We love taking part in sporting activities and events in KPS! Thanks to Ross Stewart from Inverclyde Active Schools, we have a huge range of lunchtime and after-school clubs on offer. This term (October 2019)…..we are offering the following clubs…
P5-7 Netball, P3-4 Dance, P5-7 Athletics, P5-7 Girls Football, P5-7 Boys Football, P5-6 Foragers/Orienteering), P1 Multi-Sports, P2 & P3 Tennis and P4-5 Archery!
The children compete at a variety of sporting events…..these include Netball & Basketball tournaments and Cross Country.
We have developed community links to support our sporting skills…..thanks to Kilmacolm Tennis Club, Kilmacolm Golf Club, Kilmacolm Bowling Club and Belville Community Gardens who run lunchtime and after school clubs in KPS.
The children take part in lots of activities which develops their Health and Wellbeing…..
The P1 children took part in a special yoga class!
KPS is a Rights Respecting School (Silver Award)
Article 15 – Every child has the right to meet with other children and to join groups and organisations, as long as this does not stop other people from enjoying their rights.
Article 24 – Every child has the right to the best possible health. Governments must work to provide good quality health care, clean water, nutritious food and a clean environment so that children can stay healthy. Richer countries must help poorer countries achieve this.
Article 28 – Every child has the right to an education. Primary education must be free. Secondary education must be available for every child. Discipline in schools must respect children’s dignity. Richer countries must help poorer countries achieve this.
Article 29 – Education must develop every child’s personality, talents and abilities to the full. It must encourage the child’s respect for human rights, as well as respect for their parents, their own and other cultures, and the environment.
Article 31 – Every child has the right to relax, play and take part in a wide range of cultural and artistic activities.