Sports & physical activity

Sport and physical activity is a valued and accepted part of our school's curriculum, contributing to the development of the whole child. It provides a vehicle for social, physical, emotional and moral learning and is an important expression of our culture.

The participation, enjoyment and skill development of our students is the corner-stone of the school sport/ physical activity program. All our students take part in this program.

Sport takes place every Wednesday afternoon. Some of the sports offered at Corrimal High School throughout the year include:

 

  • Swimming
  • Surfing
  • Dodge ball
  • Volleyball
  • Group Fitness
  • Gridiron
  • Tennis
  • Tenpin Bowling
  • Walking
  • Weights
  • Cycling
  • Relaxation
  • Oz-tag
  • Laser Skirmish
  • Netball
  • Darts
  • Flip Out
     


Most sports are held at school and can be provided free of charge however, some sports involve a cost. This covers fees for both the venue and transport to and from.

 

There are also opportunities to represent our school at inter-school sports competitions. As a NSW public school we benefit from the opportunities for shared activities and competitions with other schools, coordinated by school sport associations.

 

Corrimal High School students are enthusiastic and competitive participants in the Northern Illawarra Zone Grade Sport Competition. This competition takes place during Terms 2 and 3 and includes the following sports:

  

  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Netball
  • OzTag
  • Touch Football
  • Slow pitch softball
  • Football (soccer)
  • Basketball

 

The school also participates in programs at a regional and state level. For several years students have participated in the Southern Stars Dance Ensemble.  All involved enjoy the atmosphere of the performances and display a high level of commitment in attending the various rehearsals held in the lead up to the event.

 

 

 

Sport and physical activity is a valued and accepted part of our school's curriculum, contributing to the development of the whole child. It provides a vehicle for social, physical, emotional and moral learning and is an important expression of our culture.

The participation, enjoyment and skill development of our students is the corner-stone of the school sport/ physical activity program. All our students take part in this program.

There are also opportunities to represent our school at inter-school sports competitions. As a NSW public school we benefit from the opportunities for shared activities and competitions with other schools, coordinated by school sport associations. See the School Sport Unit website for details.

 

Premier's Sporting Challenge –Sports Leadership Program

Corrimal High School is leading the way in northern Illawarra as the only school offering the Sports Leadership Program. This initiative creates opportunities for aspiring leaders and passionate sports students to develop there coaching skills across Years 7-12. Students are exposed to expert training in a range of sports including; football, netball, AFL, tennis, cricket, rugby league, golf and dance. From this training, aspiring students then coach our community of schools Yr5-6 students there newly formed skills. This program is so important  to culture of our schools of our schools as any students from our COS can begin the Sports Leadership Program in Year 5 and explore their learning potential until they finish Year 12.