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Sherwood State School conduct half hour swimming lessons for each grade in term one and term four of the school year. The school pool is located across the road in the nature area which is also utilised by the Sherwood Sharks swimming club. Your child's teacher will have a copy of the swimming timetable if you have an enquiry. 

The Sherwood State School swimming carnival is organised by the head of HPE and is held in term one of each year. There are two carnivals for the year catering for the seniors and year three separately. The school awards age champions and often send swimmers onto regional and state swimming carnivals.









Athletics is a seasonal sport which is practiced in class throughout term two and three.


Athletics is broken into two caterogries which include field events and track events. Sherwood State School hold a track event day, an 800m session and a field events day for seniors and a rotational Athletics day for juniors.

All events are held on the oval and dates are released on the school calender.







Cross Country

Cross Country is a long distance running event held at the Sherwood Arboretum each year. Sherwood State School offer students the option to compete against the district running requirements or the opportunity to participate in a fun run which spans for a length of 1km.