Swimming, Athletics, Bike Ed & Sports

Swimming

An intensive swimming program is held at the beginning of each year. All children are expected to participate in this program which is conducted at the local pool.

Athletics

During Term One each year students participate in an athletics carnival. This is held at The Loch Reserve and involves a day of competition and fun games. The carnival encourages participation and it is expected that all students will attend and join in. Selected students are invited to complete at District Athletics competition.

Bike Education

Students participate in a series of Bike Education lessons during Term Three. Bikes are brought to school and students learn about road safety, road rules, how to ride their bike well and develop their key skills during this program.

Loch Colour Fun Run

Hosted in Term Two this school community event encourages everyone to be involved.

Jump Rope for Heart

Loch Primary School participates in the Jump Rope for Heart Fundraiser. It is a fantastic event to encourage our students’ fitness levels and skills with a skipping rope. Lots of practise occurs throughout the term and culminates in a Jump Off Day with fun games and activities.

Footy Day

This is a special day celebrated in Term Three. All codes of football are included and students participate in drills and mini games and are able to come to school dressed in their footy gear.

Team Sports                                      

Students participate in team sports including football, soccer, netaball and basketball and compete with other schools in our network. Our senior students are highly competitive and enjoy the opportunities to develop their skills and play at a higher level.