Boys' Football vs. Prince Avenue

On Monday 3rd December, the boys’ football team traveled to Prince Avenue Primary School to play their first league match of the season. The boys continued their good form from the previous tournaments applying pressure from the kickoff and getting a goal in the first 5 minutes. Prince Avenue then continued to apply strong defensive skills and managed to find a gap, getting a shot at goal, bringing the score to 1-1. The boys kept their focus and continued to press for the remaining minutes of the first half. The whistle was blown to indicate half-time. In the second half, the boys played with confidence making some great crosses and had a number of shots at goal with a couple hitting the pos

Carol singing at Leigh Station

Choirs from local schools are joining with Southend in Sight this Christmas to help raise funds for the local charity. The West Leigh Junior School choir were in very fine voice on Monday 4 December when they joined staff and volunteers from local sight loss charity Southend in Sight to sing carols for commuters. More than 30 children from West Leigh Junior School together with music teacher Miss Fisher and Headteacher Mr Lear, paid a visit to Leigh-on-Sea station on Monday evening to sing a selection of favourite carols and raise money for Southend in Sight. Commuters returning home were treated to the sight of excited little faces singing in the ticket hall. Southend in Sight volunteers

Year 5/6 Essex County Schools FA Under-11s Boys’ 7-a-side Cup

On Thursday 29th November, the Boys’ football team traveled to Melbourne Park in Chelmsford to compete in the Essex County Schools FA Under-11s Boys’ 7-a-side Cup. The competition brought together the 16 best teams from all over Essex so the standard of competition was going to be high. The afternoon started with the group stages with 3 games to play: each game being 6 minutes both ways. The boys also had the added challenge of playing with a strong wind blowing across the pitch. In the first game, the boys once again played Greenways. The game started with the boys applying pressure from the start and managed to get a goal early in the match. They then continued to play with good form, gett

Year 6 Dodgeball

On Wednesday 28th November, the school dodgeball teams traveled to Garons Tennis and Leisure Centre with Mr Nash and Miss Fletcher to take part in a multi-school dodgeball event. The day was split into two parts: one team attending the festival in the morning and the other team attending in the afternoon for a competitive tournament. In the morning, the festival team had the opportunity to play a number of dodgeball games with a range of different schools. With four games scheduled, they unfortunately lost the first two games. They put this behind them and continued to improve throughout the next two games. Using knowledge from the previous games, they managed to win both. When they weren’t

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