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Bridgewater Athletes Virtually Unbeatable!

It has been a record breaking summer for the athletes of Bridgewater Prep in the ISA National Virtual Athletics Championships of 2021. Over 500 athletes from 26 schools around the country competed for 444 different awards, ranging from 9 years … Continue reading

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Alfie nominated as ISA Athlete of the Term – your vote needed!

We are delighted to announce that Bridgewater Prep VI pupil Alfie, has been shortlisted by ISA Sport for their prestigious ‘Athlete of the Term’ award. Alfie is such a unique and phenomenal talent, with an outstanding range of skills and … Continue reading

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Hanging around at Haigh Hall

It was Prep IV’s turn to experience the pleasures that Haigh Hall had to offer on Thursday, as they made the trip through the rain from Worsley to Wigan. Fortunately, the drizzle stopped as we arrived and we enjoyed a … Continue reading

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Back Together For National Week Of Sport.

It has been a fabulous week of relay races amongst Prep I-VI classes. Every day, each class has had a 45 minute PE lesson in support of the Youth Sports Trust National Week of Sport. Teams of five have competed … Continue reading

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ISA Sports Design Competition

While the creative juices of the Prep department children are flowing as they design their bee friendly gardens for BBC Radio 2, Mr. Altdorf has launched a competition for children to continue this and create a sports design for the … Continue reading

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Prep V and VI take to the skies over Haigh Hall…

Well, not quite, although we were looking for a dramatic intro! It seems a while since we’ve been on a Prep trip and it was with great excitement that the children from Prep V and VI departed in a fleet … Continue reading

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Bridgewater A Hop, Step and A Jump Away From Athletics Clean Sweep!

During the summer term Prep III-VI classes have focused on athletics in their PE lessons each week. The result of such a targeted drive on this sport has been an upsurge in personal bests for individuals and team successes in … Continue reading

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Radio 2’s Big Bee Challenge launched in Prep

Radio 2 have joined forces with the RHS and NHS to launch their Big Bee Challenge. Children are asked to design a bee-friendly garden for young hospital patients, with the chance for the winning entry to see their garden built … Continue reading

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Sunflower Challenge update

By now, your sunflowers should be proudly growing out in your gardens. We love this picture of Lachlan with his, which is nearly as tall as him! How is your sunflower doing? We’d love to see more of your photos. … Continue reading

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Prep I’s African Poster Bonanza!

Prep I have really enjoyed their topic on Africa this term. They were given a homework task to choose one of the 54 countries in Africa and create a poster about that country. The posters were returned to school after … Continue reading

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