Sport

Health and Physical Education LessonsEvery class at St Agnes participates in one hour of Health and Physical Activity each week. During these lessons, the students engage in movement and physical activity linked directly to the Australian Curriculum.
School Carnivals
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Our school sport carnivals are the highlight of the year to many of our students. Please see the dates for this year's carnival below:

  • Swimming (Years 3-6) – Term 1
  • Cross-Country (P-6) – Term 2
  • Athletics (P-6) – Term 3
Gala Sports Days
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Throughout the year students in Years 4-6 participate in inter-school Gala Days. The aim of these days is for students to develop their skills in a chosen sport and compete against other schools in our local area. Our most recent Gala Day focused on korfball, basketball, soccer and touch football.
Inter-school CompetitionsStudents are given the opportunity to represent St Agnes in one day carnivals. Most recently our students have been involved in netball, rugby 7s and touch football.
Zone II CarnivalsCatholic Zone II is a large sporting organisation made up of 24 catholic schools in south Brisbane. Students are given the opportunity to represent St Agnes at the Catholic Zone II Carnival each year. St Agnes are currently in Division 2 and have had some pleasing success in the Athletics, Cross Country and Swimming Carnivals at this level.
Tennis Lessons
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Students at St Agnes participate in lessons provided by external coaches, on St Agnes school grounds. tennis lessons, run by Southside Tennis, take place at lunchtime five days a week.
Sporting Clinics
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During the year many sporting groups will run sporting clinics for our students during class time. Some of these groups will also run clinics at St Agnes after school. Some programs that have visited St Agnes are:

  • AFL OzKick (Australian Rules Football)
  • Rookies2Reds (Rugby Union)
  • Sunnybank Rugby (Rugby Union)
  • Brisbane Bullets (Basketball)
  • Net Set Go (Netball)
  • Oz Tag Qld
  • NRL (Rugby League)
District SportsSt Agnes, along with 30 other schools, is part of the Mt Gravatt District for sport representation. There are many opportunities throughout the year for our students to trial for representative selection as part of this district. Parents have the responsibility of nominating their children for these sports. If your child would like to nominate for any of these sports, please contact (liam.beatty@bne.catholic.edu.au) at least three weeks before the trial date to obtain a nomination form.