Sport in Stage 5

Cross Country

 

Years 9 and 10

Stage 5 students are involved in the following sections of sport:

 

Physical Education:

Students participate with success in a range of movement contexts and environments, adapting and transferring their movement repertoire to suit the game at hand.

 

Grade Sport:Boys Cross Country

It is compulsory for all Year 9 students to participate in grade sport.

Year 10 students have the opportunity to select from grade sport or social sports.

 

Carnivals:

All students have the opportunity to participate in the St Ives High School Annual Carnivals (Swimming, Cross Country and Athletics). Dependent on their results in these carnivals students are selected to compete in the progressive carnivals: Zone, Area, CHS/State and Nationals.

 

Knockout Teams:

St Ives High School enters into multiple sports to compete in the Sydney North Knockout Competition. These sports are supported by members of the teaching staff that have interest/expertise in the given sport.

 

Representative Teams:

Students that compete at a high level out of school are given the opportunity to trial for Ku-ring-gai Zone or Sydney North teams. From their students can be selected to play for NSW and possibly at a National level.

 

Coaching:

When a student shows a true interest in a sporting field, every opportunity is ventured with that child to try and achieve all personal goals. This includes giving students to contacts and support to help achieve the coaching course available.