Netball is a popular sporting CCA in St. Margaret’s School (Primary). We strive to develop the necessary skills and attitudes in our pupils to play the game competently, displaying the school values of Life-long learning, Integrity, Graciousness, Humility and Tenacity (LIGHT).
Some facts about NETBALL
Netball is a fast and skillful team sport that fosters team-spirit and trains agility, endurance and perseverance. Speed, strategy, team work and co-ordination are essential skills for netball. Teams may include up to 12 players but only 7 may take the court at any one time. A game consists of 4 x 10 minutes quarters with an interval of 3 minutes after the first and third quarters and a 5-minute half-time interval. The major aim of the game is to score as many goals as possible from within an area called the Goal Circle.
To nurture netball players who will eventually become sportswomen to shine for the God.
Every Netball Player, An Active Thinker and Problem-Solver
To encourage and promote the game of netball through the teaching of skills and concepts in netball
To instill discipline and develop each player to her fullest potential in netball
To nurture players of character anchored on the values of Life-long learner, Integrity, Graciousness, Humility and Tenacity (LIGHT)
1. Junior & Senior Training TEAMS:
To achieve Top 4 in the South Zone Primary Schools Netball Championships for both Junior and Senior Division
2. Developmental TEAMS:
To acquire the skills, concepts and attitudes to play a game of Netball confidently
To be able to play at least 2 positions recreationally
1. Junior & Senior Training TEAMs
The junior and senior training teams train twice a week to prepare for the annual South Zone and National Primary Schools Netball Championships. The teams undergo rigorous physical training which develops competent netball skills, fine strategy planning and keen mental skills. Through the training sessions, the players’ character is also strengthened with sound values aligned to our school’s vision and motto.
South Zone NSG Championship (Senior) 2022 : 4th in Position
2. NETBALL Developmental TEAMS
The development teams train once a week. During the trainings, members are taught the concepts and rules of netball. They also fine-tune their fundamental skills and strategies through drills and modified games.
Highlights & Achievements
South Zone Primary Schools Netball Championships 2023
South Zone Primary Schools Netball Championships 2022
Senior Team - 4th position
South Zone Netball Championships 2020 Nationals Netball Championships 2020