Hello and welcome to the Friends of Stocksbridge Junior School Page!
We are a team of staff, parents and members of the local community, working together to:
- Help organise and run fun, friendly events and activities
- Encourage the children, staff, parents and carers of the school to get to know each other a little better
- Spread the word about how great our school is by building stronger links with our local community
- Raise money for things that will make your time at Stocksbridge Junior School EVEN better
We are always looking for new members so please get in touch if you are interested in joining us.
Chair: Mrs Cheryl Saville
Secretary: Miss Sophie Hicks
Treasurer: Mrs Amanda Proost
Future meeting dates:
All meetings will take place in the school library at 3.15pm.
- 25th February 2020 – Planning for the Easter Pop up Shop
- 28th April 2020 – Planning for Summer Fair / Sponsored Event
- 19th May 2020 – Planning for Summer Fair
- 2nd June 2020 – Planning for Summer Fair
Dates for your diary:
- 5th December 2019 – Christmas Fair
- 11th February 2020 Valentine’s Photo Booth
- 14th February 2020 – Valentine’s Bun Sale
- 27th March 2020 – Easter Pop up Shop
- 19th May 2020 – Sponsored Event
- 18th June 2020 – Summer Fair
Latest news from friends of SJS
This week, our year 6 boys football teams had to brave the elements and play in heavy snow against some really good local teams. Grenoside, Deepcar and Oughtibridge all attended for what turned out to be a really close competition. Stocksbridge have lots of good...
On Saturday, two extremely talented athletes from Stocksbridge Junior School attended the cross country league at a very wet and windy Concord Park. Concord is always a tough run with some difficult and hilly terrain but our superstars braved the elements and ended up...
After progressing through to the Y5 Links basketball finals, team Stocky were in action this week against some of the top schools in the Partnership. We have worked incredibly hard in the after-school club over the last two years in preparation for this event and we...
The Year 5 basketball team were in action this week at the local cluster competition down at the High School. The Y10 Sports Leaders did a great job in running the event in front of lots of supporters. We decided to also take our Y4 team to give them some experience...
After a very exciting Sportshall links finals before the holidays, team Stocksbridge progressed through to be one of the top eight schools in Sheffield taking part in the City Finals. The top two teams will go and represent Sheffield at the South Yorkshire Games in...
This week, our Year 5 and 6 Sportshall Athletics team went to the Links partnership final after winning the local cluster competition. Each member of the team compete in individual running and relays races along with a field event such as a jump, speed bounce or...
At SJS, we have an abundance of fantastic athletes so we decided to take 2 teams of 20 children to the first round of the Sportshall Athletics Competition. Both Deepcar and St.Annes also attended with the winning team progression through to the Link Finals. SJS Black...
The first Year 3 sports competition of the year was a Festive Benchball after school session taking place at Stocksbridge High School. Links School Sports Partnership and the Year 10 Sports Leaders did a great job in hosting a fun and energetic evening. Deepcar did...
Our Y6 football team had the opportunity to improve their footballing skills at a festival down at the Stocksbridge High School. The sport leaders put on some skill sessions and officiated the games. Oughtibridge also attended and gave us a real good game with some...
The School Games Mark is a government led awards scheme launched in 2012 to reward schools for their commitment to the development of competition across their school and into the community. Participating in this process allows schools to evaluate their PE provision...