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ISA Football Qualifiers

19th February 2024

On the 8th of February 2024, the U11 A-team visited St. John’s school for the ISA qualifiers 5-a-side football tournament. In the groups stage we faced some good teams but managed to remain unbeaten throughout. After a tricky group stage, we finished third in our group. But due to the departure of Coopersale Hall School,…

U11 Netball v Gatehouse

10th February 2024

On Friday 9th February, 7 girls from the netball squad travelled to Gatehouse School who were the runners up of the recent ISA National Netball qualifying tournament, to play a friendly netball match. It was a closely contested match with some superb netball and lots of goals from both teams.  Avon House were narrowly beaten…

U11 Swimming Gala v Daiglen

5th February 2024

On Friday 2nd February seven boys and seven girls were chosen to swim in some races against Daiglen school during their weekly swimming lesson at Loughton Leisure centre. All individual races were over 25m, featured three pupils from each school, divided by gender and all four strokes were showcased. Our boys team of Arvin, Keerit,…

ISA London North U11 and U13 Netball Tournament

31st January 2024

Today Avon House hosted the London North U11 and U13 Netball National Qualifying tournaments at Redbridge Sports Centre. Our squad got off to a flying start winning their first 3 matches in the group stages without conceding a goal.  We drew our final match 1-1 and finished top of our group.  We then played St…

U9 Tag Rugby v Loyola

23rd January 2024

Monday afternoon saw our Year 4 team take on Loyola at The Wells. Loyola just pipped Avon House by two matches to one in 3 hard fought matches. Having the slope, wind, and sun in your favour proved the deciding factor in all 3 matches. Tyler and Gabriel proved to be our two most valuable…

U11 ISA London North Table Tennis

22nd January 2024

The boys and girls table-tennis teams applied themselves very well last Thursday at the ISA Table Tennis competition at Kings School, Harpenden. The standard was particularly high with nationally ranked players in both the boys and girls competitions. Easton and Tanure were the best performers in their respective competitions, while everyone else won at least two…

Miler Of the Week

12th January 2024

As part of the Daily Mile, we will now be announcing the ‘Miler of the Week’ in Friday assemblies. The Miler of the Week can be awarded to a pupil for many reasons, from achieving a personal best fastest lap to showing perseverance to improve their fitness levels. It gives us great pleasure to announce…

New School Hall Floor

11th January 2024

Year 2 Herons made sure the School Hall floor repaint that took place over the Christmas holidays was up to scratch as they took part in their gymnastics lesson this morning. The children took part in various gymnastic techniques which worked on their balancing and coordination skills.

What A Racket

14th December 2023

The Racketball finals day was held on the last Wednesday of term. The eight regular attendees had been whittled down to 4 finalists after a 3-week round robin on Thursday afternoons. The 3rd and 4th place play off saw Bailey (6NH) use his power game to defeat Adam (6NH) 15/9. The final saw Issa (6JM) defeat…

U11 Football v The Wells

12th December 2023

AHS made the short trip to Wells Primary School last week to play an U11 Football match. Avon House claimed an emphatic 12-2 win, with 6 goals from Issa (6JM). The boys passed the ball well in their team and rode late first-half pressure from their opponents to remain in control throughout. We hope to…