News 2018-19

Yr2 Cross Country Event @ Townley Park

Well done to all our Yr2 runners who put in an excellent performance at the cross country event at Townley Park. Some magnificent results were produced including a gold medal winning run from Millie Riley in the girls race. The final results were: Millie (1st), Isla (27th), Tilly (33rd), Phoebe (64th), Bobby (42nd) & Oliver (71st).


 Yr2 Orienteering at Townley Park



Yr5/6 Cross Country at Townley Park

The final results were:

Rio Kenton 40th, Jack Marsters 75th, Isla Hodglinson 45th, Amelia Hill (60th) and Alex McNally 72nd

KS1 Space Invaders & Balloon Tennis Festivals

Well done to our KS1 children at these games festivals for the first time, great work guys!


Yr3/4 Football Friendlies 


St Leonard's 0-0 CTK

St Leonard's 1-1 Mary Mags

Yr5 Level 2 Bikeability

Well done to our 23 Yr5 children who completed the Level 2 Award over two grueling days of riding on the yard then progressing onto the streets and roads around school. 


Girls Football Friendly

St Mary Mags 1-1 St Leonard's

Yr5/6 Boys 'B' Team Friendly Event

Well done to the Yr5/6 boys 'B' team who showed great promise at this event, improving throughout with 4 boys playing for the first time at a competition.

Multi Sports Festival at Prairie Sports Village

Well done to Samantha, Poppie, Kyle and Olly from Willow Class who took part in the Burnley Leisure Sports Event at the Prairie. The children got to take part in lots of activities including Archery, Crazy Golf, Football and Cricket.


Burnley Girls Football Competition at Turf Moor

Well done to our girls who won the bronze medal at the Yr3/4 girls event at Turf Moor. For most of the girls it was their first time playing competitively which is a magnificent effort, super stuff!

Yr3/4 Football Friendly Event

Well done to our boys who played 7 quickfire matches at the Padiham Schools Event. The team played really well winning 3, drawing 3 and losing just 1 match throughout. Top work guys!

U11s Premier League Kids Cup

Well done to our boys who played 4 games at the BFC competition (W2/D1/L1) finishing in runners up position. 

Hartley Cup Football

Round 1- St Leonard's 2-1 Rosewood

Round 2 - St Leonard's 1-2 St Augustine's

Padiham Sports Hall Athletics Qualifiers

A huge well done to our Yr5/6 Athletes who have qualified for the borough finals in December. The team performed brilliantly in running, throwing and jumping events. 

Yr3/4 Football Friendlies 

St Leonard's 1-0 Holy Trinity

St Leonard's 0-2 Mary Mags

Yr3/4 'B' Team Football

Well done to our boys who have played for school for the first time:

St Leonard's 1-2 Mary Mags

St Leonard's 3-0 Holy Trinity

KS2 Club Gymnastics Competition

Well done to our girls who did brilliantly at the Burnley Schools Club Gymnasts Event at the BEST Centre. The results were:

Level 1 Event 

Charlie Plant (1st), Ebony Bleasdale (5th), Mia Brunton (14th)

Level 2 Event

Caitlen Brooks -Heywood (3rd), Amelia Hill (4th)

KS1 Gymnastics Key Steps Event

Congratulations to our Yr2 Gymnasts who were crowned Burnley Schools Champions at the BEST Centre. The children performed brilliantly on both floor and vault to scoop lots of medals!:

Team Event - Overall GOLD

Boys Individual - Kailan Cock BRONZE

Girls Individual - Faye Lawson SILVER 

Borough Sports Hall Athletics Finals

Congratulations to our Yr5/6 Athletics team who finished in SILVER medal position in the Borough Finals (our highest ever!) at Sir John Thursby College.

Burnley FC Matchday Experience - BFC v Liverpool

12 very lucky children had the opportunity to attend the recent Burnley v Liverpool Premier League match at Turf Moor.  The group had a fantastic evening training before the match, playing on the pitch at half time and watching an exciting game. Many thanks to Mr Gaukroger, Mr Simm and Mr Deakin for taking the children.

Santa Fun Run

A record ‘Santa Fun Run’ this morning (21st Dec) at Memorial Park with over 100 runners including 91 KS2 Children (and Pudsey the dog!) taking part! Well done everyone and Merry Christmas!!!


Yr 4 Basketball 

Well done to our Yr4 children who took part in the Padiham Schools friendly event at Shuttleworth College.

Yr3/4 Girls Football


St Leonard's 4-0 Holy Trinity (Goals Lexie Chesworth & Megan Hobson)

St Leonard's 0-2 Mary Mags 

Yr3 Tee-Ball

Congratulations to Jacob, Isla, Annabelle & Louie who did brilliantly at the Burnley Schools Tee-Ball Festival. The team showed excellent striking and fielding skills, winning a certificate for their efforts!

Yr5/6 Boys 'B' Team Football


St Leonard's 3-1 Holy Trinity (Goals: Max Cunnigham, Jack Atkinson, Paul Cowburn)

St Leonard's 1-0 Mary Mags (Paul Cowburn)

Yr3/4 Gymnastics Competition

Congratulations to our Yr4 Gymnasts who were crowned Burnley Schools Gymnastics Champions at the Best Centre. The team performed brilliantly, executing their floor and vault routines perfectly. Well done also to Joshua who picked up silver in the boys individual category.

KS1 Athletics Event @ Shuttleworth College

Well done to our KS1 athletics team who finished in a brilliant 4th place. Also a big well done to Phoebe, Isla and Millie who all won individual medals!

Tag Rugby Events 

This half term we have attended 3 separate rugby events with different children representing the school at each one. All the teams performed brilliantly, putting their skills picked up in PE into practice.


Yr3/4 Cross Country @ Townley Park

Well done to all our runners who competed!

 Contact Rugby Sessions

We have recently had 37 Yr5/6 boys and girls taking part in the English Rugby Union Core Values scheme. The scheme helps the children take the step from tag rugby to full contact and they thoroughly enjoyed it!


Yr5 Sports Festival

Our children got to try their hands at lots of different activities including dodgeball & crazy golf and had a great time!