Pupil Awards


 Matteo competed on the 30th September 2018 in the UTF London International Open Taekwondo Tournament at Lee Valley Athletics Centre

Matteo competed against a fierce competitor under the 29kg category in the Final.

The matches are 3 rounds of 1m30s each, but Matteo managed to create a leading 20 points gap by smashing his opponent. Therefore the ref decided to stop the match at the end of the second round with an astonishing score of 37 – 16.

Matteo winner of the match Gold Medallist


Stanley Barton from Wrens has won a prestigious writing award for East Stour Primary School. Stanley’s story was judged to be the best in the Ashford Region and he received his trophy as the Regional Winner in a school assembly.

The National Young Writers Award is a national writing competition run by Explore Learning and children aged between 5 and 14 can enter. The theme this year was “Mash Up” – combining two or more genres to create a mash up story, for example horror and comedy or spy and adventure.

The judges comments were

“We chose him as our regional winner as we could see that he put a lot of time in to the planning of his story, and really thought about the theme of this years competition. It was a very creative entry.


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