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Junior Competitions and Workshops

Junior Competitions and Workshops
Philippa Scudds

Thank you to all the Year 5-8 pupils who entered our Canford competitions which we organised to provide some educational fun during the lockdown term.  The response was absolutely fantastic with over 400 entries from schools far and wide and we really hope that everyone enjoyed taking part.

The standard was very impressive and we congratulate all those who took part, and particularly to the following pupils who received prizes and highly commended awards.


Winner: William – Sherborne Prep

Runner up: JP – Sherborne Prep

Creative Writing 

Year 6 Winner: Edward – Highfield

Runner up: Edward - West Hill Park

Highly Commended: India - Hanford

Commended: Libby - Hanford; Ben - Dragon School

Year 5 Winner: Jago - Dragon School

Runners up: Alexander – Sunninghill, Fraser - Dumpton

Highly Commended: Rosie - Perrott Hill

Commended: Cici - Dragon School, Ottilie - Twyford

Art Recreate Competition

Winner: Amélie - Windlesham House

Runner up: Willem - Handcross Park

CCF Camouflage and Concealment

Gold standard overall winner: Thomas – Handcross Park

Gold standard 2nd place: Amy – Sandroyd

Gold standard 3rd place: Theo – Elstree

Silver standard: Reza - Castle Court

Silver standard: Boaz – Elstree

Silver standard: Patrick – Walhampton

Codebreaker - 2 entries selected at random from all the correct results

Noah – Dumpton

Grace – Walhampton


Winner: Grace – Walhampton

Runner up: Lucy – Castle Court


Overall winning team: Castle Court

Runners up: Sunninghill and St George’s Windsor

We wish all pupils and staff a restful summer break after what has certainly been a unique Summer Term for school children across the country.  The challenges will remain on the website over the summer for any children wanting to try them out.  Head to the Big Adventure Day hub page for all the resources and links.