Category Archives: Year 3

South of Tyne Swimming Runner’s Up 2020

South of Tyne Swimming Runner’s Up 2020

Our school swimming team have taken part in the South of Tyne Swimming Finals at Haven Point in South Shields. Competing against 8 schools from Gateshead and 8 from South Tyneside. The whole team performed brilliantly, walking away with 18 silver medals and 4 bronze, finishing in second overall. What a performance and what aContinue Reading

South Tyneside Swimming Champions 2020

South Tyneside Swimming Champions 2020

🏆🏆🏆🏆South Tyneside Primary Swimming Champions 2020🏆🏆🏆🏆 What an afternoon at the South Tyneside Swimming Gala where St Matthew’s swimming team won…. 🥇 24 gold medals 🥈 6 silver medals 🥉 1 bronze medal As a result, the team won the overall title and will represent South Tyneside in the next round of competition. It was a fantastic performanceContinue Reading

Autumn Artists of the Term

Autumn Artists of the Term

During our end of Autumn Term Achievement Assembly, the following pupils were awarded the ‘Artists of the Term’. As you can see from the photographs, the pupils of St Matthew’s certainly display a creative flair to their learning. Well done to all!  

Year 3 at the Cricket

Year 3 at the Cricket

Year 3 took part in an introduction to cricket festival at South Shields Cricket Club. The aim of the day was to improve their cricket skills whilst taking part in games against other schools. It was brilliant to see who much improvement there was from all of Year 3. We certainly have some talent readyContinue Reading

Y3 & 4 Quadkids Athletics

Y3 & 4 Quadkids Athletics

Some of our Years 3 & 4 children attended the QuadKids Athletics Tournament at Monkton Stadium, where they all had to take part in 4 events – the sprint, 1 lap of the track, throwing and jumping. Both teams performed extremely well and finished 3rd in South Tyneside – just missing out on a qualificationContinue Reading

Y3 Boxing

Y3 Boxing

Year 3 have spent the last few weeks learning some boxing skills. The children have really enjoyed learning this new discipline and have displayed great behaviour and potential throughout the 4 week course. y3boxing y3boxing