On Tuesday 9th October, Highnam C of E Primary Academy took part in the cluster cross country race held at Newent School. On a dry, but cold afternoon a team of nineteen took part in four different races. There was a girls and boys year 3/4 race and a girls and boys year 5/6 race.
In the girls' year 3/4 race Rebecca finished in 2nd place, Isabel 3rd and Ella was 5th, In the boys' year 3/4 race Ed finished 1st, Luke was 2nd, Jacob 8th, Jasper 9th, William 11th and Matthew 13th.
In the girls' year 5/6 race Charlotte was 3rd, Kelsey 4th, Abi 5th, Hannah 7th and Isabel 12th. The final race was the boys' year 5/6 race and Haydn was 3rd, Cameron 4th, Alex G 6th, William B 9th and James 11th. The team performed very well and a number of pupils received medals for their efforts and have been selected to represent Newent in the district race later in the year.
Thank you to Mrs Townsend for taking the pupils all the parents who came along to support the team who took the pupils to the race.
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Finally, thank you to Mr Coldridge for the photos.