Skip to content

Gymnasts head to the national finals

Sheffield High School gymnastics teams will, once again, soon be off to the National Schools Gymnastics finals, this time in Stoke-on-Trent. The Under-11 and Under-14 teams came first in the recent regional championships in York and so therefore go forward to represent Yorkshire and Humberside.

The Under-19 A team just missed out on finals qualification finishing in silver medal position and the Under-19 team displayed the strength and depth of gymnastics at Sheffield High by taking the bronze medal.

The Under-11 team for the nationals consists of Emilia Boneham-Hoare, Sephora Ford, Bronwyn North, Lydia Nuttall and Jessica Vega. The Under-14 squad is made up of Scarlett Miskin, Lucy Buchanan, Tianna McKenzie, Emily Wyman, Sophie Akhavan-Hezaveh, Pippa Kelly and Eloise Boneham-Hoare.

This achievement comes just two months after the school’s trampolininsts were crowned national champions in two different age groups.

This year so far, thirty High School pupils have experienced national school finals in Badminton, Gymnastics and Trampolining. In addition the schools Under-19 tennis team competed this week in the Aegon Schools tennis – the penultimate round to the nationals and they have made it to the national finals and the Under-16 rounders team have hopes for national qualification too after winning the Sheffield city tournament.

Related articles

Sheffield Girls October 2019 Lr 259

A celebration of co-curricular activities during lockdown

As well as moving seamlessly to live lessons and guided home learning, we’re thrilled to see so many of our pupils continuing, and exploring new, co-curricular activities. At the start of th…


Sheffield Girls October 2019 Lr 190

A teacher’s perspective of the move to guided home learning, by Sam Duffy.

Sam Duffy is a teacher of English in our Senior School and Regional Advocate for Litdrive South Yorkshire. Sam has written a fantastic piece to share her experience of moving to guided home …

Guided learning

Tues 26Th June 2018 Lr 38

A school update: keeping positive during lockdown at Sheffield Girls’

We may have temporarily closed our doors but we’re not letting that get our spirits down here at Sheffield Girls’. Our move to guided home learning has been smoother than any of us could hav…


Img 6284

A magical day packed full of spellbinding fun for World Book Day 2020!

Pupils at Sheffield Girls’ enjoyed a truly marvellous day in celebration of World Book Day 2020. Girls in the Infant and Junior Schools had a rather dramatic start to the day as they discove…

World book day

See us in action