Sporting Activities

Sporting Activities

George Street Normal School offers a wide range of sporting opportunities for children at school and outside the school in after school and weekend competitions. Before each season begins children are notified of the options available and teams are made up of those interested where there are sufficient numbers.

TERM 1
Cricket Girls Smash Cricket - Monday 4:00pm
Years 4-6
$20 per term uniform hire
Flippa Ball Sunday at Moana Pool
Years 3-6
$35 per term (plus pool entry)
Rippa Rugby Monday after school at the Edgar Centre                                                                
Years 4-6
$20 uniform hire/$2 each week entry
Touch Rugby Thursday after school at the Oval.
Years 4- 6
$20 uniform hire / $10 fees per term
TBall Saturday morning at Bathgate Park.
Years 1-5
$20 uniform hire / $25 fees
TERM 2
Hockey

Wednesday at the McMillan Turf.                               
Bolts (Yr 3/4) Wednesday 12:30 practice Tennis courts.   Sticks (Yr 5/6) Wednesday 12:30 practice Tennis courts.  Thunder (Yr 5/6) Monday 4-5pm practice Tennis Courts.  Strikers (Yr 3/4) Friday 12:30 practice Tennis courts.  $41 fees / $20 uniform hire or $50 Uniform purchase

Miniball Thursday after school at the Edgar Centre.     Practices Tuesdays 1:00pm to 1:30pm Miniball Court or Hall
Years 3- 6
$40 fees / $15 uniform hire
Football/Soccer 12:30     Tuesday/Wednesday     Gardens grounds or other schools.
Year 5&6
$20 uniform hire
Netball

Games Tuesday after school Edgar Centre

Practice Flames (Y5/6) Monday 12:30 Netball court      
Practice Ferns (Y5/6) Tuesday 12:30 Netball court                                                 GSNS (Y1/2)  Game after school Tuesday  Edgar Centre                                     Practice Flames (Y3/4) Tuesday 12:30 Netball court
$20 uniform hire or $50 uniform purchase / $48 fee

   
   
TERM 3
Cross Country School Championships
North Zone Championships At Balmacewen Intermediate
Otago Championships At Balmacewen Intermediate
Hockey Monday at the McMillan Turf.

Mini Sticks       Years 3 - 4    GSNS bolts and GSNS Strikers                                        $36 fees/ $20 Uniform hire or $50 Uniform purchase

Kiwi Sticks       Years 5 - 6        GSNS Sticks and GSNS Thunder
$41 fees / $20 uniform hire or $50 Uniform purchase

Miniball Thursday after school at the Edgar Centre.
Years 3-6
Football Lunch times against local schools.
Year 5&6
$20 uniform hire
Netball Tuesday after school at the Edgar Centre.
Years 5-6
$20 uniform hire or $50 purchase/ $48 fees
   
TERM 4
Athletics School Championships held late Term 3 or early in Term 4 at the Caledonian Ground
North Zone Championships At the Caledonian Ground in November
Otago Championships At the Caledonian Ground in late November
Rippa Rugby Monday after school at the Edgar Centre
Years 4-6
$20 uniform hire/$2 each week entry
Touch Rugby Thursday after school at the Oval.
Years 4-6
$20 uniform hire / $10 fees per term
TBall Saturday morning at Bathgate Park.
Years 1-5
$20 uniform hire / $25 fees
Flippaball Sunday at Moana Pool
Years 3-6
$25 per term (plus pool entry)

School sports uniforms can be purchased from the school office. The tops are $25 and the shorts $25.

Also in Term One of each year

Year 6
Camp 5 day programme at Camp Iona, 20 minutes south of Oamaru. Activities include canoeing, abseiling, tramping, search & rescue, confidence course, cookout and cooperative games.
Year 5
Adventure week A week of activities around Dunedin including rock climbing, tramping and first aide training
Year 0-6
Swimming All children attend 8 days of lessons at the D.N.I. Pool with the Jill Clarke Swim School

Sporting inquiries should be made firstly your child’s coach. Weekly draw information is available on this website under Latest News or from the school office. All other inquiries should be made to:

Mrs Claire Gardner
GSNS Sports Coordinator
Email claireg@georgestreet.school.nz
Telephone 474 0825