Faculties - Term 1 2018 Sport

 

   Term 1 2018 Sports

The following is a list of sports on offer for Term 1 2018.

 

Sports requiring payment to the School Office can be paid online via the school's website.

When making an online payment, please select "Sport" and
type in the sport you are paying for in the payment description.
Payments can also be made in person at the school's office.
 
Sports with a weekly venue fee require students to pay in cash at the venue.

 Please refer to the Quick Reference Guide or vist our Sports Choices FAQ page if you have any issues or questions.

 

Year 7

Aquatics Program

Year 7 will be participating in a Compulsory Aquatics Program, commencing Wednesday 31st January 2017 and every following Wednesday. The program aims to increase water confidence, swimming ability and teach essential lifesaving and survival skills. Students will complete a mandatory Department of Education water test and then split into groups based on ability.

Weeks 1-4, students will be bused to Aqua Stars Swim Centre (non-swimmers and weak swimmers), Eastlakes Swim Centre (lower to middle ability swimmers) and Mereweather Baths (competent swimmers). After week 4, all competent swimmers will be go to Speers Point swimming pool.
 
The cost of the program is $70, inclusive of pool entry and bus fees. Payment is to be made in full or installments to the School office by Wednesday 28th February.
 
A copy of the information and permission note can be downloaded here.
 
 

 

Years 8 to Year 10 

A copy of the information note can be downloaded here.

Free Sports

School Sport Rotation
Students will be placed into groups and rotate between various school based sports such as soccer, touch football, AFL, netball, basketball, volleyball, softball and table tennis.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Nil
Venue: School Grounds
Cost: Nil
Transport: Nil
Max Students: Unlimited
 
Walking
Students will walk as a group around various venues including the school cross country course, Hillsborough, Cardiff and Warners Bay areas.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Nil
Venue: Various routes to and from school
Cost: Nil
Transport: Nil
Max Students: 40
 
 
Sports with a Venue Fee
Archery Attack
Archery Attack is a tagging style game where students shoot custom designed foam tipped arrows both at targets, and most excitingly at each other. The students will learn how to shoot before dodging in and around inflatables to eliminate the opposition.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Nil
Venue: School Grounds
Cost: $7 per week, equates to $70 for the term
Payment: Weekly at Venue
Transport: Nil
Max Students: 60
 
Tennis
Students will learn tennis skills and rules. They will play minor tennis games and compete in a tennis tournament for house points.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Nil
Venue: Cardiff Tennis Academy
Cost: $5 per week, equates to $50 for the Term
Payment: Weekly at Venue
Transport: Walk
Max Students: 30
 
Girls Self Defence *Back by Demand*
4th Dan female Regional Shim Jang instructor Joanne Dovey will take students through a self-defence program where they will learn to defend themselves against attackers, improve their fitness, confidence, learn to work together and respect each other.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Nil
Venue: Ulinga Community Hall
Cost: $80 for the Term
Payment: Paid in full or installments to the School office by Friday 16th February
Transport: Walk
Max Students: 30 (minimum 10 students)
 
 
 
Sports with a Travel Fee
Beach Sports
Students will participate in various sports such as beach volleyball, cricket, touch football, soccer, ultimate frisbee and capture the flag.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Nil
Venue: Nobby’s Beach
Cost: $50 Bus fare per term
Payment: Paid in full or installments to the School office by Friday 16th February
Transport: Bus
Max Students: 30
 
 
Sports with a Travel and Weekly Venue Fee
 
Fitness "Fresh"
A qualified instructor will take students through modified resistance training workouts using barbells, elastic bands, skipping ropes, rowing machines and body-weight exercises.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Nil
Venue: Fresh CrossFit Cardiff
Cost: $50 Bus fare per term + $7 per week, equates to $120 for the Term
Payment: $50 Bus fare paid in full or installments to the School office by Friday 16th February. $7 weekly venue fee paid at venue
Transport: Bus
Max Students: 30
 
Ice Skating *Back by Demand*
Students will be allowed to skate on the ice rink for at least 60 minutes.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Basic ice confidence
Venue: Hunter Ice Skating Stadium, Warners Bay
Cost: $50 Bus fare per term + $8 per week, equates to $130 for the Term
Payment: $50 Bus fare paid in full or instalments to the School office by Friday 16th February. $8 weekly venue fee paid at venue
Transport: Bus
Max Students: 60
 
Indoor Soccer
Students will participate in Indoor Soccer skills with inter sports house competitoins.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Teamwork
Venue: Charlestown Indoor Sports Centre
Cost: $50 Bus fare per term + $5 per week, equates to $100 for the Term
Payment: $50 Bus fare paid in full or installments to the School office by Friday 16th February. $5 weekly venue fee paid at venue.
Transport: Bus
Max Students: 30
 
Learn to Surf *Back by Demand*
Learn to surf with Newcastle’s most experienced surf school! Newcastle surf school is the longest running surf school in the Newcastle and Lake Macquarie area. Students will be accompanied by qualified and professional surf instructors who provide wetsuits, surfboards and in the water coaching. All you need is your swimmers.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Nil
Venue: Nobby’s Beach
Cost: $130 for the term. Includes coaching, wetsuits and surfboards.
Payment: Paid in full or instalments to the School office by Friday 16th February
Transport: Bus
Max Students: 25
 
MMA Fight Fitness *New*
Students will participate in a fight style strength and conditioning class run by the qualified instructors at Alpha MMA in Cardiff. The lessons will encourage teamwork, promote confidence and respect for one another using Mixed Martial Arts training techniques and philosophy.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Nil
Venue: Alpha MMA, Cardiff
Cost: $130 for the term
Payment: Paid in full or instalments to the School office by Friday 16th February
Transport: Bus
Max Students: 60
 
Red Alert Laser Tag
Students will participate in two large games of Laser Tag with rest breaks in between. Red Alert Laser Tag offers an expirence like no other with a purpose built playing arena and state-of-the-art equipment.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Nil
Venue: Red Alert Laser Tag, Warners Bay
Cost: $50 Bus fare per term + $7 per week, equates to $120 for the Term
Payment: $50 Bus fare paid in full or installments to the School office by Friday 16th February. $7 weekly venue fee paid at venue.
Transport: Bus
Max Students: 30
 
Trampoline & Gymnastics
Students will undergo expert tuition by coaches and our very own Australian Representative Trampolinist, Mr. Swadling.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Nil
Venue: Gateshead Gymnastics Centre
Cost: $50 Bus fare per term + $7 per week, equates to $120 for the Term
Payment: $50 Bus fare paid in full or installments to the School office by Friday 16th February. $7 weekly venue fee paid at venue.
Transport: Bus
Max Students: 60
 
Weights Anytime Fitness
A qualified instructor will orientate students with the equipment and provide a basic program to work through or they can work on their own program.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Minimum age 14
Venue: Anytime Fitness, Warners Bay
Cost: $50 Bus fare per term + $7 per week, equates to $120 for the Term
Payment: $50 Bus fare paid in full or installments to the School office by Friday 16th February. $7 weekly venue fee paid at venue.
Transport: Bus
Max Students: 20
 
Weights Genetics
A qualified instructor will orientate students with the equipment and provide a basic program to work through or they can work on their own program.
Qualification and/or Skills Required: Minimum age 14
Venue: Genetics, Warners Bay
Cost: $50 Bus fare per term + $7 per week, equates to $120 for the Term
Payment: $50 Bus fare paid in full or installments to the School office by Friday 16th February. $7 weekly venue fee paid at venue.
Transport: Bus
Max Students: 20
 
 
Last Updated: 20 November 2017

 

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