Kye plays cricket for Darfield, Barnsley Representatives and Yorkshire Schools. He is the opening batsman and also bowls spin.
His proudest achievements are:
Winning the ‘Bowling’ award for Barnsley Representatives
Being made captain of Barnsley Representatives, and leading them to be league champions
Scoring the winning runs and retiring ‘not out’ in a game for Barnsley against Sheffield
His ambition is to play cricket at an international standard as a batsman.
Morgan is a boxer and kickboxer and has trained with Dragon Foot gym since he was 5 years old, and also competes.
He competes in national and international competitions.
Yorkshire Open Champion
English Open Champion (three times in 2014-2015)
International Open Champion
European Open Champion
Two silver medals at World Open Championships (Italy, October 2016)
English Title Holder (4th February, 2017)
His ambition for kickboxing is to continue training with Dragon Foot and become world champion.
His ambition for boxing is to begin training with a Sheffield gym, joining a programme focused on progressing to competing at world level.
Legendary pole vault coach Trevor Fox recognised Josh’s potential in Year 8, and has been working with him ever since through Sheffield and The Dearne athletics club, based at the EIS Sheffield. Josh is the latest in a long line of students who have reached national level at pole vault under Trevor’s guidance.
To represent Great Britain at the Commonwealth Games.
Ellie-Ja began to train for Taekwondo when she was 9 years old. Her club is E and S Taekwondo.
Ellie-Ja has met Jade Jones, a two-time Olympic gold medalist, and has an autographed belt.
“Pupils are helpful, polite and courteous to staff, visitors and to each other. The atmosphere in school is positive, supportive and caring.” Ofsted 2016
“The teaching of mathematics is effective. Most pupils make good progress in this subject.”
68% of students make expected progress or better
“They are given a significant range of extra opportunities which prepare them well for life beyond the school. These pupils speak with passion and confidence about their ambitious aspirations for the future.” Ofsted 2016
of more able students achieved an A or A*
Students leaving with 5 A*-C grades, including English and maths