Each student undertakes classes in health, physical education and sport as they journey through the school. Emphasis in the core curriculum is on skills, fitness, and basic knowledge of various sports. The longer term vision encourages an interest and enjoyment of physical activity that will form lifetime habits. Students are encouraged to develop skill, team work, effort and to strive to better their performance. The excellent sports and gym facilities provide students with a positive environment for growth in physical fitness.
There are opportunities for students to enjoy sports for recreation and pleasure and also for competition both within the school and in inter-school sports.
Bentleigh District Sport
Oakleigh Grammar is a member of of the Bentleigh District Interschool Sport competition. Students in Years 5 & 6 compete in weekly sport including:
- Volley Stars
- Flag – Tag
Students in Years 3 to 6 have the opportunity to represent Oakleigh Grammar in the major carnivals of Swimming, Athletics and Cross Country.
Eastern Independent Schools of Melbourne (EISM)
Oakleigh Grammar is a member of the Eastern Independent Schools of Melbourne (EISM) for interschool sport competition. Most Independent Schools from the Eastern Region participate in a variety of competitive sports including:
- Table Tennis
- Touch Football
National Schools Event
Each year Oakleigh Grammar sends a large contingent of students to the National Greek School Games, where they compete in futsal, volleyball, netball, basketball and table-tennis. Oakleigh Grammar has been announced as the hosts for the National Greek School Games in 2013.
Both boys and girls are able to trial and train for the school’s Futsal Teams. The teams go on to contest the FFV State Futsal Championship.