The children are sorted into 'Teams' when they join Heybridge Primary School in Early Years Foundation Stage. The four teams are:
The children chose the names of the teams themselves, focusing on 'Inspirational British People'.
The children can earn team points for a variety of reasons including exceptional behaviour, outstanding work, good citizenship and personal achievements. Every fortnight the points are totalled up and the winning team captains are presented with the Team Trophey in the Head Teachers Celebration Assembly.
The teams are represented by a colour and two captains which are elected by their peers. This year they are:
Frank and Faith captain Nightingale (Yellow)
Lily and Aimee captain Shakespeare (Red)
Harry and Adam capatain Pankhurst (Blue)
Ruby and Ella captain Darwin (Green)