Friends of SJS

Hello and welcome to the Friends of Stocksbridge Junior School Page!

About Us:

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.

Committee Members:

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

Keysteps Gymnastics Comp

Keysteps Gymnastics Comp

Our squad of gymnasts have been working incredibly hard to prepare for this weeks competition taking place at Concord Sports Centre. We had four teams of children across the age range who had to present a floor routine and a vault, either squat through or squat on....

Y6 Boys Football League Fixtures

Y6 Boys Football League Fixtures

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...

Cross Country Success!

Cross Country Success!

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...

Y5 Bball Links Finals

Y5 Bball Links Finals

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...

Y5 Basketball Local Cluster Competition

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...

Sportshall Athletics City Finals

Sportshall Athletics City Finals

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...

Sportshall Athletics Links Finals

Sportshall Athletics Links Finals

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...

Sportshall Athletics Cluster Competition

Sportshall Athletics Cluster Competition

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...

Y3 Benchball Links Competition

Y3 Benchball Links Competition

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...

Y6 Football Festival

Y6 Football Festival

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...