House Captain News

House teams

Mengham Junior School uses a house system to reward children and add to our community feel.  

In order to earn points for their team, children across the school are encouraged to follow the school’s behaviour code.   

House points are also awarded during special events such as DT challenge, during which the children from all year groups get together to compete in house teams to complete an egg related challenge! 

Sports day is also another opportunity for children to earn a significant number of house points for their team, often resulting in an exciting shuffle of the leader board. When they reach year 6, they are given the opportunity to put themselves forward as captains and vice captains.  

Candidates are required to give a speech to their team in an effort to win their votes.  It is the children of the house teams responsibility to elect captains who demonstrate excellent leadership qualities: enthusiasm, motivation, sportsmanship, communication and perseverance.  

As well as modelling excellent behaviour to the rest of the school house captains and vice captains are responsible for counting house points and announcing results in our celebration assemblies, leading P.E and games based activities at lunchtime.


Nelson - Yellow

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Shackleton - Red

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Ainslie - Blue

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MacArthur - Green



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House Points - Summer 2017

Nelson  587

Shackleton  590

Ainslie  617

MacArthur  687

 

House Points - Spring 2017

Nelson  1301

Shackleton  1471

Ainslie  1252

MacArthur  1224

 

House Points - Autumn 2016

Nelson  2984

Shackleton  2816

Ainslie  2784

MacArthur  3225

 

House Points Totals for 2015 - 2016

Nelson  3729

Shackleton  3578

Ainslie  3443

MacArthur  3907

 

House Points Totals for 2014 - 2015

Nelson  3927

Shackleton  4086

Ainslie  3967

MacArthur  3709