St John Wall SGO Area

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We are based at Hamstead Hall Academy in Handsworth, Birmingham. Our School Games Partnership has a membership of 7 Secondary schools 2 Alternative Provision Centres 1 primary special school and 28 Primary schools. We aim to provide and support every school to participate regularly in intra and inter school games competitions, festivals and participation events with have a clear intent and look to support personal development, sport specific skills, social and emotional skills as well as wellbeing. We originally started in 2001 as a School Sport Co-ordinator Programme, linked to Sports Colleges. In 2010 we became a School Games Partnership supporting the National provision for School Games.

Since March 2020 we have continued to support schools, children and their families to stay physically active. 

Schools have the opportunity to use the Active8 Lunchtime Club and the 100Club activities to support their ability to provide 60 active minutes everyday for every child to participate in. Copies of these can be found in our resources.

We have mixture of face-to-face activities, virtual competitions and school roadshows to encourage young people to be more active. There are opportunities for activities to be organised and delivered by members of our Leadership Academy. They also share activities in their own schools and encourage their peers to get their parents, guardians, caters more active.

If you like a personal physical challenge visit or individual and family fun - add your results and you could be in with a chance to win a special prize.

St John Wall's SGOs

Jennifer Ratcliffe
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