Specialist Football - Soccer


The Specialised Football Program empowers students with a passion for soccer to enrich their understanding and proficiency across all aspects of the sport, including playing techniques, rules, strategic tactics, fitness, and training principles. Participants in the program have the chance to receive specialized skills coaching, enhance their fitness levels, and participate in statewide soccer and Futsal competitions. The course covers topics such as:

The Soccer Academy is crafted to offer a distinctive opportunity for talented football (soccer) players in Years 7-11 to refine their individual skills, knowledge, and attitude, enabling them to excel in the game. The program not only facilitates skill development but also provides opportunities for enhancing leadership skills and fostering civic responsibilities.

Students also get the chance to represent the school in their respective teams, competing in events like the Football and Futsal knockout and zone carnivals.

Top of Form

  • Skill and Performance development (Practical)
  • Performance Analysis
  • Fitness Football specific
  • Nutrition for Football
  • Energy Systems
  • Personal health and relationships (SHINE)

Assessment tasks will be aligned to the Health and Physical Education Achievement Standards within the Australian Curriculum Framework, and students will undertake the study of Health topics as per the HPE curriculum in the compulsory semester. This is a full year course with a cost associated for a specialist soccer top, transportation cost to games, Football Federation course costs and School Sport SA associated fees.  The fee is $130 for the year. Fees can be paid in instalments on a payment plan.