APS Primary Sport is conducted over four Terms. There are 17 Primary Sports played throughout the sporting year.
Term 1 - Cricket, Softball, Swimming & Diving and Tennis
Term 2 - Cross Country, Football, Netball and Volleyball
Term 3 - Basketball, European Handball, Hockey and Soccer
Term 4 - Athletics, Badminton, Table Tennis, Touch and Water Polo
APS Sport participates as a Division in the School Sport Victoria (SSV) formerly Victorian Primary Schools Sports Association (VPSSA) in the major sport competitions of Swimming, Cross Country and Track & Field.
SSV Interstate Teams Selection:
Students from APS Schools can trial for Interstate teams via the SSV nomination and selection process conducted in most sports by APS Sport. Nominations are received by schools and then forwaded to the Sport Convenor for APS Division trials to be conducted.
The APS Division selects students to progress to Regional trials and then State team selection.
The following attachment contains the due dates for APS District nominations and trial dates. Confirmed Division trial dates are also indicated.