Search

Sport Relief: Rokeby School enjoy week of activities

14:52 21 March 2014

The boys eagerly awaiting the cake sale

The boys eagerly awaiting the cake sale

Archant

Rokeby School have been getting into the Sport Relief spirit all week with a variety of fun events.

The student winner’s entry by Y9 student Wadhatullah ZakieThe student winner’s entry by Y9 student Wadhatullah Zakie

Boys at the Barking Road school spent their PE lessons running a mile, while today they swapped their school uniform for something red.

The school also held their own ‘bake off’, where students and staff created their own sporting-themed cakes.

They were judged at lunchtime, with year 9 pupil Wadhatullah Zakie crowned student champion, and then sold off to raise even more money.

Food technology teacher Ruby Koomson said: “I am amazed at the standard of the cakes.

“Some of the boys have worked so hard on their presentation skills to make the cakes fit the sports theme.

“It was also good to see so many entries by staff and I’m sure the boys will enjoy eating them.”

The school have so far raised £500 and will add the cake sale proceeds to the total before handing it over to the charity.

0 comments

Latest Newham News Stories

14:28
A house in Churlston Avenue, Upton Park, is alleged to be a brothel

Angry neighbours say that a brothel is operating from a house in their street in Upton Park.

Ken Clark
11:17
Jay Laskar wields his weapons of choice during his 24-hour charity gaming marathon

A devoted gamer who completed a marathon 24 hours at the screen has raised hundreds of pounds for cancer charity Macmillan.

FIFA
07:00
Jenny Duval and Danielle Chin by their coffee stand outside Manor Park station

A pair of friends in charge of a coffee stall outside a train station say they are enjoying “huge success”.

Sunderland
Yesterday, 19:02
Wreaths are laid at the gravestone of Jack Cornwall

The heroism of of John ‘Travers’ Cornwell VC is to be marked with a new commemorative stone in East Ham.

Robin

Newsletter Sign Up

Most read news

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Competitions

Win a BMW 1 series

There are fewer cars currently on the market more stylish and exciting than the BMW. Known all over the world as one of the best car manufacturers, the BMW is renowned for sleek designs and fantastic high quality workmanship.

Read more
Kindle 7 inch tablet

Are you looking for a brand new gadget to help you stay connected on the go and make that long journey home a bit more entertaining? Look no further. MyOffers is giving you the chance to win 1 of 50 Kindle Fire 7” Display Tablets! That’s 50 times more chances to win, so hurry up and enter our competition today and you could be one of our lucky winners!

Read more

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Newham Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe