Sports News

Sports News

The school is rightly proud of its sporting traditions and legacy. Our facilities are excellent, as are the numerous sporting activities, clubs and teams that students can get involved in. We currently offer clubs and teams for:

Sports

2021/22 Academic Year

Equine Excellence

Date: 29th April 2022

Last weekend a group of students represented the school in competition as The Park Community School Show Jumping Team, under the guidance of Ms Beaman....

2021/22 Academic Year

Silver Success for our Year 8 Netballers

Date: 24th March 2022

On Thursday, there was more netball at Park, with the Year 8s playing in the North Devon Netball Tournament. The A team smashed it in...

2021/22 Academic Year

Year 10 Rugby Semi-Finals

Date: 23rd March 2022

The Year 10 rugby team looked to finish the season with a high on Wednesday when they travelled to Chulmleigh for the North Devon Schools...

2021/22 Academic Year

Waterfall Rugby Tournament

Date: 22nd March 2022

The Year 8 Rugby team continued their successful run on Tuesday during the North Devon Waterfall Tournament. The boys were unbeaten throughout the tournament, with...

2021/22 Academic Year

3rd Place for our Year 7 Netball A Team

On Tuesday, the Year 7 A and B teams played in the North Devon Tournament at Park. The A team got through to the semi-finals...

2021/22 Academic Year

Devon Football Star

Date: 20th March 2022

Park Student Leo Barraball was chosen out of thousands of 16 year olds in the county to represent Devon in a football match against Cornwall....

2021/22 Academic Year

English Schools Cross Country Success!

Date: 19th March 2022

Last weekend, three Park School students, Christopher Oliviera, Max Standen and Caleb Pirie, travelled to Kent to represent Devon in the English Schools Cross Country...

2017/18 Academic Year

More Gold Medals for Girls Football

Date: 27th April 2018

Big congratulations to our Year 7 Girls Football team for becoming the North Devon Champions. The girls did themselves proud with their fantastic attitude and...

2018/19 Academic Year

South West Floor and Vault Competition Results

Date: 4th March 2019

On Sunday 3rd March 2019, 21 students represented Park at the South West Floor & Vault competition at Kingsley, Bideford. The standard at the competition...

2018/19 Academic Year

Year 9 Rugby Team are North Devon Champions!

Congratulations to the Year 9 Rugby team who were crowned North Devon Champions on Wednesday 27th March, 2019

2015/16 Academic Year

South West Schools Cross-Country

Date: 16th January 2016

Seventeen Park students qualified to represent North Devon in the County schools cross-country on Saturday 16th January. Excellent effort by all those who took part...

2015/16 Academic Year

North Devon U14s Rounders Tournament Winners!

Date: 11th July 2016

The Year 9 rounders team played incredibly well, beating West Buckland in the semi-final 5-2 and beating South Molton in the final 6-4. Well done...

Athletics

2014/15 Academic Year

North Devon Schools Athletics Championships 2015

Date: 13th May 2015

Date: Wednesday, 13 May, 2015 Wednesday 13th May saw an impressive display of talent from Park School compete in the North Devon Schools Athletics Championships...

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2016/17 Academic Year

Indoor Athletics 2017

Date: 3rd April 2017

Date: Monday, 3 April, 2017 The year 8 mixed team came 2nd in the North Devon competition, which meant they travelled to Plymouth Life Centre...

2016/17 Academic Year

Devon Schools Athletics Championships

Date: 17th May 2017

Date: Wednesday, 17 May, 2017 On 17th May 2017, Park School entered the North Devon Schools Athletics Championships. The teams were made up of Year...

2017/18 Academic Year

Year 8 North Devon Schools Indoor Athletics Winners

Date: 19th January 2018

Date: Friday, 19 January, 2018 The North Devon Schools Indoor Athletics competition took place at GTS on Friday 19th January. The team comprised of 6...

Cross Country Running

2021/22 Academic Year

English Schools Cross Country Success!

Date: 19th March 2022

Last weekend, three Park School students, Christopher Oliviera, Max Standen and Caleb Pirie, travelled to Kent to represent Devon in the English Schools Cross Country...

2015/16 Academic Year

South West Schools Cross-Country

Date: 16th January 2016

Seventeen Park students qualified to represent North Devon in the County schools cross-country on Saturday 16th January. Excellent effort by all those who took part...

2019/20 Academic Year

English Schools Cross Country Cup National Final

Date: 10th December 2019

Congratulations to the Park Community School Year 7 and 8 Cross Country team who were the only state school team to reach the English Schools...

2015/16 Academic Year

Park’s Hat-Trick!

Date: 5th October 2015

It was another massive win for Park School in the annual Stephen Shield cross country competition at Torrington this term. The event is entered by...

2016/17 Academic Year

English Schools Cross Country

Date: 5th October 2016

Date: Wednesday, 5 October, 2016 Park School travelled to Downside School in Radstock, Somerset to take part in the English Schools Cross Country for the...

Football

2021/22 Academic Year

Devon Football Star

Date: 20th March 2022

Park Student Leo Barraball was chosen out of thousands of 16 year olds in the county to represent Devon in a football match against Cornwall....

2017/18 Academic Year

More Gold Medals for Girls Football

Date: 27th April 2018

Big congratulations to our Year 7 Girls Football team for becoming the North Devon Champions. The girls did themselves proud with their fantastic attitude and...

2014/15 Academic Year

Year 9 are ND Schools Football Champions!

Date: 18th November 2014

Date: Tuesday, 18 November, 2014 Our Year 9 Boys Football team are delighted to be the North Devon Schools football champions – the match was...

2014/15 Academic Year

Year 10 are ND Schools Football Champions!

Date: 26th November 2014

Wednesday the 26th of November was an important night for The Park School in the North Devon Schools Cup Final against local rivals, Pilton Community...

2016/17 Academic Year

Well done – Year 7 Girls Football Team

Date: 25th May 2017

Date: Thursday, 25 May, 2017 Having been undefeated so far this year and winning the North Devon Final so convincingly, we had high hopes for...

2017/18 Academic Year

2017 North Devon U14 Girls Football Champions!

Date: 19th September 2017

Date: Tuesday, 19 September, 2017 This is the second year in a row this team of girls have become North Devon Champions. This year they...

2017/18 Academic Year

Year 8 Football Team – North Devon Champions!

Date: 21st November 2017

Date: Tuesday, 21 November, 2017 Congratulations to our Year 8 Football team who beat Braunton 2-0 at the North Devon final on Tuesday 21st Nov,...

2017/18 Academic Year

U14 Girls Football North Devon Champions 2018

Date: 9th March 2018

Date: Friday, 9 March, 2018 They remain undefeated and the the ND Champions for the 3rd year in a row. The team now go on...

Gymnastics

2018/19 Academic Year

South West Floor and Vault Competition Results

Date: 4th March 2019

On Sunday 3rd March 2019, 21 students represented Park at the South West Floor & Vault competition at Kingsley, Bideford. The standard at the competition...

2016/17 Academic Year

Devon Schools Gym Competition 2017

Date: 25th March 2017

Date: Saturday, 25 March, 2017 On Saturday 25th March, 41 gymnasts represented Park School at the North Devon Schools Gymnastics Competition, held at Falcons Academy....

2016/17 Academic Year

Gymnastics Success for Park!

Date: 24th April 2017

Date: Monday, 24 April, 2017 On Saturday 25th March, 41 gymnasts represented Park School at the North Devon Schools Gymnastics Competition, held at Falcons Academy....

Gymnastics

North Devon Schools Gymnastics competition

Date: 1st March 2020

On Sunday 1st March 2020, Park School competed in the North Devon Schools Gymnastics competition held at Kingsley School, Bideford. Fifty gymnasts took part and...

2019/20 Academic Year

North Devon Schools Gymnastics competition

Date: 1st March 2020

On Sunday 1st March 2020, Park School competed in the North Devon Schools Gymnastics competition held at Kingsley School, Bideford. Fifty gymnasts took part and...

Horse Riding

2021/22 Academic Year

Equine Excellence

Date: 29th April 2022

Last weekend a group of students represented the school in competition as The Park Community School Show Jumping Team, under the guidance of Ms Beaman....

Netball

2021/22 Academic Year

Silver Success for our Year 8 Netballers

Date: 24th March 2022

On Thursday, there was more netball at Park, with the Year 8s playing in the North Devon Netball Tournament. The A team smashed it in...

2021/22 Academic Year

3rd Place for our Year 7 Netball A Team

On Tuesday, the Year 7 A and B teams played in the North Devon Tournament at Park. The A team got through to the semi-finals...

2019/20 Academic Year

U13 North Devon Netball Tournament 2020

Date: 4th March 2021

On Wednesday 4th March, 2020 our year 8 Netball team had their North Devon Netball Tournament. Another sporting fixture taking place in awful weather conditions,...

2014/15 Academic Year

U12 ND Schools Netball A & B Champions

Date: 17th March 2015

Date: Tuesday, 17 March, 2015 Both the A and B Team won their tournament On Tuesday 17th March, the North Devon Schools Year 7 Netball...

2016/17 Academic Year

North Devon U14 Netball Champions!

Date: 8th November 2016

Date: Tuesday, 8 November, 2016 A and B team A and B team Our A team have been crowned North Devon U14 Netball Champions! On...

2017/18 Academic Year

Netball Tournament Success

Date: 28th September 2017

Date: Thursday, 28 September, 2017 On Tuesday 26th September 2017, our Year 8, 9, 10 & 11 netball teams played against Chulmleigh, Torrington and Ilfracombe...

2017/18 Academic Year

U14 North Devon Netball Champions 2017

Date: 9th November 2017

Date: Thursday, 9 November, 2017 On Monday 6th November 2017, our year 9 netball team played Braunton, Pilton, Shebbear and Ilfracombe in the group rounds...

2017/18 Academic Year

Year 11 Netball team through to County Tournament

Date: 14th November 2017

Date: Tuesday, 14 November, 2017 Our year 11 netball team had a really successful evening of netball on 14th November 2017. They came second in...

2018/19 Academic Year

U16 North Devon Netball Tournament 2019

Date: 15th February 2019

Date: Friday, 15 February, 2019 On Thursday 14th February , the Year 10s played in the North Devon Netball Tournament. They started the tournament very...

Rugby

2021/22 Academic Year

Year 10 Rugby Semi-Finals

Date: 23rd March 2022

The Year 10 rugby team looked to finish the season with a high on Wednesday when they travelled to Chulmleigh for the North Devon Schools...

2021/22 Academic Year

Waterfall Rugby Tournament

Date: 22nd March 2022

The Year 8 Rugby team continued their successful run on Tuesday during the North Devon Waterfall Tournament. The boys were unbeaten throughout the tournament, with...

2018/19 Academic Year

Year 9 Rugby Team are North Devon Champions!

Congratulations to the Year 9 Rugby team who were crowned North Devon Champions on Wednesday 27th March, 2019

2019/20 Academic Year

North Devon Rugby Festival 2020

Date: 28th February 2020

On Friday 28th February Mr Blanchard and Mrs Whiskin took fifteen U13 girls to the North Devon Rugby Festival. In absolutely horrendous conditions, they played...

2014/15 Academic Year

U13’s Girls Rugby Festival

Date: 28th January 2015

Rugby is known for its rough and tough action and girls rugby is no exception! 10 of our Year 7 & 8’s took part in...

2016/17 Academic Year

Girls’ Rugby 2017

Date: 1st March 2017

Date: Wednesday, 1 March, 2017 Well done to the U13’s and the U15’s Girls’ Rugby team. Both teams went to Topsham RFC to represent North...

2016/17 Academic Year

Double Rugby Champions 2017

Date: 4th August 2017

Date: Tuesday, 4 April, 2017 Under 15’s Team Park School boys team are Double Champions and ready to represent North Devon in the County Semi...

2016/17 Academic Year

New School Rugby Team Kit

Date: 14th June 2017

Date: Wednesday, 14 June, 2017 The PE department would like to thank the Friends of Park and Devon Active Sports for their contribution towards the...

2017/18 Academic Year

U14s and U15s in Rugby School Cup Final

Date: 10th January 2018

Date: Wednesday, 10 January, 2018 Match Report byTeam Captain Ryan Smale On Tuesday 9th January, Year 10 rugby team competed in the school cup county...

2018/19 Academic Year

Year 10 Rugby School Cup Champions

Date: 16th January 2018

Date: Tuesday, 16 January, 2018 The year 9 & 10 Rugby School Cup Finals took place at Bideford RFC on Tuesday 16th January. The year...

Swimming

2014/15 Academic Year

Interhouse Swimming Gala Results

Date: 3rd February 2021

It was a fantastic day of competitive swimming. There were some very close races and all the swimmers did their absolute best for their House....

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Sports

Interhouse Swimming Gala 2015 Results

It was a fantastic day of competitive swimming. There were some very close races and ALL the swimmers did their absolute best for their House....

2016/17 Academic Year

Qualified as a Swimming Teacher

Date: 5th June 2017

Date: Monday, 5 June, 2017 Year 11 student Emily Bousted have recently passed and qualified as Level 2 Swimming Teacher with the Swimming Teachers Association....