Sports

Table Tennis

April 18, 2016 0 Comments
Table Tennis

Table Tennis takes place in the Hall on Mondays with Miss Calothi.

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Sport Cancellation Policy

December 23, 2013 0 Comments
Sport Cancellation Policy

If there is bad weather and it is decided by The Grove to cancel sport by 1pm, then parents will be notified by 1.30pm via SMS and a Communicator Alert.
Children will be dismissed at normal school time. If children are unable to go home their coach will arrange for their supervision until end of normal practice time.

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Athletics

December 23, 2013 0 Comments
Athletics

Athletics is conducted as a part of every pupil’s experience of mini sports, and students  showing  skill and  enthusiasm are able to participate in further training and competitions against other schools.

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Cross Country

December 23, 2013 0 Comments
Cross Country

With all the wonderful trail runs available around Cape Town, cross country is a fantastic sport for young athletes, and our participants have always shown great enthusiasm, whatever the weather may throw at us. We have run in Fish Hoek,  Noordhoek, Heathfield, Diep River, Rondebosch and Zandvlei, and have also been involved in inter-schools competitions. […]

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Soccer

December 23, 2013 0 Comments
Soccer

Soccer is taught during physical education/mini sport lessons and is available as an extra mural sport. We regularly enter teams from U9 to U13 as well as a senior girls side into local leagues. In the second term The Grove soccer festival is held. Home matches are usually played at Lady Anne field but the […]

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Netball

December 23, 2013 0 Comments
Netball

Netball is a popular sport at The Grove and we enter teams ranging from U9 to U13 into local leagues. Basic netball and basketball skills are taught during the mini sport/ physical education programme and netball is offered as an extra mural sport. All netball matches take place on Wednesday. All home matches are played […]

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Hockey

December 23, 2013 0 Comments
Hockey

Both boys and girls play hockey at The Grove. It is taught in physical education lessons and is available as an extra mural sport. Teams ranging from U9 to U13 are entered into local leagues and play in at least one festival. All our home games are played at the Norwich Oval opposite the Vineyard […]

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Tennis

December 23, 2013 0 Comments
Tennis

Tennis is our major racquet sport and all learners get taught the basics of tennis in Grade 1 to 3 during their mini sport programme. In grade 4 and 5 we continue with tennis in physical education lessons where we concentrate more on game play. Tennis is offered as an extra mural sport and we […]

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Swimming

December 23, 2013 0 Comments
Swimming

At The Grove we are lucky enough to have our own large pool, and swimming lessons are a hugely anticipated part of the week for all pupils. A professional coach assists the Grade R to Grade 3 swimmers, getting in the water with the swimmers and concentrating on stroke correction. We place great emphasis on […]

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Cricket

December 23, 2013 0 Comments
Cricket

Cricket is a popular game at The Grove. We play ‘slaz ball’ cricket at U9 level and hard ball cricket from U10 upwards. We enter sides into the local leagues from U9 to U13. All learners get taught the basics of batting, bowling and fielding in grades 1 to 3 during the mini sports programme.  […]

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