At Shenley we are fully committed to providing opportunities for students of all abilities. We do this through a variety of different types of activities ranging from sports fixtures for selected students to sports clubs and intra-school competitions for all who wish to be involved.
We work hard at delivering a sustainable programme of sport and have been recognised over a period of time for our excellent provision with a variety of awards and projects. These include:
Youth Sport Trust – Gold partner status
Youth Sport Trust Award for outstanding intra-school sport
School Games Mark – Silver award
DfE Sports Case Study of high achieving schools in sport
Sports clubs are open to all students not just those who are selected for school teams.
|Indoor Athletics||Years 7-8|
|Ultimate Frisbee||Years 9-10|
|Fitness Sessions||All Years|
|Active Futures||Targeted Students|
External coaching including satellite clubs
|Indoor Athletics||Winter training satellite club|
|Athletics||Summer training satellite club|
Inter-school sport and fixtures
At Shenley, we compete across a range of sports that are listed below. Fixtures are played in local school leagues and cups, regional competitions, the Birmingham school games qualifying tournaments and city finals.
|Football||KNSB SFA Championship
All Birmingham Cup (boys)
West Midlands Cup (girls)
Birmingham School Games
|Cross-country||Host South Birmingham Championships
West Midlands Championships for qualified athletes
|Netball||Kings Norton District League
Kings Norton Tournaments
|Indoor Athletics||Birmingham School Games - qualifiers and city finals|
|Badminton||Birmingham School Games - qualifiers and city finals|
|Table-tennis||Birmingham School Games - qualifiers and city finals|
|Handball||Birmingham School Games - qualifiers and city finals|
|Indoor Rowing||Birmingham School Games - qualifiers and city finals|
|Rounders||Birmingham School Games - qualifiers and city finals|
|Athletics||South Birmingham Trials
West Midlands Championships for qualifed athletes
South Birmingham Team Championships
Birmingham School Games - qualifiers and city finals
Intra-school sport and fixtures
As a faculty we organise and run an extensive programme of intra-school sport competition for which we have previously won a Youth Sport Trust award. The aim of it is to give every student the opportunity of playing competitive sport. Each tournament is open to all students regardless of ability.
Shenley Academy are keen to promote their sports news twitter account. This will allow followers to keep up to date with sports competitions, results and key information regarding the school sports teams. It will also include information on the Shenley School Games partnership.
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