St Luke's Sport
Welcome to St Luke's Sports Page.
Here you will find up-to-date information about sport and PE in school.
School Games and LLG
St Luke's is a member of LLG Sport. We participate in a variety of different sporting activities in our local area.
We are proud of our development and have raised the profile of P.E and school sport over the past decade. The school has now received the Gold School Games Mark for commitment to sport in school in 2016/17, 2017/18, 2018/19 and after the Framework award during the pandemic in 19/20 and 20/21. We achieved Gold again in 21/22. We are ambitious and want the best for our children, as we look to achieve the Platinum award this year.
Please see our news page for regular updates on school games and LLG performances.
Please visit the Sports Premium page for information on how the School Sports Grant is spent at St Luke's.
At St Luke's we are really proud of our strong links with local sports clubs such as Wigan Athletic, Lancashire County Cricket, Golborne Cricket Club, Ashton Bears Rugby League Club, Tydesley Netball Club and Golborne Hockey Club.
If you would like any more information on these clubs, please speak to Mr Smith or Mr Hardaker.
The Daily Mile
Pupils and staff at St Luke's take part in the Daily Mile every day within the school grounds. The aim of the the Daily Mile is to improve the physical, emotional and social health and well being of all children at school. Alongisde physical health benefits, the Daily Mile has numerous health and wellbeing benefits for all of us, whether we run, jog or walk.
LLG/School Games Schedule and Performances 2022-23
13.10.22 Curling - Well done to our Curling team. Our children from Years 1 and 2 got us off to a great start this year, coming 2nd in the LLG opening competition. Superb effort everyone.
20.10.22 Hockey - A tremendous effort from our year 5/6 Hockey team. With no substitutions, and a tough fixture list, the children battled their way to the final. We faced tough competition through-out, but this was a step too far as we put up a good show. Well done to the whole team, you did the school proud with your Silver medal finish.
2.11.22 Tag Rugby - Event postponed. New date in Spring term.
10.11.22 Fencing - Our run of silver continues. Again, we have placed 2nd in the LLG cluster. What a superb performance from our year 3 and 4 children, as they made their way through 10 other teams to be narrowly beaten on overall points scored. You have done the school proud and continued our successful start to the year.
LLG/School Games Performances 2021-22
A tremendous well done to our Year 5 and 6 football team. The team have trained and participated in regular matches from Septermber, right through to July and as a result have acheived an undefeated season. We are the LLG Football League champions for the third time in the past four years. Well done everyone. We will now play the winners of the ATSA League in the Champions league Final.
22.10.21 - Well done to our Y6 Football team who represented our school at the LLG Kids Cup and made it to the Quarter-Finals.
29.11.21 - Some of our children had the chance to meet Olympian Keeley Hodgkinson and promote their interest in Athletics.
2.12.21 - A huge congratulations to our Hockey team for coming 2nd in the LLG Hockey competition. You have done yourselves and the school proud.
6.12.21 - Some of our children today took part in the inclusion event at Wigan Youth Zone. Children worked with Wigan Athletic, Wigan Warriors and specialist dance coaches to take part in a wide variety of exciting activities.
10.2.22 - Well done to our Year 5 and 6 children, who took part in the Sports Hall athletics competition. You displayed the School Games values and are a credit to our school.
12.5.22 - A massive congratulations to our Year 6 Netball team. The boys and girls worked hard to make their way to the final and become the LLG champions. Well done.
26.5.22 - A wonderful year continues, with our Dodgeball team receiving the Bronze medal at the recent LLG Dodegball competition. Well done everyone.
23.6.22 - Excellent news for our Cricket team, as they triumphed over 7 other teams to become the LLG Cricket champions. We will now take part in the Grand-Final that will be played against the winners of next week's competition.
7.7.22 - The Cricket team claimed a comfortable victory in the Grand-Final and are now Grand Champions. Superb effort and well done to everyone involved.
14.2.22 - Heartbreak for our Football team, as the children narrowly missed out in the inaugural Champions League Final. The team fought hard and showed character, resilience and determination against an excellent oposition.