Parkside School has Rugby teams in Years 7,8,9,10, 11 and has recently established its first two girls teams in Year 7 & 9.
The school plays in the White Rose series rugby festivals ran by the RFU throughout the school year, competing again local schools in the Bradford and Kirklees area. The U15s will play in the local county cup and the national Nat West Cup
As well as rugby in core PE, the school teams train every Friday after school, supported by their partnership clubs, Keighley RUFC, Bradford Bulls & the RFU.
This the school has had success at both individual and team level. Ethan Lawrie has been selected to represent Yorkshire RFU and Leeds Carnegie whilst Keir Welch and Arron Green have been admitted onto the EDRPP talent pathway. Furthermore, the outgoing Y11 team from 2017 are the current West Yorkshire White Rose Champions!
Recent tours have also seen us cross the Irish Sea with a 60 player strong tour of the Isle of man, playing against local schools and clubs.