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Read the latest Schools Update

15 February 2018

Unsure of key dates for Sporting Schools funding and acquittals? Want to view the latest Schools Update newsletters? Then look no further.

What would $20k do for your school sports club?

14 February 2018

New equipment, uniforms, facilities, funds for team travel? $20k is the average amount that grassroots clubs, schools and community groups fundraised last year through the Sports Foundation. 

Sporting Schools School Yard to Sports Star: Sara Carrigan

7 February 2018

Cycling has been Olympian Sara Carrigan’s passion since she was 14. Now a coach, she’s sharing her knowledge and passion through her own cycling school for all levels of ability from total beginners to the more experienced novice.

It’s time to get into Rugby-Schools

1 February 2018

Your 2018 Sporting Schools Rugby Program has just got bigger and better! From February 1, Game On has been renamed and has been extended to both Primary and Secondary Schools.

15,000 participants find glory in soccer

31 January 2018

Perth Glory’s Sporting School Program has continued to engage kids across Western Australia, delivering football programs to 15,000 participants last year.

Sporting Schools School Yard to Sports Star Sami Kennedy Sim

25 January 2018

Sami Kennedy-Sim made her Olympic debut competing in the Freestyle Skiing discipline of Ski Cross at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games. Now in contention for her second Winter Olympic Games in PyeonChang, she reflects on where it all began.

Sporting Schools hits the mark for program users

23 January 2018

Eighty nine per cent or more of people using Sporting Schools strongly endorse the program and want to stay involved, according to recently released national evaluation summary data.