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Penrith Selective High School

Penrith Selective High School

Altiora Peto - Striving for the highest

Telephone02 4721 0529

Emailpenrith-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Sport

Penrith Selective High School is a member of the Nepean Zone Sports Association and participates in Nepean Zone events, which allows students to compete in Sydney West Regional events and teams with further opportunities for representation at Combined High School (CHS) teams and events. Some students also compete in national and international sporting competitions and the school is proud to field teams in a number of State Knockout competitions and other gala days including the annual Quad Schools tournament between Penrith, James Ruse, Baulkham Hills and Girraween High Schools.

The school is proud to compete in the weekly grade competition each Wednesday against schools across Penrith and the Blue Mountains and the three major carnivals, Swimming, Cross Country and Athletics are major events on the school calendar. Students compete in the four houses- Blaxland, Lawson, Mitchell and Wentworth.

Year 11 students are required to participate in sport for all 4 terms of the calendar year when they have commenced Year 11 (ie: Term 4 of year 11 when the HSC course has commenced.)

The PDHPE faculty under the leadership of the Head Teacher PDHPE and Sports Organiser  are responsible for the delivery of sport at the school and are supported by the teaching staff to ensure that sport and physical activity play a key role in the lives of all Penrith Selective High School students.

Penrith Selective High School has access to a number of sports facilities across the community in addition to the facilities on the school site which include:

  • Full Size Soccer/ Rugby Field (Grass with underground/pop-up irrigation system)
  • Hockey Field (Grass)
  • Cricket Nets x 3
  • Indoor Gym- Basketball/ Volleyball/ Netball/ Futsal
  • Netball Court- Grass
  • Basketball Court/ Tennis Court x 2 (Synthetic Grass)
  • Volleyball Court x 4 (Grass)
  • Weights Room and Outdoor workout area

Students in years 7-11 can participate in grade, recreational or school sport each week. 

Further details about the wide range of representative opportunities across a range of sports through CHS can be found on their website: 

https://app.education.nsw.gov.au/sport/Home/RepresentativeSchoolSport?cache_id=4fff7

Please contact the school and ask to speak to the Sports Organiser if you have any further questions.​

Grade Sports

Term 1

Girls

Basketball

European Handball

Oztag

 

Boys

Ultimate 1

European Handball

Touch Football

Volleyball

 

 

 

Term 2

Girls

Netball

Soccer

Touch Football

 

Boys

Basketball

Aussie Rules

Soccer

Oztag

 

 

Term 3

Girls

Netball

Aussie Rules

Soccer

Ultimate Vortex

Boys

Basketball

Touch Football

Soccer

 

Term 4

Girls                                                Boys

Netball                                            Cricket

Volleyball                                        Futsal

Touch Football

Social Sports

Badminton; Bowling

Dance

Fernwood Fitness         

Ice-Skating                     

Indoor Cricket   

Indoor Basketball PCYC

 Indoor Soccer             

Rock Climbing           

Roller Skating                 

Weights

School Table Tennis                 

Six-a-side Soccer  

Social Basketball         

Social Netball                 

Stream Watch   

Woodriff Tennis                       

Woodriff Table Tennis

Knockout Sports

Basketball

Bowls               

Cricket

Football               

Netball  

Table Tennis

Tennis

Touch Football

Volleyball

Water Polo