake, Jack and Liam 🏃🏻♂️🏃🏼♀️👏
Year 5/6 Sports Leader Training
The Yr 5/6 Sports Leaders thoroughly enjoyed an afternoon of training run by Stevenage Sporting Futures on the 5th October. They learned several new games that they can share with the children at school such as hop to the rock, noughts and crosses, flinch & banana! They also spent time creating their own games and learning how to adapt them to different age groups and abilities. We look forward to them sharing their ideas!
Year 2 Virtual Sport Challenge
Year 2 took part in a KS1 Virtual Sport Challenge against other schools in Stevenage. This included a standing long jump, speed bounce, stork balance and colour target throw. A great effort from all children taking part, achieving 8th place overall.
Year 3 Speed Stacking Results
Congratulations to our Yr 3 speed stacking teams for some fantastic results in a Virtual Schools Speed Stacking Competition against other schools in Stevenage.
Year 3 Virtual Boccia Competition
Year 3 took part in a Virtual Boccia Competition run by Layla, Sophie, Dexter and Luke. The competition was made up of 3 different events - Boccia Snooker, Knock Down Skittles and 2,4,6,8,10.
Year 6 Virtual Archery Competition
Year 6 took part in a Virtual Archery Competition against other schools in Stevenage. A big thank you to our Year 6 Sports Ambassadors (Chashe, Giulia, AM, Carlo, Thomas and Edward) for running the competition during their breaks and lunchtimes. Well done to Olivia and Beau for being the highest scoring girl and boy for Trotts Hill.
KS2 Virtual Speed Stacking Competition
Year 3-6 took part in a virtual speed stacking competition where they individually completed sequences of 3,3,3 and 3,6,3 stacks. The fastest times in each year group then took part in a relay. The Year 3 and 4 results have been entered into a virtual competition with other schools from Stevenage run by Stevenage Sporting Futures. Well done to all those that took part and to the Year 6 mixed relay, Bailey. Anya, Hayden, Chashe, Alfie, Olivia, Thomas & Sienna, for recording the fastest 3,3,3 stack time of 55.37 seconds and fastest 3,6,3 stack of 1.39.78 minutes within KS2.
KS2 Intra Football Tournament
Children in Year 1-6 took part in an Intra House Football Tournament in their PE lessons with Rising Stars. Children earned points for their houses - Picasso, Hawking, Rowling and Farah.
Sponsored Sport Superstars
Today we launched our new Trim Trail (thank you to FROTH and the School Community)! The Sports Leaders participated in Health and Safety training this morning and assessed the risks of each piece of equipment, before testing them all out. We are excited for each class to start using the Trim Trail next week and the Sports Leaders will be available each lunch time to assist, help and encourage children with the new equipment.
Yr 3/4 Tennis Festival
Four children from Yr 3/4 took part in an U9 Mini Red Tennis Competition today at Lister Tennis Club. They came first in their group, which is a fantastic achievement, making it to the medals round where they just missed out on a bronze medal to claim 4th place overall! They’re attitude and enthusiasm throughout was commendable, receiving some valuable coaching from the Stevenage Sporting Futures Team.
Toby Garbett Visit
What a fantastic morning the children had meeting Toby Garbett on Friday14th February and taking part in physical activities with him. Toby is a rowing world champion and Olympian. Thank you to Toby for coming to Trotts Hill to talk about our learning behaviours of perseverance and determination and to Mr Baker and Sporting Futures for arranging the visit. Thank you Toby Garbett for inspiring our children to ‘Dream Big’.
Six Year 5 children took part in a Dodgeball Competition at Stevenage Leisure Centre. They fought hard winning 7 out of 15 games and drawing 2, placing them 4th overall in their group. Well done to Lacey, Ariana, Aroosa, Carlo, Edward and Alfie.
Well done to the Yr 6 Dragon Boat semi-finalists! They should be so proud of their achievement, improving their time with every race! Years 3 and 4 had a fantastic time bell-boating at Fairlands today too.
Year 6 Football
Trotts Hill won the District Cup by beating St Vincent’s 6-1 in the final! Once again the squad performed brilliantly, as they have done all season, to remain unbeaten and clinch the “double” something which hasn’t been achieved before. Goals came from: Riley (3), Ben (2) and Stan.
Year 3/4 Football
Year 3/4 played a tournament at Bedwell school. They played against 4 teams and only lost one match. The team managed to come 3rd overall! Player of the Match was Will for his amazing tackles. An extra special mention to Tinaye for her fabulous cheerleading!
Year 6 Football
Trotts Hill reached the final of the District Cup with a 5-2 semi final win over Round Diamond. After a tight goalless first half, the boys were much improved in the second half and goals from Jaime (2), Riley, Oliver and Ben secured the victory. All the boys can be proud of their performance against a tough team and we are already looking forward to the final!! Well done. Player of the match went to Riley.
Year 5/6 Football
Year 5/6 girls played against Almond Hill. Unfortunately, they lost 2-0, but everyone played extremely well. Player of the match goes to Bella for her all around skills on the pitch.
Year 6 Football - LEAGUE WINNERS
Trotts Hill clinched the championship and maintained their 100% record with a hard fought 3-1 win over Lodge Farm. In front of an expectant bumper crowd, goals from Riley and Oliver, and an own goal, secured the trophy for Trotts Hill for a second consecutive season. Player of the match went to Jack N (in goal) and all the boys can feel very proud of their performances over the season. Thank you to Mr O’Brien for coaching the boys!
Year 5 Football
The Year 5 boys played a return match against Giles’s Year 6 team. They lost 3-1 after going one nil up with a great goal from Leo. All the boys were excellent – particularly in the first half and played in the best sporting manner. Well done to JB for getting Player of the Match.
Year 3/4 Football
Year 3/4 played Mossbury school and on 5-1! The goal scorers were Carlo (3 goals) and Chashe (2 goals). Player of the Match went to Jake because of his amazing saves in goal.
Year 4/5 Football Festival
10 children from Years 4 & 5 took part in a football festival at Round Diamond School.They had a fantastic afternoon winning all their matches with some great goals being scored. They showed great teamwork and enthusiasm.
Cross Country Event
Today Y5 and 6 participated in a Cross Country event. Everyone ran fantastically. Year 5’s had to run half a mile and Year 6 had to run 1 mile. Well done to all who took part and to Riley for winning the Year 6 boy’s race. Our Year 5 girls also managed to come 6th out of 15 teams. What an amazing achievement!