ATHLETICS
 

Athletics is offered to Grade 1 – Grade 7 learners. The age groups are U/7 – U/14.

In term 1, 2 and 4 we only have athletics practices and work on fitness and stamina.

Term 3 is athletics season and we have our Inter-house athletics. All the houses, Chapman, Ocean, Nautilus and Aurora take part to establish who will be included into the school’s athletics team.The team will then be participating in various meetings. Two of them will be the Inter-schools and Prestige held at TUKS every year in the beginning of September.

 

 

BALL GAMES
 

Ball games are offered to learners in Grade 1 – Grade 3.

Games are played with the learners to improve their hand eye co-ordination,
gross motor skills and socialization on a different level with their friends.

 

 

CHESS
 

Chess is offered to learners in Grade 1 – Grade 7.

Chess goes right through the year from term 1 – term 4.

The learners are taught from scratch how the game of chess works. We also make use of computers on certain days where the learners will then play chess against the computer

Teams take part in the league in term 3 and also attend tournaments held on a Saturday.

 

 

CRICKET
 

BOYS

 

Cricket is offered to boys from U/10 – U/13.

We have two teams per age group.

Cricket takes place in term 1 and term 4.

Matches are played during the week.

 

GIRLS

 

Cricket is offered to the girls from U/10 – U/13.

Girls take part in softball and hardball matches in term 4.

 

MINI-CRICKET

 

Mini-cricket is offered to learners from U/7 – U/9.

Mini-cricket takes place in term 1 and term 4.

Learners play their matches on a Saturday. 

 

 

HOCKEY
 

Hockey is offered to boys and girls.

U/8 and U/10 teams are entered into tournaments that are played on a Saturday morning.

U/8 and U/10 we have 1 boys team and 1 girls team.

U/11, U/12 and U/13 teams are entered into the league, with matches being played on a Friday afternoon and Saturday morning.

U/10 – U/13 we have 1 boys team and 1 girls team.

School does not supply the players with hockey sticks

 


NETBALL

 

Netball is offered to girls from Grade 1 – Grade 7.

U/7, U/8 and U/9 girls play mini-netball that is purely there to teach netball skills and to introduce the game and different positions to the girls.

U/10 – U/13 girls are entered into the league.

Netball starts in term 1 and carries on in term 2 when the matches
are being played during the week.

The girls participate in various tournaments on a Saturday. 

We have 2 teams per age group.

 

 

SOCCER

 

SENIOR SOCCER

 

 

Soccer is offered to boys from U/10 – U/14.

We enter 2 teams for U/10 and U/11, 3 teams for U/13 and 1 U/14 team.

Soccer starts in term 2. Matches are played during the week.

Boys play league and are also entered into the challenge cup.

Boys participate in various tournaments on a Saturday.

 

 

JUNIOR SOCCER

 

Junior soccer is offered to boys and girls from U/7 – U/9.

It is run by enthusiastic parents and therefore parents responsibility to
make sure their children attend.

Matches take place on a Saturday and various tournaments are attended.

Junior soccer is non competitive.

Practices are part of the extra-mural programme.

 

 

 

TENNIS
 

SENIOR TENNIS

 

Tennis is offered to learners from Grade 4 – Grade 7.

Teams are selected and the learners play matches in term 1 and term 3. Tennis does however carry on in term 2 as the learners are still practicing.

 

MINI-TENNIS

 

Mini-tennis is offered to learners in Grade 1 – Grade 3.

Learners are taught the basic skills of tennis.

Mini-tennis is offered in term 1 and term 3.

 

 

 

ART

 

Art is offered to learners from Gr 1 – 7. Learners are taught a variety of
art techniques.  
Art is offered in all 4 terms.

 

 

 

ECO-VENTURE

 

Eco-venture is offered to learners from Gr 1 – 7.

Each term is based on a theme. Weekly activities are worked out according
to the theme.

 

 

 

MOUNTAIN BIKING

 

Mountain-biking is offered to learners from Gr 4 – 7. It is very important that
every child has his/her own bicycle and that it is roadworthy. 

 

 

ORIGAMI

 

 

Origami is offered to learners from Gr 4 – 7.  Learners are taught the
skill of paper folding.

 

 

FITNESS DANCING

 

 

Fitness dancing is offered to Gr 1 – 3 and Gr 4 – 7 boys and girls.