The Westlake Girls High School Athletics Day will be held at Onewa Domain on Friday 21 February.
Unlike the voluntary Swimming Sports, Athletics Day is a full school event where all students attend and participate. Students wear their respective House colours and compete to win the event House title. There are Championship and House events.
Student Dress Code:
- Year 9, 10 and 11: House T-shirts & PE shorts
- Year 12: House T-shirts or T-shirts in House colours & black shorts/tights
- Year 13: May dress up in a costume but it must be in House colours
Students that aim to represent Westlake at the North Harbour and Auckland Championships must enter the Championship events to be considered. Entries for the Championship events are now open on the school website: https://www.westlakegirls.school.nz/school-athletic-day-championship-registration/. Entries for the Championship events will close at 12pm on Tuesday 18 February. Students must enter in Championship events prior to Athletics Day. All other students will take part in House events that are entered in on the day of the event, they DO NOT need to register online.
Students can either make their way directly to Onewa Domain or depart from school and walk to Onewa Domain. Teachers are stationed along The Avenue (in Smales Farm) and Northcote Road. The day commences at 8.45am with a roll check (at Onewa Domain) and concludes at 2.30pm with a final roll check prior to departure. Cancellation will be advised on the school website and via the school app by 7.30am.
What to bring:
- Shade from the sun and something to sit on
- Sunblock, hat, water bottle, lunch and snacks
- Optional money for food and refreshments (provided onsite by the school tuckshop)