Search

Romford students and staff compete to raise money for Sport Relief

15:10 21 March 2014

Staff vs Sixth form sport relief netball game at Drapers’ Academy

Staff vs Sixth form sport relief netball game at Drapers’ Academy

Archant

Staff and students had a great time competing in a charity netball match to raise money for Sport Relief.

Staff were the winners of the game but students were good competitonStaff were the winners of the game but students were good competiton

Sixth form pupils from Drapers Academy, Settle Road, Romford, went up against their teachers on Wednesday lunchtime.

The game caused a lot of excitement at the school, with a large number of people coming to watch.

The staff members were victorious after a strong start and the final score was 16-2 to the staff.

The sixth form team competed well and made it on to the scoreboard before half time and student Patrick Siasat got the first score.

P.E Teacher Jessica Saville, who organised the event, said: “This week has been sport week throughout the Academy and we have coincided this with Sport Relief. Today’s game was played with a great atmosphere and was thoroughly enjoyed by both staff and students. We hope to have raised a good amount of money for Sport Relief.”

0 comments

Latest News Stories

14 minutes ago
Cowper Road was swarming with armed police. Picture: Google Maps

Five youths have been arrested after a minicab driver was threatened with a gun.

Neill Buchel's dismembered body was found in White Hart Lakes in The Chase, Dagenham

Two men have been found guilty of murdering dad-of-two Neill Buchel.

09:21
Police want to speak to these women over the thefts

Two prom dresses with a combined value of £1,200 have been stolen from an independent dress shop by opportunistic thieves.

Paula Anne Kelly from Harold Hill,  has been looking to downsize her house for two years, because of the bedroom tax.

A mother-of-two has spoken of her difficulty downsizing her property under the threat of the bedroom tax as a leading charity has called for it to be abolished.

Most read news

News from your area

WW100

Click on the banner above for full coverage of the centenary commemorations of the outbreak of the First World War.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Romford Recorder e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24


Our trusted business finder

What happens if there’s an international crisis? Are all MPs now unemployed? And can the Prime Minister still tie any successor’s hands?

The Sun columnist has landed herself in hot water after claims she may have stirred up racial tension in Rochdale.

Your gaming and your music are about to collide in a whole new, seamless way.