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Junior Competitions and Workshops
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
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.
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