House Competitions

 

House System Overview

Christ’s students are assigned to four houses: Attenborough, Dickens, Elizabeth and Turing. The four houses are named after notable Great Britons who are connected with Richmond. Throughout the year the Houses compete for the Swinburne Trophy which is awarded to the House that achieves the most House academic points. House points are awarded by each department. They are awarded to students for excellence in the classroom and homework. Staff aim to award 2-3 House points per lesson. House points are logged on line by the staff. Heads of Year and Tutors  monitor these points and hold reward and celebration assemblies. Houses compete for the Greenwood Shield in sports, and we have Winter and Summer sports days which are run in Autumn and Summer terms.

Aims:

  1. To provide each student with the opportunity to participate in a House Competition across all departments and on a whole school level.

  2. To help students develop personal qualities of leadership, courage, integrity, resilience and determination

  3. To enable students to make a positive contribution to their community and to society as a whole

The attached document provides details of all the department House competitions for the academic year 2021.22. Points are awarded for participation and winning a House Competition.

 

Houses Date  
House Competitions 2021 27th Sep 2021 Download
  • 08:26 PM - 23rd November, 2021 WIN; Year 10/11 Boys Basketball beat GC 67-64 in a hotly contested Borough League game. Perseverance paid off in the end - MMU/HGO epic MVP on play and leadership! Read more
  • 07:04 PM - 22nd November, 2021 YEAR 8/9 BASKETBALL: Fantastic team performance by the girls tonight. Christ’s 41 - 3 Orleans Park MVP: Kaziah M Read more
  • 10:12 PM - 21st November, 2021 The closing date for Christmas tree orders is 11.55pm this Tuesday 23rd November! £10 from each tree purchased when naming 'Christ's School' comes to the PSA. Read more Read more
  • 11:19 AM - 17th November, 2021 Congratulations to the ⁦⁩ U14 boys basketball team who won the borough competition. They will now go forward to represent Richmond in the next round Read more
  • 11:19 AM - 17th November, 2021 WIN; Year 10/11 Boys Basketball beat RPA 64-40 in yesterday’s Borough League Game! MVP Harry G/Milo M Read more