SGHS will be offering a day ski/snowboard trip to the Remarkables Ski field on Sunday 11 September 2022. The first 40 students to fill in the form and pay in full will automatically go on the ski trip. After this number, the students will go on a waiting list.
TRANSPORT: by bus – face masks will be required when travelling inside the bus.
- Departs school at 5:25 am
- Returns to school at approximately 6:30 pm.
- Students wishing to be collected or dropped off at a different point must give a signed note from their parent/caregiver and give to the teacher in charge of the ski trip at the meeting prior to the trip.
COST: $150.00 per student – full payment due Friday 26 August. The cost includes bus transport, ski lesson, gear hire and lift pass. Please note: last-minute withdrawals from the ski trip may result in a partial refund only due to costs that cannot be recovered.
- Please note: Board financial procedure requires payment in full, by the due date for your child to purchase resources, participate in sports or attend trips/events. Payments received will be allocated to the oldest unpaid fees and charges owing on your child’s account first. Extra-curricular activities operate on a “pay before you play” policy.
CLOTHING: Waterproof jacket, ski pants, warm clothing, woollen hat, waterproof gloves/mittens, sunglasses/goggles, sunscreen, spare socks. A limited amount of gear can be hired from the school by paying a bond of $20 which will be refunded once the gear is returned. A helmet is provided as a part of the ski/snowboard package. All students must wear a helmet while skiing/snowboarding. Failure to do so will mean that students will not be allowed to ski/snowboard. Please indicate on the permission form below if your child does require to hire gear from SGHS.
LESSONS: For safety, all students will take the 1.5-hour lesson which is arranged so that students are skiing/snowboarding at their correct ability level. Skiing/snowboarding are physical activities.
It is recommended that students visit one of the following sites in order to understand how to prepare themselves for this activity:
EQUIPMENT HIRE: Students need to be aware that if rental ski or snowboard equipment is lost or damaged that they may be liable to pay part costs towards replacement of that equipment.
MAP: click HERE to view the ski field map and the different ski runs available depending on ability.
If you have any questions regarding this trip please get in touch with the teachers in charge of this trip; Mrs Rutledge or Mrs Young.
PERMISSION SLIP Closes on Friday, 26 August. Late payments and entries will not be accepted after this date.