Junior Sports Academy
Key Dates and Information 2021 - 2022
Session 1 - Friday June 18th 2021: 4.00pm-5.15pm
Session 2 - Friday June 25th 2021: 3:00-4:15pm (Students are in for whole school induction on this day so should report to the sports hall at 3pm)
Session 3 - Friday July 2nd: 4:00-5:15pm
Sessions will include Football, Basketball/Netball, Strength & Conditioning activities
Summer Sports Camp (for all new Year 7 students) - Tuesday August 24th - Friday 27th August: 9:30- 2:30pm.
From September 2021:
One morning (Friday) every week Year 7 JSA are out of form time for strength & conditioning, games for understanding, technical skill development session (8:25-9:00am)
Thursday 16th September Parent and Student Information Evening (5:30-6:30pm): Focus on Introduction to the JSA programme, Goal setting, nutrition, strength & conditioning, Sport Psychology.
After October Half Term there will be a fitness re-testing and fitness evaluation process which will help each student set fitness targets for the year. Students not in the JSA programme and excelling will be considered for selection to the JSA programme. Students not committing to 4 extra-curricular sessions a week or upholding the whole school standards* will leave the JSA programme (This has not happened yet amongst Year 7 students as they are hugely motivated by the programme).
May 2022: Barcelona Tour with Football, Netball and Basketball fixtures
*JSA standards/Expectations: Commitment to JSA and extra-curricular sport sessions (4 clubs each week), attitude and behaviour in PE and whole school is excellent and a positive example to others.