Category Archives: Competition

Cross Country Races – 2017

Yr 4, 5 and 6 Cross Country Races – at Dulwich Hamlet May 2017 Sometimes you walk into an arena and immediately know you have bitten off more than you can chew. Rather like amateur Christians walking into the Coliseum, the Heber cross country team strode onto the vast green savannah behind Dulwich Hamlet school.  Our 70 runners eyed the opposition without really knowing

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Sports Report by Mr Neve-Dunn

Home Year 6 football match vs Rye Oak Primary School Thursday 26th January On Thursday 26th January South London was frozen, many teachers talked about the great Frost of 1608. Yet it was so dry there was no ice, and the coldness passed deep into the bones. The pre-match warm up was simply to stop team hypothermia. Rather annoyingly the Heber Yr 6 football

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Football Report – Heber vs Dulwich Hamlet

Local Rivals meet – Heber vs Dulwich Hamlet It is always exciting to see children represent the school in a sports fixture for the first time in their life.  They put on the Heber jackets and their faces fill with pride.  Hence there was considerable excitement when the Year 3 girls and boys football team got ready to play afterschool on November 15th.  Adding

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Heber Bake Off

The Heber Bake Off:  report from Mrs Jefford Who is Heber’s star baker? A question that finally, well for this year, has an answer! Before I reveal the winner I just wanted to say a huge thank you to everyone who came and ate copious amounts of cake! The members of staff had created a wide range of ‘bakes’ and the competition was very

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Sports Day

A huge thank you to Year 6 and Mr George who organised and ran sports day this year. Well done to all of the children who took part and represented their teams.


Debate Mate Success!

All year children from Year 6 have been taking part in Debate Mate a national debating competition. Debating allows children to improve their speaking and listening attainment, as well as a range of high order thinking skills and non-cognitive abilities such as confidence, teamwork and leadership. This week was the culmination of lots of hard work and determination throughout the year, that enabled Heber Primary

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Chance to Dance

Two years ago, four children from Heber were accepted onto the Chance to Dance project at The Royal Opera House. Rose and Ellie (4R), Nira (4S) and Jensen ( no longer at Heber) have been taking weekly ballet classes with Royal Ballet teachers ever since This culminated in 3 shows  the Linbury Studio at the Royal Opera House last weekend. They performed in La

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Debate Mate

Debatemate: Report by Albert, Arlo and Amba ( Year 6) On February 2nd 2015, 12 children from Year 6 went to Nomura near London Bridge, (a beautiful building with stunning views) to debate against other schools in the debatemate league. We were split into two teams – Heber A and Heber B and each team had to debate twice. Heber A debated against Fox

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Sport @ Heber – Match Reports

Rugby – Southwark Schools Tag Finals – Southwark Park February 10th 2015 Heber teams nearly win the cup It was a cloudy day without the faintest hint of sunlight; icy winds swept coming from the River Thames swept across Southwark Park.  Eight schools had entered the competition in the hope of winning and being the Southwark representative and the London Youth Games.  Both Heber teams enjoyed playing on

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Heber Sports News

Mr Neve-Dunn has been actively taking children out of school to take part in a number of sporting events so far this term. Here are the sports reports from each event: Hockey – Southwark Schools Finals – GMH Park next to the War Museum It was a mean spirited, dark and dreary day; the rain fell from dawn until dusk.  However the high spirited

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