Lea Valley Schools’ Sports Association
Tuesday, April 8th 2008
Wodson Park, Ware – 4.30pm
Broxbourne, Sheredes, SBS, Goffs, Cheshunt, Richard Hale, St Mary's, Turnford,
Chauncy, Freeman College, Presdales, Debbie Evans, Dave Rice, Jayne Jarvis, Janette
Wood, TBSHS, Sele,
None were received
Katie Coppitters has stepped down and Cheryl Goodchild has now been appointed!
Athletics Opportunities - Dave Rice
LVSSA were runners up in east of England ‘partnerships' section for work with Herts Phoenix.
Indoor champs were successful this year and hope this can continue and develop next year
14th April - Officials Refresher Course 4pm @ Wodson Park. Will be free of charge and will only be 1½ hours
20th May - Yr 8-11 Trials for Herts County Multi Events @ Stevenage
14th June Herts School Champs @ Watford
Look on Herts Schools website for further info
Combined Events - 18th June - yr 7, 2nd July - yr 8 & 9. @ Wodson Park 4 pupils per team per gender
Nikki Morris - 8th July
Steven Moore - 15th July
Both were very well attended last year and were both very successful days
Yr 7/9 Friendlies - Dave Butterfield
Yr 7 & 9 - 21st May @ Wodson Park
11th June @ Wodson Park
Yr 8s can compete with yr 9 but preference to yr 9
Competition Managers - Debbie Evans
1 overall Manager and 6 Competitions Managers who will look after 2 partnerships
RU, RL, SW, TT, CR, FB, TE, ATH & Disability will be the focused sports
Trying to increase involvement for those who do not currently take part and in the new sports as designated by the partnership
Extending Activities Funding - Jayne Jarvis
Focusing on semi sporty pupils. The aim is to get these pupils up to 5 hours
National School Sports Week - Janette Wood
Possibly organise extra things, invite press in to showcase what you are doing in schools
Any questions should be directed to the PDM
District Champs - Dave Butterfield
Download the entry forms from the LVSSA website - deadline 22nd April
New Curriculum - Roy Tucker
RT gave out KS3 & KS4 booklets for use by the association
RT asked for comments on the website
If information needs to be put on the website then Dave is currently doing this but competition managers will be asked to put their own information on the website
There is a facility for photos to be uploaded, parental consent may be needed - possibly through individual schools websites
Affiliations 08/09 - Debbie Evans
Affiliation forms will be on the website.
Schools will need to download the form and bring it to the meeting in Sept with a cheque!
Logo Design Competition - Roy Tucker
Schools are being asked for pupils to design a logo for the LVSSA.
1st Prize - £50 sports vouchers
2nd Prize - £25 sports voucher
3rd Prize - £10 sports voucher
RT gave information to all dept.
Football AGM - 9th June 2008 @ Sheredes 4pm. Must have a male and female rep at the meeting or your schools will not be able to take part
Herts Youth Games - 10th & 11th May @ Herts Uni
4th June - 7 & 8 @ Sele
5th June - 9 & 10 @ Sele
Please send Matt (Turnford) any outstanding league basketball results.
PE conference 1st May - WDC
Date of Next Meeting
Next meeting AGM - 8th September 2008 4.30pm @ Wodson Park