Puketaha offers a range of sports through the school. This relies heavily on parent support with which we are currently fortunate to have. We welcome any new and existing parents to help out with coaching and managing wherever possible.
Netball: Terms 2 and 3. Is organised within the school. Teams start at Year 2 and play either after school or on Saturday mornings at Minogue park.
Touch Rugby: Terms 1 and 4. Is organised through the school. Teams Start as early as New Entrants through to Year 8’s. We play in the Flagstaff competition which is currently held Monday after school (times vary).
Cricket: Terms 1 and 4. Is organised through the school. Cricket is available for New Entrant through to Year 6. Games are played around various grounds in Hamilton and are on a Friday Evening from 5.30pm -7.00pm.
Summer Hockey: Terms 1 and 4. Is organised through the school. Teams are multi levelled from Year 2 - 8, dependent on numbers. We do our best to keep the ages as close together as possible. Games are played at Innes Common on Tuesday afternoons.
Basketball: Terms 2 and 3. Is organised through the school. Currently there is a Year 4/5 Team and a Year 7/8 Team. Games are played Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon at the YMCA.
Rugby and Football -Terms 2 and 3. All Rugby and Football Saturday games are organised through Sports Clubs. We believe that Clubs are fantastic organisations and where possible encourage children to play for the club.
We also hold several school sport days throughout the year, where children who participate to a higher level will get to them compete at the Eastern Waikato Country School Association (8 schools in total) Events. These are:
Term 1 - Swimming Sports
Term 2 - Cross Country
Term 3 - Hardcourt Day
Term 4 - Athletics