Year 6 English Challenge

Annual English competition for Year 6 children

Year 6 English Challenge

The Year 6 English Challenge is an annual competition for teams of four children.  The English Challenge has been running for a number of years and has proven to be a popular event with over 100 schools participating every year. To find out more about the Year 6 English Challenge, scroll through the images below:

Upcoming Heats

Heat 1
Tuesday 25th September
Burwell Primary
Heat 2
Wednesday 26th September
Peckover Primary Academy, Wisbech
Heat 3 Thursday 27th September Holme C of E Primary
Heat 4 Tuesday 2nd October The Bellbird Primary, Sawston
Heat 5 Wednesday 3rd October The Lantern Primary, Ely
Heat 6
Thursday 4th October
Stukeley Meadows Primary, Huntingdon
Heat 7
Monday 8th October
Teversham Primary, Cambridge
Heat 8
Wednesday 10th October
The Round House Primary, St Neots
Heat 9
Monday 15th October
Trumpington Meadows, Cambridge
Heat 10
Wednesday 17th October
Ditton Lodge Primary, Newmarket
Heat 11
Thursday 18th October
Jeavons Wood Primary, Cambourne
Heat 12
Monday 29th October
Wheatfields Primary, St Ives
Heat 13
Tuesday 30th October
Westwood Primary, March
Heat 14
Wednesday 31st October
Girton Glebe Primary, Cambridge

 The FInal will be held at Ely Cathedral on Wednesday 5th December 2018.

If you'd like to find out more about the English Challenge or if you would like to enter a team into the competition, contact Emma Fuller (lead English and Maths Adviser) by emailling

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