Keeping your eye on the ball...
Tennis is one of the school's most popular masteries. Students from Grades 7 to 12 share their amazing journey of exploration and discovery as they build their own confidence and allow the discipline and structure of tennis, one of the most competitively challenging sports, to help define themselves as young men and women.
Who should join this Mastery?
Anyone wishing to develop their skills and abilities in the exciting environment of competitive tennis. Members of this mastery see this demanding sport as having a significant influence on their career path options.
What career paths exist?
Many... tennis player, coach, trainer, manager, sports writer, etc.
What kinds of activities are students of this mastery involved in?
Members are involved in all aspects of development including strength and conditioning, specific skills training, diet and nutrition, career path planning, etc.
What formal qualifications can be earned from this mastery?
Students in Grades 10-12 can earn credits towards the ATAR Applied Subject of Sport & Recreation. Full completion and successful submission of all course work in Grade 12 would achieve full credit in that subject. Students are also able to compete in an organised competitions both locally and interstate.
What are the equipment or uniform requirements for this mastery?
For details, consult the Coordinator. Students in this mastery normally wear their Sports Uniform unless otherwise instructed. Students should provide their own racquet and suitable footwear.
What is the maximum number of students in this mastery in each grade?
Up to 24 students across Grades 7 to 12 are accepted into this mastery each year. Entry is by interview. Interviews are held in the first or second week of each term.