Extra Curricular Learning
Black Forest Primary School offer a range of additional opportunities for children including:
Students in Years 4-7 have the opportunity to participate in a Debating Team which competes against other school teams
Apart from the music included in the general school curriculum, children in Year 6 have the opportunity to be part of the School Choir and perform in the Primary Schools' Festival of Music. The school also has a Junior Choir. Tuition is given free of charge in violin, viola and ‘cello. Children from Years 3-7, who are interested, will nominate and undergo a test, when vacancies exist. Instruments can be hired through the school. Private tuition for guitar and piano is also available at the school.
After School Sports:
There are many sporting opportunities for participation and involvement here at Black Forest Primary for teachers, students, parents, caregivers and other members of the community interested in assisting children to play and enjoy sport. After school sports include basketball, cricket, football, soccer, netball and softball. In addition students in Middle and Upper Primary may try out for a range of SAPSASA events and Knockout Teams, including orienteering, athletics, swimming as well as mainstream sports such as football, netball and basketball.