Toorak Primary School’s Physical Education program is a well balanced, comprehensive skill-based program. Participation in physical activities provides opportunities for enjoyment, recreation, fitness, social interaction, physical and mental relaxation and competition.
Physical education lessons are timetabled weekly and include fundamental motor skills, ball skills, gymnastics/movement, athletics and games.
Our Physical Education program also includes:
• House based activities throughout the year, such as our annual House Sports Day
• Cross country, athletics and inter-school gala days for Years 3 to 6 students
• A whole school swimming program
• A weekly Perceptual Motor Program (PMP) for Prep students to develop body awareness, eye/hand, eye/foot co-ordination, balance and ball skills
School Sport Victoria (SSV) State Team Trials
This year SSV will be running trials for TeamVic State teams. Nominations are to be submitted online with the approval of the PE teacher. Details of each trial and nomination process can be found at the following site:
Soccer – http://www.ssv.vic.edu.au/team-vic/pages/football-soccer.aspx (Nominations close 10 March 2017 @ 11:59pm)
AFL – http://www.ssv.vic.edu.au/team-vic/Pages/Australian-Football.aspx (Nominations close 10 March 2017 @ 11:59pm)
Basketball – http://www.ssv.vic.edu.au/team-vic/pages/basketball.aspx (Nominations close 10 March 2017 @ 11:59pm)
All other sports – http://www.ssv.vic.edu.au/team-vic