Term 4 is sure to be a fast paced, action packed term, with plenty of sporting action. There has been a lot of exciting work done over the break, with our new hall progressing quickly and our oval being renovated and top dressed over. We have made some adjustments to our program to allow the oval time to recover (Please see below). This term we have an array of sport on offer, including Track and Field, Sailing, Basketball, Table Tennis, Cricket, Swimming and Aquathlon, to name just a few. It’s time to top of, what’s been a wonderful year. Term 4’s fridge facts are available online, along with a contact list for the relevant sporting activities. A few notes;
All information relating to Term 4’s co-curricular programs can be found on prepbook on the sports folder in the Term 4 Enrolment Forms page.
Please note the change in venue for Football Academy for Monday and Thursdays starting Thursday 5 October.
Preschool: coaches will pick up from classrooms and training will be outside the Year 2/3 classrooms. Parents to pick up students from the Year 2/3 classrooms.
Reception and Year 1: coaches will pick up students from classroom and walk them to the Senior School – boat shed ovals. Parent to pick up from Boat shed oval.
Year 2 – Year 6: coaches will meet students at 3.30pm in the Pearce Theatre and walk them to the Senior School – boat shed ovals. Parents to pick up from Boat shed oval.
House cricket will take place during week 6 & 7 (Wednesdays 8th November, Friday 10th November and Wednesday 15th November), starting at 3.45 – 5.15pm at River Oval Pitches, behind the Annand Theatre, TSS Senior School. Team selection to Mr Egan by Friday 3rd November, see Housemaster and House captain for details.
GPS Cricket Trials take place during week 4 & 5 (Wednesday 25th October and Wednesday 1st November), starting at 3.45 – 5.15pm at Boatshed Oval, first two ovals on the left hand side of the Senior School.
Further information will go onto Prepbook.
In week 5, 6 and 7 our year’s K-R, 1-3. 4-6 respectively will take part in an intense swimming timetable. An information letter will be sent out by the end of week 1, Term 4, outlining the program.
If you would like to sign up for the competition please see Mrs Schroder by Friday 13th October.
Sailing starts next Tuesday, 10th October @ TSS Senior School Boatshed. Mr Massey and Mr Newton are coordinating the program that runs throughout Term 4, on Tuesdays and Saturdays. The program is now full.
Prep School Track Trials @ TSS Snr Oval – Friday, 6th October
Learn to Sail Starts @ TSS Boat Shed – Tuesday 10th October
Year 1-3 Basketball Skills Program @ TSS Prep Courts – Wednesday 11 October register on parent lounge
Internal Basketball Competition @ TSS Prep Courts – Friday 13th October register on parent lounge
Junior GPS Track and Field Championships – Thursday 19th October
T20 State Championships – Friday 20th October
King’s School Touring Fixtures (Tennis / Cricket) – Friday 20th October
South Coast Triathlon – Sunday 5th November
South Coast Aquathlon – Tuesday 7th November (TBC)
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