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Divisional Volleyball 2019

On Friday October 18th, the Greenvale PS Girls Volleyball Team attended the Divisional Finals at Boardmans Stadium in Sunbury.

The girls played against the champion schools from 3 other districts and won all matches in straight sets, beating Sirius College 20-11, 20-11, Craigieburn South PS 20-17, 22-20 and Diggers Rest PS 20-11, 25-23.

Greenvale Primary Schools values were on display throughout the day, with the team competing with great sportsmanship, skill and determination.

The team will now go onto compete in the Regional Championships in a couple of weeks, well done girls!

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Regional Athletics 2019

On Wednesday October 16th, twelve of Greenvale Primary Schools finest athletes attended the Meadow Glen Athletics Track in Epping to compete in the Regional Athletics Carnival.

With spirits high, our students competed with great vigour and energy throughout the day. With regional representation being once level below state, the competition was fierce. Greenvale Primary School was fortunate to have a number of students medal including:

Nethasha – 3rd Discus
Matthew – 2nd 1500 and 3rd 800
Dumini – 2nd Triple Jump
Mischa – 1st Discus and 2nd Hurdles

Congratulations to all of the students who made it this far, you are well and truly outstanding athletes.
Thank you to the parents who came along to support our students and good luck to Matthew, Dumini and Mischa who will go onto compete at the State Championships on October 24th.

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Footy Colours Day 2019

On Friday September 20th, Greenvale Primary School celebrated another Footy Colours Day on the final day of Term Three.
This special day celebrates the AFL finals which are currently taking place in Melbourne and raises money for the Fight Cancer Foundation.

At recess, the House Captains ran some fun footy related activities for our junior students, and before the end of the day our school got together to parade our Footy Colours.
The students looked outstanding in the footy colours, with AFL, Rugby and Soccer accounted for, as well as local, national and international clubs.

 

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Greenvale PS Hot Shots 2019

For four weeks in Term 3, all students in Years 3 and 4 at Greenvale Primary School engaged in schools annual Hot Shots Program, run in collaboration with professions tuition from the staff at Greenvale Tennis Club.

The Hots Shots Program is a tennis skill development program where students learning about the fundamentals of tennis including, forehands, backhands, serving and volleys.
This active program also promotes game play, which cumulated this week in the Hot Shots Grand Final.

After completing a play-off within their class, the top placed boy and girl, along with a number of wildcard entries, were granted entry into the Grand Final.
Following an exciting Grand Final tournament of 16 boys and 16 girls, I would like to congratulate the following students as our Hot Shots Champs for 2019:

Boys: Aadi
Girls: Melisa

Well done to all students involved, I hope you have learnt a lot during this unit and had a heap of fun.
It will be great to see many of you playing tennis in the future.

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Divisional Athletics 2019

On Tuesday September 10th, forty Greenvale Primary School students attended the Divisional Athletics Carnival at the Meadow Glen Athletics Track.

In mild conditions, our students competed with great skill, sportsmanship and spirit. We experienced a range of results with 12 students winning their way through to the Regional Championships in Term 4.

Thank you to the parents who supported our students on the day, and to the staff members for working tirelessly.

Congratulations to all students who attended, representation at Division is an amazing achievement.
Good luck to the students who will go onto compete at the Region event.

Your hard work and determination is a credit to your results. Keep it up!

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District Athletics 2019

On Monday August 26th, sixty-eight Greenvale Primary School students attended the Meadow Glen Athletics Track in Epping to compete in the District Athletics Carnival.

In gorgeous sunny conditions our students competed in the range of events including: high jump, long jump, triple jump, hurdles, relay, 100m sprint, 200 sprint, 800m run, 1500m run, shot put and discus.

Throughout the day, our students proudly represented our school to the community, both on and off the track, displaying excellent sportsmanship, athleticism and our school values.

We experienced great success with countless brilliant individual performances, finishing as the Champion School and having many students who will now go onto participate in the Divisional Athletics on September 10th.

To all of the students who will advance onto the next stage, keep working hard and we wish you the best of luck. To everyone in yesterday’s Athletics Team, congratulations on your efforts and I can’t wait to see you all on the track again next year.

Thank you to our amazing staff for working tirelessly throughout the day, and thank you to the parents who came along to support.

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EDFL Best and Fairest

Congratulations to Year 6 student Matthew Curtolo, who has won the Best and Fairest for his Division in the Under 13 Boys Essendon District Football League Competition.

Matthew has not only been a champion of school sport, but also a champion for the Greenvale Football Club. Well done Matthew! Keep up the amazing work.

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