Please click here for the Junior School Training Schedule for Week 7 and Week 8.
Swimming Squad Training (Target Andrew 2020)
Swimming Training will recommence in Term 4. Should girls wish to continue swimming, learn to swim and squad trainings are available at Dunlop Park Pool, Corinda. Please ensure you advise the staff that your child is a St. Aidan’s student.
2019 Andrews Cup Touch Football Trials
The Andrews Cup Touch Football competition is being held on Tuesday 19 March at Kearney Springs, Ruthven Street, Toowoomba. The Andrews Cup teams have been named based on skill, game application, combinations and attendance. Congratulations to all girls. Final training days for the Andrews Cup Teams are as follows:
2019 Andrews Cup Tennis Trials
The Andrews Cup Tennis is being held on Tuesday 19 March at University of Queensland. The Andrews Cup teams have been named based on skill, game application, combinations and attendance. Congratulations to all girls. Final training days for the Andrews Cup Teams are as follows:
2019 Cross Country Preparation Training
2019 Cross Country preparation training has commenced with trainings designed to enable the students to improve their general fitness before the Junior School Cross Country which is to be held this week on Thursday 14 March at Ambiwerra. Four sessions are offered on a weekly basis to students from Year 2-Year 6 with one compulsory session required per week should your daughter be wishing to make the Andrews Cup Team - either a Wednesday morning or Wednesday afternoon. All sessions will have a bus collect students and take them back to school in the mornings and take them to the training locality for the afternoons. Parents are to collect students no later than 5.00pm at Ambiwerra. Ms Lauren Murry, our Head Cross Country Coach, will be overseeing the program. Please note there will be no training on Thursday 14 March after the Interhouse Cross Country.
Interhouse Cross Country Details
The Interhouse Cross Country will be held on Thursday 14 March at Ambiwerra Sports Fields. Whilst girls in Prep, Year 1 and Year 2 will still be dropped off at school as normal, parents of girls in Years 3 to 6 are requested to drop off their daughters at the Ambiwerra fields in the morning after 8am. Where parents are not able to do this, girls in Years 3 to 6 may still be dropped off at school and they will be taken down to Ambiwerra at 8.20am. Prep, Year 1 and Year 2 girls will be transported to the Ambiwerra fields by bus before their race. A note will be distributed to all students in Years 3 – 6 next week, with a return slip specifying drop-off details due back to Ms Ferguson no later than Monday 4 March 2019.
A program for the carnival will be distributed to each girl in the Junior School closer to the date. This program will provide details of race distances as well as results from the previous year.
• House coloured shirt, checked skirt / shorts and sports cap are to be worn on this day. Girls may compete in the brown athletics shorts or bike pants. The sports uniform, including sports shoes, may be worn all day (including to and from school).
• Years 3 – 6 students will need to bring their morning tea with them to Ambiwerra.
• All students must bring a water bottle and sunscreen.
• All students to bring a towel, spare socks and spare shoes.
• All students are expected to participate – those with a medical condition must bring in a note. These students will receive a job to do for the morning.
Congratulations to Zahra Fraser who have been selected into the Eastern Taipans 12 Years Netball Team. Zahra will be competing for a position in the Metropolitan West Team in early April at the Ipswich Netball Associations. Wishing Zahra all the very best of luck!
Bus Travel to and from Ambiwerra – For Training
Please be reminded that for morning training sessions, girls should be dropped at the Ambiwerra sporting fields (Erinvale St, Corinda) by parents. At the end of the session, they will be transported to school on the school bus. In the afternoons, students will travel to Ambiwerra on the school bus (Kathleen St) and parents must collect them from the sporting fields at the designated time.