At St Joseph's we provide opportunity for students to participate in sport activities both in class and out of hours sport.
SJH Sports Academy
St Joseph's Hectorville has recently introduced a sports academy which aims to further develop the natural athletic potential and technical ability of many of our students. This program is open to all students with a general athletic and sports specific (netball, soccer, football) program in place.
Physical Education Program
The Sports Program is designed to provide the fundamental movements patterns and skills required for a range of physical activity tasks and sports. The aim to provide opportunity to learn new skills and movements that will prepare and allow understanding and mastery moving into secondary learning. Not only are the key skills and fitness components developed but more importantly key values of teamwork, resilience and responsibility are acquired.
School Sports Teams
St Joseph's offers many sports teams for our 2-7 students to involve themselves in out of school hours. This includes basketball, soccer, netball and cricket. St Joseph's also has an athletics team and swimming teams which have had great success team and also takes part in the European handball and Touch Football carnivals. An Auskick program is run for R-2 students which is a huge success each year.
Throughout the year during school lesson times students are involved in various clinics, these include:
If you would like any further information on any of the sports please see the Sports Department.
Steve Grelli Sport-Coordinator
South Australian Catholic Primary School Sports Association
SACPSSA offers a wide variety of team and individual sports carnivals, students are encouraged to participate and compete in the carnivals held throughout the calendar year.
Click onto the following link to learn more www.sacpssa.org.au
You can view fixtures and game details for various SJH Sporting Teams at the links below: