school pupils celebrate county athletics championship win
at St Andrews School in Burnham-On-Sea are celebrating this
week after winning Somerset's Aviva County Sports Hall Athletics
youngsters travelled to Strode College Sports Centre on Monday
(February 6th) where they competed against six other primary schools
from across the county.
am delighted and proud to tell you that we won! It was a fantastic
day for our community," head teacher Gavin Morris told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
team won the event with 248 points, 40 more than High Ham who
added: "We now move into the regional finals when we will
compete against other county champions from across the South West
cannot tell you how proud we all are of the team. It is a major
achievement to be the best in Somerset at anything!"
praise was given to the school's PE subject leader, Mrs Linda
Sharpe, who gave up her free time to prepare the team. And all
the parents who helped with transport, plus Mr Webb who drove
and supplied the minibus, were also thanked.
The celebrating team from Burnham's St Andrew's School