Holywell Primary and Nursery School

School Games Mark Award

Over the last few years, Holywell has seen a marked increase in the quality of sport and PE offered to children here. Many of our initiatives have now become sustainable and integral parts of school life, and we are pleased and proud to say that this has been recognised through...
Posted On 04 Sep 2015
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Tickets for Schools

Do you fancy seeing a game of Premier League football? Once again, Aston Villa FC have sent us an allocation of children’s ticket vouchers for Premier League games at Villa Park. The vouchers can be exchanged for a match ticket, when buying an adult ticket. Th...
Posted On 04 Sep 2015
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Key Stage 1 Sports Day

Years 1 and 2 had a fantastic time competing against each other in a variety of events. After the sprints, children were able to race while dribbling hockey balls, balancing tennis balls and negotiating obstacles. There was even a parents’ obstacle race! Children also had a...
Posted On 09 Jul 2015
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Cricket and Rounders Champions!

Congratulations to Oak and Elm who are this year’s winners of our annual cricket and rounders tournament. Elm added to their title as current football champions by winning the cricket trophy in style: scoring over 100 runs! Meanwhile, Oak won the closest ever rounders...
Posted On 09 Jul 2015
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Year 2 at the beach!

Year 2 had a great day at Weston Super-Mare beach as the final ‘Wow’ event in their ‘Let’s Explore!’ topic. The children were brilliantly behaved, and had fun making sand sculptures, eating ice cream and playing beach games. Thank you to everyone who...
Posted On 01 Jun 2015
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Exploring the Hills!

Year 2 had fun exploring the Waseley Hills and the Lickey Hills last week. Among the activities we took part in were orienteering, trail making, blindfold trails and tree climbing! Next week, we will be exploring museums…
Posted On 21 Apr 2015
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Inter-house Tournaments

Congratulations to Elm, the new inter-house football champions, and Ash, the new benchball champions. These tournaments were really closely fought this year, with the narrowest of winning margins in both events. We are really proud of the children and how they conducted...
Posted On 29 Mar 2015
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Let’s Explore…the dark!

Year 2 had a fantastic evening up on the Waseley Hills last night. They reached the Toposcope as the lights across Birmingham came on. They enjoyed climbing trees, rolling down hills and using their torches to create shadows! After Easter we are off to explore the local country...
Posted On 25 Mar 2015
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Footballers come so close!

Some of our footballers recently entered the West Bromwich Albion U11s schools football tournament. This is an event where schools from all over west and south Birmingham and Worcestershire compete to find who will represent WBA as one of the 20 teams in the Premier League...
Posted On 14 Mar 2015
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Year 6 Girls Basketball

On Friday 14th and 21st November, 10 Year 6 girls went to Waseley Hills High School to [lay in a basketball tournament. The girls are an asset to the school. Their behaviour and sportsmanship were impeccable. The girls came runners up 1st and 2nd. We are really proud of you all....
Posted On 02 Dec 2014
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