Primary School (Reception - Year 6)
All students in our Primary School participate in our Physical Education Program. This consists of weekly lessons and also visiting instructors in dance, fitness, exercise activities and Yoga. We also have visiting coaches and clinics in many sports. A highlight of the Physical Education Program is our Annual Sport's Day where all students from Reception to Year 12 participate in Marching (Years 6 to 12), Athletics, cheerleading (Year 5) and games. From Year 4, students are able to compete in Sporting and Athletics events for the College both in and out of College hours.
We also have strong participation in after school netball. In addition, many Primary students participate in carnivals for Athletics, Cross Country Running, Swimming, Knockout Netball and Basketball. Our older Primary students are involved in South Australian Primary Schools Sporting Association and have the opportunity to try out for district teams in many sports. We participate in Catholic Primary Schools Sport's Association, SAPSSA, District and State events.
All students study Health and Physical Education up to Year 9. Students in Years 10 to 12 participate in sports electives to foster the enjoyment of physical activities. In Term 1 this time is devoted to Field Day and Sports Day practice. In Terms 2 to 4, all students are able to participate in the following: Self Defence, Aerobics, RPM, Circuit, Kick Boxing, Walking and/or Yoga.
Secondary School (Year 7 - Year 12)
Students in these year levels are encouraged to play Saturday morning sport for the College. St Dominic's Priory College is a member of the South Australian Catholic School Girls Sports Association (SACSSGSA), and the Independent Girls Schools Sport Association (IGSSA) and enters teams from all year levels in their annual competitions. Below are a list of sports on offer to students at the College, across the various school terms.
Athletics, Swimming, Tennis, Basketball, Touch Football, Water Polo, Volleyball
Term 2 and 3
Netball, Hockey, Soccer, Badminton
Basketball, Touch Football, Volleyball, Water Polo, Swimming, Ekiden Relay*
*subject to student interest