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Greenvale Athletics 2016

Dear Parents, Guardians and Students,

On Tuesday 22nd March 2016; all Year 3-6 students will participate in the Greenvale Primary School Athletics Carnival.  The event will be held on the Bradford Avenue council oval; weather permitting.  Last year’s event was a huge success, so we hope this year can continue this great tradition at our school.

During this fantastic day all students who will be competing in their House Colours, in order to win the ‘points’ trophy for their House team.

Students have been able to select up to 4 events; which include the following:

Track 100m 200m 800m 1500m
Field Shot Put Discuss Long Jump High Jump
Novelty Tunnel Ball Kanga Sack Egg & Spoon  

Students are to dress in their house colours and they are permitted to spray their hair with their house colour only.  However, this must be done at home and students are not permitted to bring cans of hair spray to school. Students are able to support their house with appropriate coloured zinc cream; however they are not permitted to wear face paint.  Please remember to dress appropriately for the athletics.  (E.g. runners, tracksuits, short etc…)

A trophy will also be awarded to the

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Interschool Sport – Round 6 VS Roxburgh Homestead

SPORT HOME VS AWAY WIN/LOSS
ROUND 6 GREENVALE PS   ROXBURGH HOMESTEAD  
VOLLEYBALL – OPEN 2 SETS   0 SETS WIN
VOLLEYBALL – GIRLS 1 SET   2 SETS LOSS
BASKETBALL – OPEN 52 POINTS   2 POINTS WIN
BASKETBALL – GIRLS 22 POINTS   3 POINTS WIN
CRICKET – OPEN 119 RUNS   92 RUNS WIN
CRICKET GIRLS 188 RUNS   73 RUNS WIN
SOFTBALL – OPEN 1   12 LOSS
SOFTBALL – GIRLS 3   5 LOSS

Next week is our final match for Term One, away against Roxburgh Park PS.

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Interschool Sport – Round 5 VS Roxburgh Rise Primary School

SPORT HOME VS AWAY WIN/LOSS
ROUND 1 GREENVALE PS   ROXBURGH RISE  
VOLLEYBALL – OPEN 2 SETS   0 SETS WIN
VOLLEYBALL – GIRLS 2 SETS   0 SETS WIN
BASKETBALL – OPEN 13 POINTS   8 POINTS WIN
BASKETBALL – GIRLS 20 POINTS   2 POINTS WIN
CRICKET – OPEN 148 RUNS   8 RUNS WIN
CRICKET GIRLS 94 RUNS   51 RUNS WIN
SOFTBALL – OPEN 3   20 LOSS
SOFTBALL – GIRLS 4   19 LOSS

Next week we play at home against Roxburgh Homestead Primary School.

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Woodlands Division Swimming

Well done to the following students who represented Greenvale PS at last Mondays Woodlands Divisional Swimming championships.

Neola
Abbey
Nina
Ben
Claudia

These students raced against the best swimmers from across our division in a range of events including freestyle, backstroke, breast stroke and butterfly.

Special congratulations to Neola, Abbey and Nina who have all qualified for next Wednesdays regional championships.

We wish you all the best of luck!

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Interschool Sport – Round 4 VS Good Samaritan

SPORT HOME VS AWAY WIN/LOSS
ROUND 1 GREENVALE PS GOOD SAMARITAN
VOLLEYBALL – OPEN 1 SET 2 SETS LOSS
VOLLEYBALL – GIRLS 2 SETS 0 SET WIN
BASKETBALL – OPEN 28 POINTS 10 POINTS WIN
BASKETBALL – GIRLS 28 POINTS 0 POINTS WIN
CRICKET – OPEN 155 RUNS 31 RUNS WIN
CRICKET GIRLS 161 RUNS 87 RUNS WIN
SOFTBALL – OPEN 0 3 LOSS
SOFTBALL – GIRLS 8 7 WIN

Next week we play at home against Roxburgh Rise PS.

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Greenvale Cross Country 2016

This morning, Greenvale Primary School held its annual Cross Country event.

Hundreds of students from Years 4, 5 and 6 as well as some students from Year 3 competed along 2km and 3km tracks, in a race of great endurance and stamina.

Congratulations to the following students who placed first and finished as age group champions:

9/10 Year Boys: Brodey
9/10 Year Girls: Alyssa
11 Year Boys: Abdul 
11 Year Girls: Chelsea 
12/13 Year Boys: Anthony 
12/13 Year Girls: Dakota 

Overall house standings finished with Oaklands and Cumberland in 3rd and 4th respectively. Whilst, Woodlands finished in 2nd only a mere 3 points short of Gellibrand in 1st.

Thank you to all of the staff and students who assisted on the day, the parents who cheered the children on and students for putting in an amazing effort.

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Interschool Sport – Round 2 VS Meadow Heights PS

SPORT HOME VS AWAY WIN/LOSS
ROUND 1 MEADOW HEIGHTS   GREENVALE PS  
VOLLEYBALL – OPEN 0 SETS   2SETS WIN
VOLLEYBALL – GIRLS 2 SETS   1 SET LOSS
BASKETBALL – OPEN 3 POINTS   48 POINTS WIN
BASKETBALL – GIRLS 0 POINTS   26 POINTS WIN
CRICKET – OPEN 157 RUNS   253 RUNS WIN
CRICKET GIRLS 101 RUNS   123 RUNS WIN
SOFTBALL – OPEN 3   5 WIN
SOFTBALL – GIRLS 5   6 WIN

Next week we have a bye, but will run the Greenvale Cross Country.

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