Swimming and Sports
All children are encouraged to take part in athletics and tabloid sports days dressed in their House colours. In years 3 to 6, the students take part in an annual swimming carnival and have the opportunity to compete in a cross country event. Towards the end of September, a footy day is also held. Students can support their team in a parade and hone their footy skills in a sports session.
Students from Grade Prep to Grade 4, are offered the opportunity to participate in a term of swimming lessons throughout the year. Students develop water confidence and swimming skills with qualified Swimming Instructors in a safe environment.
Students in Grades 3 to 6 participate in an annual Swimming Carnival. Following this event, a Swimming Team is selected to represent Morang South Primary School in competition with schools in the local area. Students also have the opportunity to participate in ‘Zone’ and ‘Regional’ events.
Students in Grades 3 – 6 participate in a school based Cross Country event. A team is chosen to represent our school from this event.
Students in Grades 3 – 6 participate in a school based Athletics Carnival. A team is chosen to represent our school from this event. Successful students may continue on to ‘Zone’ and ‘Regional’ events.
Interschool Sports Competitions
Students in Grades 5 and 6 are given the opportunity to compete against other schools in the district during Interschool Sports. The sports that are offered are Boy’s Football and Girl’s Netball. Teams play over seven week rounds and engage in training sessions each week.
Students in Grade 3 and 4 have the opportunity to participate in a Hooptime basketball competition. Students who express interest in representing our school go through a selection process and a training program before participating in this one day event. If the teams are successful, they have the opportunity to participate in regional finals.