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Greenvale Athletics results, 2018

On Tuesday March 27th, all Year 3, 4, 5 and 6 students competed in the annual Greenvale Athletics Carnival.

In mild conditions all students competed out on the Bradford Oval, across a range of events including high jump, long jump, discus, shot put, 100m sprint, 200m sprint, 800m run and the 1500m run.

With students experiencing a range of results throughout the day, every student who placed in the top four of their respective event winning points for their house.

The final placings of the houses are as follows:
1st – Woodlands, 359 points
2nd – Cumberland, 357 points
3rd – Oaklands, 300 points
4th – Gellibrand, 243 points.

The students also competed for a spirit award which is rewarded to the house which displayed the greatest amount of school spirit.
This award was presented to a house who proudly displayed in their house colour, cheered on the peers, supported each other and set a great example on and off the track. This was awarded to Woodlands.

Congratulations to Woodlands for winning both the Champion House and Spirit Trophies for 2018. A terrific effort.

Thank you to all of the parents, captains and staff who volunteered their time to

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Greenvale Cross Country 2018

On Friday March 2nd, students from Years 4, 5 and 6 at Greenvale Primary School (as well as some selected Year 3s), competed in our annual Cross Country.

In perfect conditions our students competed with great spirit across 2000 and 3000m races. It was amazing to see so many students displaying their house colours, participating in team chants and cheering each other on.

Students placing in the top 10 of their race, secured themselves a spot in the Greenvale Cross Country team and won points for their house. The overall House standings finished with:

4th Gellibrand – 62 points
3rd Woodlands – 106 points
2nd Oaklands – 145 points
1st Cumberland – 155 points

All students put in amazing effort throughout the morning, to finish such a long race is a great accomplishment. Some excellent individual achievements went to the following age group champions:

10 Year Girls: Mischa
10 Year Boys: Omer
11 Year Girls: Maiya
11 Year Boys: Brodey
12 Year Girls: Annie
12 Year Boys Royce

Thank you to all of the staff and parents who supported and assisted with an amazing morning. I am looking forward to doing it all again in a few week at our

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Tabloid Sports 2017

On Friday December 8th all staff and students in Foundation, Year 1 and Year 2 participated in Greenvale Primary Schools Tabloid Sports.

This fun filled morning was spent out in the school grounds and across the Bradford Oval as students participated in a range of active events focusing on participation, sportsmanship and school spirit.

The events consisted of 50m sprints, bean bag balance relays, parachute games and tunnel ball races. The students looked amazing in their house colours and our House Captains did an amazing job of running the activities.

Thank yous to the parents who volunteered their time to assist and spectate on the day, the captains for (once again) stepping up in their leadership role and the teachers for working tirelessly.

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Billy Slater Shield 2017

On Tuesday November 14th, thirty-one Greenvale Primary School students attended the Lakeside Reserve in Roxburgh Park to compete in the District Billy Slater Shield.

In hot and windy conditions, the Greenvale PS students competed with great effort and sportsmanship. We entered three teams, one in the Year 6 Boys Tackle competition, one in the Year 5/6 Girls Tackle competition and one in the Year 5/6 Girls Tag competition.

The Boys team had a mix of results, including wins, losses and draws, playing against Mt Ridley College, Wallan PS, Our Ladys PS and Plenty Parklands PS. The boys unfortunately missed out on the final but still had a great time and learnt a lot about the game.

The Girls Tackle team had a wins and losses playing against Our Ladys PS and Wallan PS, ultimately finishing runners up. They continued to show great spirit and also learnt a lot about the game.

The Girls Tackle team competed against Mt Ridley College and Plenty Parklands PS, finishing in first place as the District Girls Tag champions. Greenvale will now go onto compete at the State Finals in the 5/6 Girls Tag competition. We wish this team all the best!

Congratulations to all

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State Athletics 2017

On Monday October 30th, Mischa and Max from Greenvale Primary School competed in the State Track and Field Championships held at Lakeside Stadium in Albert Park.

Mischa competed in the 10 Year Girls 80m Hurdles as the only 9 year old in the state finals. She ran slightly below her best in the heats, falling only 0.05 of a second short of qualifying for the final.

Max ran a personal best in his 11 Year Boys 200m heat, qualifying third fastest for the final. The rain poured for the final, making for a slow track, ultimately Max finished 5th.

Well done to both Max and Mischa on a outstanding individual achievements. You have competed at the highest level in the state and both proved to be outstanding athletes. You should be extremely proud of yourself.
I look forward to working with you through the School Sport Victoria pathway again in 2018.

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Regional Basketball 2017

On Friday October 27th, seven Greenvale Primary School students attended the Mill Park Stadium to compete in the Northern Metro Region Basketball Championships.

In our pool, the girls got off to a flying starting with a comfortable victory against Bell Street Primary School.
Greenvale then played against a much more evenly matched team from Glen Katherine Primary School in a close and exciting match. The girls were in front by a point with a minute left, by unfortunately relinquished the lead with approximately thirty seconds left, going down by two points.
The team finished second in their pool, therefore having to play against the top team from the other pool, St Martins of Tours. Greenvale kept within three points of St Martins at half time, but fell short in the second half, getting knocked out of the competition in the semi final.

Special thank yous to Ms D’Angelo for coaching and also Jodie and Sharon for supporting our team and assisting on the day.

Well done to the team for all your hard work and sportsmanship. You only fell a couple of wins short, in close matches, of making a state final. You should be extremely proud of your efforts.

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Divisional Interschool Sport 2017

On Friday October 20th, the Greenvale Primary School Girls Basketball, Girls Volleyball and Boys Cricket teams competed at the Divisional Finals.

All teams won their way through to the this final after completing undefeated seasons in Term One District Interschool Sport competition. Cricket played off at Jack Ginifer Reserve in Gladstone Park, whilst the Volleyball and Basketball teams competed at Boardmans Stadium in Sunbury.

The Cricket team played two matches and unfortunately lost both. They played a close and competitive match against Craigieburn South Primary School and learnt a lot when they played against a very skillful Gladstone Views Primary School team.

The Volleyball team had a mix of results, winning matches in straight sets against Westmeadows Primary School and Kilara Primary School. Then coming unstuck against Craigieburn South Primary School in the third set.

The Basketball team had a very successful day, winning their matches against Kismet Park Primary School and Gladstone Park Primary School to advance through to the Northern Metro Region Finals on Friday October 27th at the Mill Park Stadium. We wish these girls the best of luck!

Congratulations to all students involved in the Divisional Finals, your progression to this stage is a credit to

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