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Management committees and councils – sports

Sport in South Australian schools is managed through a number of committees and councils. This is an overview of the different bodies.

Management committees

School sport committee

The committee coordinates an integrated approach to the organisation and delivery of school sport in South Australia. The DECD School Sport committee is made up of:

  • DECD director responsible for school sport (chair)
  • DECD manager responsible for school sport
  • two representatives from Sapsasa – Primary School Sport management committee (including chairperson)
  • two representatives from Secondary School Sport SA management committee (including chairperson)
  • School Sport unit manager/s (ex-officio)

Sapsasa – Primary School Sport management committee

This management committee includes:

  • chairperson – principal from a School with a primary component
  • primary school sport manager
  • six representatives including country, independent/Catholic, a teacher, a district convenor or school sport officer.

Secondary School Sport SA management committee

This management committee includes:

  • chairperson – principal from a School with a secondary component
  • secondary school sport manager
  • secondary school sport officers
  • one non-government school representative
  • four government school representatives
  • one representative with interest in programs for students with disabilities.

Contact

Sapsasa – Primary School Sport

Phone: 8416 5900
Email: decd.sapsasa [at] sa.gov.au

Secondary School Sport SA

Phone: 8416 5920
Email: decd.sasssa [at] sa.gov.au