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Silverdale School Sheffield Unfinished Water Sculpture or Children’s Play Area?

By admin - Last updated: Friday, July 13, 2012

Silverdale School in Sheffield has a strange looking steel sculpture outside its main entrance. The question I and I presume many people ask is what is it ?
It appears to resemble rocks in a stream bed, sort of flowing down the steps, but in my opinion it is missing something crucial and that something is [...]

Key Stage 2 Sats Test Results 2012 for Sheffield, Athelstan School

By admin - Last updated: Friday, July 13, 2012

The target for Key Stage 2 Year 7 (Age 11) is to attain Level 4 Sats results. Sats results of 3 are weaker and of 5 are of a higher achievement.
Primary Schools tend to pass on Sats results to secondary schools, so in my case that will be Silverdale School, Sheffield.
My sats results are 5,4,4,5. [...]

Weight Lifting Strength Training for Silverdale School Sheffield Start

By admin - Last updated: Friday, April 13, 2012

My dad says I need to get stronger before I start Silverdale secondary school in September this year. He says he can more than double my strength by training me on his Powertec leverage multi-system gym.
It is very hard training but worth it if my strength more than doubles in just 5 months.

"I’ll be back" [...]

Getting a Place at Silverdale Secondary School, Sheffield by Adnaan Walayat

By Adnaan - Last updated: Tuesday, April 10, 2012

I will be starting Silverdale School in September this year. The league tables suggest that it ranks as one of Sheffield’s best secondary schools.

This is my quick guide on how to get a place at Silverdale School.
1. Get your parents to buy a house in the catchment area for the school.

2. Make the application for [...]

Athelstan School Sheffield Basket Ball 2011

By Adnaan - Last updated: Tuesday, May 17, 2011

school was in the 2011
Sheffield basketball
tournament. The best basketball school players from each town entered a
Sheffield school
basket ball tournament. There were 4 boy moreover 4 girls. The boys were Liam,
Jake, Mitchell and George; unfortunately I did not make it in to the team.

     Athelstan fantastically won the tournament easily. The man who watched the
tournament said that we were the [...]

School Football

By Adnaan - Last updated: Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Our great school has a lot of fantastic football players, they really good; i do mean it.
One them is mitchel, he was justed given the trophy of manger’s player; how good is that. There’s luke to, he is a great striker moreover he is funny to. There is jamie to, he a good  deffender; one of the best.
    I am [...]

Information About Athelstan Primary School 2009

By Adnaan - Last updated: Saturday, July 18, 2009

Subjects Taught


School Events 2009

Year 1 pirate day
Year 3 viking day
Whole school diversity week 
Whole school science week
Treat Day
Year 6 bugsy malone play
Year 6 reports on athelstan on  tv

Athelstan School Sports Teams

football team
athletics team
dance team


Athelstan Primary School Golden Time activities Chess Club

By Adnaan - Last updated: Saturday, July 18, 2009

In chess club you have to think what pieces you are going to move on the chess board
If you move into check mate  then you lose
Queen is the strongest piece
Chess is like strategy game that makes you think better

Athelstan Primary School Golden Time Lego Club Activity

By Adnaan - Last updated: Saturday, July 18, 2009

Using lego bricks you can make and play with lots of thinks like -
*space ship
you can build anything in your imagination and bring it to life in lego.

Athelstan Primary School Sheffield Ranks 57th Out of 116 on School League Tables

By admin - Last updated: Thursday, July 16, 2009

My school Athelstan ranks 57th out of 116 Sheffield Primary schools, putting it in the middle of the range of all Sheffield schools, but it is the best school for the catchment area where I live.
For instance nearby primary schools rank as follows -
Ballified Primary School – 66th Out of 116
Stradbroke Primary School 71st Out [...]