Participation in sport provides an avenue for physical and social interaction outside the classroom. Southland Girls’ High School values all sporting codes and the diverse interests of our students. The school endeavours to give students the opportunities to participate at the highest possible level in their chosen sports.
The holder of many national titles, SGHS has a distinguished sporting record. From the grass roots of school sports have grown Olympic and Commonwealth sporting champions. We have a strong sporting tradition with a high level of participation.
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Our Director of Sport ensures team sports are well managed. We have a firm belief in ‘fair play for all’, and work hard to maintain these standards.
Our Gymnasium being bigger than an international netball court with tiered seating, has proven be an invaluable resource for both the school community and the wider community. The Dance & Drama Suite with a beautiful rimu floor and with connections to specialist storage areas, has added much to the diverse nature of our facilities.
Our dedicated Performing Arts facility a major drawcard for students with a passion for the Performing Arts, has a dedicated Theatre with tiered seating and theatre quality lighting and sound provides a professional space for senior students to rehearse and present their performances.
Julie Loan, Director of Sport
Southland Girls’ High School328 Tweed Street, Georgetown,Invercargill 9812, New Zealand
+64 3 211 6030
Phone: 03 211 6030
Email: [email protected]
Address: 328 Tweed Street, Invercargill 9812, New Zealand
International Student Emergencies: +64 21 767 089
Student Absences: Please contact Student Services on 03 211 6030 or email the School Attendance Officer at: [email protected]
Enwood Boarding House: 03 216 9148
Come and see all that Southland Girls’ High School offers students with a school tour that allows you to see our facilities in action, while meeting the staff and the students.
Student tour guides will answer questions and offer a student’s perspective, before meeting with a senior member of staff to discuss your child’s enrolment.
To book in for a tour of the school, please email Nicola Macpherson on [email protected] or telephone 03 211 6030.
Come and see all that Southland Girls’ High School offers boarders with a tour of Enwood House that allows you to see our facilities in action, while meeting the staff and the students.
To book in for a tour of the boarding house, please email Jenni Dennis, [email protected] or telephone 03 211 6030.
This event contains risks, including possible injuries. This event is managed by school staff or other organisations who will manage risk and hazards according to the school’s/organisation’s safety management plan. This includes careful consideration of all procedures while carrrying out the activites. While risks can be maintained to acceptable levels they cannot be totally eliminated. Some risk is retained for its learning and experiential value.
If you wish to come in to school to see our safety management systems or have any questions please phone 03 211 6030.
I understand that playing sport is an opportunity for me to learn, practice skills, and gain attitudes and values in an environment outside of the school. I realise that this requires me to take on genuine responsibility for my own enjoyment and safety and that of others.
I agree to do the following to make this happen:
I understand that my parents / caregivers will be contacted and I may be sent home at their expense if: