Sporty pupils help Peterborough primary school win top award

Sporty youngsters have been getting active to help their school win a top award.

Sunday, 17th November 2019, 12:00 pm
Chris Long, a schools sports manager, presents the Schools Games Mark trophy to pupils at Nassington primary school EMN-190511-171205009

Nassington Primary School has been awarded the School Games Mark Platinum award, after increasing participation in PE for less able and less active pupils.

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More than half of the children now take part in extra curricular activities, and all the pupils competed in an inter-school festival.

The school has also engaged with local sports clubs to increase activity outside school hours.

A spokesman for the school said: “Nassington’s achievement recognises many years of development work, ensuring every child has fun and sustainable opportunities to be active every day.”