At Broxtowe Active Schools we run a variety of events throughout the academic year which includes The School Games and our own tailored Broxtowe Active Schools affiliate events.
You can find our latest events via our Termly Events Booklets which are accessible through the downloads section of our website here at: https://www.broxtoweactiveschools.co.uk/downloads
The School Games
The School Games has been designed to provide fun and inspirational experiences, providing everyone with the opportunity to participate in competitive sport. Above all, events are a celebration of participation, underpinning the core values of sport in our district.
The mission, vision, and characteristics of the School Games are:
Mission: Keeping competitive sport at the heart of schools and providing more young people with the opportunity to compete and achieve their personal best.
Vision: By 2020 the School Games will be continuing to make a clear and meaningful difference to the lives of even more children and young people.
Characteristics: The future School Games programme will focus on ensuring it is relevant to more children and young people and their lives today and allow more young people to achieve their potential and seek to:
Engender a sense of competence;
Promote enjoyment; and
Avoid negative or bad experience and promote a positive one
School Games Values
With others and with yourself. Have the courage to do the right thing. Be truthful and promote fairness in every situation.
Treat everyone equally, support each other and work together to have fun and achieve. Celebrate each other's success. Be a good friend and a positive team player in school, sport and life.
Treating others politely and with understanding. Accepting life’s ‘ups and downs’ with grace. Respect every day, in everything you do and for everyone around you.
You’ve got to believe to achieve. Have the self-belief and confidence to succeed and reach your personal best.
Giving it 100%, putting your heart and soul into whatever you are doing and never giving up. Care about what you do and the people around you, and approach each opportunity with enthusiasm and positivity.
Keep going no matter what. Determination is about the journey you go on to push yourself and achieve your dreams. Have the mental strength and the self-discipline to overcome obstacles, commit to your goals and keep working every day to become the very best you can be. Don’t hold back!