Projects and collaborations

Projects and collaborations can be large or small, long-term or one off. All offer a clear benefit or value to the pupils involved. Whatever the nature and scope of activities, they only ever exist because a local need has been identified and there are dedicated and enthusiastic school leaders at the helm to make it work. Read more on what makes a successful partnershipIf you are thinking of setting up a new independent-state school partnership or building up an existing one, these Dos and Don’ts might help.

A selection of projects and partnerships involving independent schools and maintained schools or community groups can be found below.

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Cricket

Triangular Cricket event …

Partners

  • Dean Close Preparatory School & Dean Close Pre-Preparatory School
  • The Cotswold Academy, Bourton-on-the-Water, Cheltenham
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Netball

triangualr Netball event …

Partners

  • Dean Close Preparatory School & Dean Close Pre-Preparatory School
  • Cheltenham Bournside School and Sixth Form Centre, Cheltenham
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Cross Country

Triangular with schools in cross-country …

Partners

  • Dean Close Preparatory School & Dean Close Pre-Preparatory School
  • St James' Church of England Primary School, Cheltenham
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Amersham Swimming Club

Amersham Swimming Club use the swimming pool at Maltman's Green School on a Saturday morning.  Members include children from maintained schools. …

Partners

  • Maltman's Green School
  • Amersham Swimming Club
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Chalfont Otters Swimming Club

Chalfont Otters use the swimming pool at Maltman's Green School for saturday morning training sessions. Members include children from maintained schools. …

Partners

  • Maltman's Green School
  • St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Chalfont St Peter, Gerrards Cross
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Horsham District Schools Cross Country

Over 300 pupils from the Horsham Distirct take part in a Cross Country competition within the grounds of Christ's Hospital. Prizes are awarded for winners and refreshments are served after the ra …

Partners

  • Christ's Hospital School
  • Greenway Academy, Horsham
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Cricket Coaching and Tournament

Every year Christ's Hospital hosts a cricket coaching session and fun tournament for up to 6 teams of players from local parter primary schools. The pupils spend the afternoon learning new cricket ski …

Partners

  • Christ's Hospital School
  • Southwater Junior Academy, Southwater, Horsham
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Sporting Events

Bede's Senior School holds regular events with other local state and independent schools, including a Tough Mudder, 7-a-side football tournament, Junior and Senior Triathlons, Hockey, Netball, Cricket …

Partners

  • Bede's Senior School
  • Park Mead Primary School, Hailsham (1)
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Sports

Sports staff at the Senior School have forged close links with the deputy Head and PE Lead at the local village school, Park Mead Primary School, in developing Sports Leaders, leading PE lessons and h …

Partners

  • Bede's Senior School
  • Park Mead Primary School, Hailsham (1)
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Netball Skills Coaching Clinic

To share sporting facilities and specialisted teaching and to give the teams confidence and skills to use in matches. …

Partners

  • RGS Worcester
  • St George's Catholic Primary School, Barbourne, Worcester
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Netball coaching

Year 6 girls hold a series of coaching sessions and a training game to enable Severndale to participate in a Primary Schools netball tournament, which is held at Prestfelde School. …

Partners

  • Prestfelde School
  • Severndale Specialist Academy, Monkmoor, Shrewsbury
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Under 11 mixed Tag Rugby tournament

As part of the national school games partnership we facilitated the competition that leads on to area school games events.   …

Partners

  • Prestfelde School
  • School Games partnership
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NSB/Darras Hall rugby training sessions

NSB and Darras Hall Primary school have built a sporting partnership based around sharing expertise on rugby coaching and playing methods. Coaches from NSB delivered a half-day of rugby training games …

Partners

  • Newcastle School for Boys
  • Darras Hall First School, Darras Hall, Ponteland
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Swimming Lessons

Milton Abbey provides transport, swimming pool facility and coaching for the Milborne St Andrew First School Years 3 and 4 swimming requirement. This is free of charge.  …

Partners

  • Milton Abbey School
  • Milborne St Andrew First School, Milborne St Andrew, Blandford Forum
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Football Academy

Bede's runs a local Football Academy on a weekly basis allowing local children to have access to our facilities and coaches. …

Partners

  • Bede's Senior School
  • South East