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Indoor Athletics – Kent Schools’ Games’ Qualifier

  A team of boys and girls, from years 5 and 6 at Deal Parochial, participated in the Dover Schools’ Games’ Indoor Athletics Tournament on Friday 7th December. Thirteen primary schools took part in this event, which was held at the Dover Leisure Centre. Many high intensity running Continue reading

Victorian Day in Year 2.

Year 2 thoroughly enjoyed their Victorian Day in school, last Thursday. The children came into school in their Victorian attire and their school routine was changed to reflect the Victorian era. They particularly enjoyed playing parlour games before lunch.

Our 2 New Guinea Pigs.

The school has welcomed 2 new guinea pigs into the thrive room. They are called Jemina and Mabel and are absolutely adorable. The children are enjoying getting to know them and helping to look after them.      

Boys’ Football Fixtures at Kingsdown.

Crickson Cup 1st Round  Kingsdown 1    Deal Parochial 3 Deal Prochial contested the Crickson Cup 1st Round against hosts, Kingsdown, on Tuesday 4th December.  In cold and wet conditions, Parochial took the lead in the 10th minute before Kingsdown equalised just before half Continue reading

Girls’ Football: Wingham ‘A’ 1 Deal Parochial 0

On Wednesday 5th December, our girls’ football team travelled over to Wingham to play their ‘A’ team in a league fixture. Given all the recent rain, the pitch was very muddy and heavy to play on.  However, our girls played with great enthusiasm Continue reading

Girls’ Football: Kingsdown 0 Deal Parochial 2

On a bright, but very chilly Wednesday afternoon, our Girls’ Football team made the short journey over to Kingsdown Primary School for our league fixture. All our girls played with great determination and excellent teamwork throughout. Our girls’ willingness to Continue reading

Dover Schools’ Games’ Football Tournament.

Year 5 and 6 took part in the Dover Schools’ Games’ football tournament on Monday afternoon which was hosted by Goodwin Academy School. Our team produced some fantastic football; 3-0 wins over Worth School and Temple Ewell followed a 4-0 Continue reading

Early Morning Girls’ Tennis at Deal Parochial.

In mid-September, we started before-school tennis sessions on our playground’s mini-courts.  These sessions, for girls only, have proved very popular, with Monday sessions being for girls in year 3 and below, and the Friday sessions being for older girls from years Continue reading