Sheringham Primary School pupils celebrate the year’s successes with songs, a sports day and a summer fair

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Sheringham Primary School pupils had a chance to compete in traditional events including egg and spoon and sack races, at a sports day held on Sheringham High School fields.

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

The youngsters have been gearing up for the start of the summer holidays with a series of events including a summer fair, which raised £3,000 towards a cookery classroom project.

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

They also took part in a lifeboat week which saw crew members host a morning assembly and local group The Shantymen teach children sea-themed songs.

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

The event raised more than £600 for Sheringham RNLI and the North Norfolk Surf Lifesaving Club.

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

School choir members, who last week sang for residents at Halsey House, Cromer, will be performing with the Shantymen this weekend during the town's celebrations marking 150 years of RNLI history.

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant


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Head teacher Sue Brady said: We are proud to support the RNLI in any way we can; they are a vital part of our school community in helping us teach children about keeping safe.

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

'The assemblies they do for the children are always very popular, particularly when two 'willing volunteer' teachers gets to race each other to get into the lifeboat crew clothes; the children literally can't contain their excitement!'

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

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Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Primary School sports day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

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