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Tuxford Dance Festival


Dance Club took part in a dance festival at Tuxford Academy on Thursday 13th February.  This was part of the Tuxford family of schools.  Kneesall and other schools performed in front of each other.  The theme for the dance festival was different countries.


The children were amazing.

Year 3 and 4 Futsal Tournament


On Monday 24th February after School, 7 or the year 3 / 4 took part in a Futsal Tournament (indoor football) at the Dukeries Academy.  There were 6 schools that took part from the Dukeries Family.  The children were great sports and it was a super team effort.



6 boys and 6 girls took part in a Y3/4 Sports Hall Athletics on Wednesday 27th February. We were competing against a various number of schools who are part of the Tuxford Family. The children did various events like relays, speed bounce, chest throw, balance beam, javelin, long standing jump and sitting throw. Everyone had a great time and lots of fun.

On Tuesday 5th March in the afternoon at Tuxford Academy all Y5’s took part in a Mini Basketball Tournament. Various schools took part from the Tuxford family and it was good to see so many schools taking part.

After school on Tuesday 5th March 11 children from Y5/6 took part in a Mini Basketball Tournament at the Dukeries Academy with a few schools from Dukeries Family.

On Wednesday 6th March Class 1 went to Retford Gymnastics Club organised by The Sports Co-ordinator at Tuxford Academy. They had an amazing time, learning new skills and gaining confidence.  It was a brilliant opportunity for the children to participate in.


Jingle Jog
Class 2 took part in a Jingle Jog on Monday 26th November at Sherwood Pines.  32 Schools took part in the event with 
over 1000 children participating. We ran approximately 3 km and with was great fun!


Dance Festival

All Year 5 children took part in a dance festival at Tuxford Academy on Friday 26th October.  A number of Schools performed a dance from a musical.  The
Kneesall children danced to the theme song from 'Footloose'.


Sport Hall Athletics

On Wednesday 24th October, the Year 5 & 6 children took part in a Sports Hall Athletics Tournament at Tuxford Academy as part of the Tuxford Family of Schools.
Six Boys and Six girls took part in various activites including Javelin, Triple Jump, Vertical Jump, Speed Bounce. Standing Long Jump and Sprinting.


Tag Rugby

On Monday 22nd October, 10 children from Year 3 & 4 took part in a Tag Rugby Tournament at the Dukeries Academy  as part of the Dukeries Family.

We were runners up in the event and the children were great competitors.


Norwell Fun Run

On Thursday 11th October at 4pm we took part in the Norwell Fun Run at Norwell School. 

3 boys and 3 girls took part in the team to represent the school and they did extremely well. 

We came 1st -Well done to the team!!! 

After the team race the rest of the children took part in the Norwell Fun Run. 

Well done to all the children that took part!


We made it through to the Newark & Sherwood District Finals in Sports Hall Athletics which took part on Tuesday 30th January.  9 boys and 9 girls participated in this event.  They were competing with various primary schools from around the Newark area at Newark Academy. The children were great sports and supported one another throughout the afternoon. We came 7th and had a enjoyable afternoon.