John Muir, Stewartry Rugby Development Officer, will be visiting Primarys starting in March to tie in the the Rugby Clubs Mini Season. John will be looking to give you the schools 4 weeks of rugby during their PE time. And a chance to play against other schools in a festival at the end of the 4 weeks.
These are the Schools which have asked John to come in and have confirmed the dates.
Castle Douglas Primary School - 18th February 2011
Crossmichael Primary School - 1st March 2011
Springholm Primary School - 1st March 2011
Gelston Primary School - 2nd March 2011
Hardgate Primary School - 3rd March 2011
Festival - 1st April 2011
Gatehouse Primary School - 18th April 2011
Kells Primary School - 18th April 2011
Dalry Primary School - 19th April 2011
Twynholm Primary School - 20th April 2011
Borgue Primary School - 21st April 2011
Kikrcudbright Primary School - 21st April 2011
Festival - 20th May 20011
Dalbeattie Primary School - 23rd May 2011
St Peters Primary School - 23rd May 2011
Kirkgunzeon Primary School - 25th May 2011
Colvend Primary School - 25th May 2011
Auchencairn Primary School - 26th May 2011
Palnackie Primary School - 26th May 2011
Festival - 17th June 2011
Castle Douglas Primary School took part in the Food Standards Agency/Scottish Rugby Union Healthy Eating project
They received 3 weeks of Food Hygiene and 3 weeks of Healthy Eating education in class-room based lessons. Each lesson was accompanied by a Rugby Session in which kids will needed to answer questions on what they have learned during the project as well as enjoying fun Rugby Games.
Each child received a goody bag and the school will receive rugby kit to continue rugby in their school.
The programme started on 18th February 2011 and finished with the rugby festival on the 6th May.