The Sports Department continually strives for excellence and improvement in all areas of sport including extra-curricular sports, sports events, sports exchanges and house events. The vision for sport at Palmerston North Girls' High School is to have dedication to be active, participate and win.
Every student is encouraged to get involved in sports. Actively being involved in sport has many benefits for our students including improving fitness and health, improving self esteem, creating and developing a sense of belonging, reducing stress levels, creating new friendships and continuing with established ones. Students are able to participate at all levels and those excelling in sports have various opportunities to be challenged and extended.
Palmerston North Girls' High School offers a wide variety of sports for students to participate in. These include Archery, Artistic Roller Skating, Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Canoe Polo, Cheerleading, Cricket, Croquet, Cross Country, Cycling, Equestrian, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Hockey, Indoor Netball, Lawn Bowls, Multi Sport, Netball, Netball Umpiring, Orienteering, Smallbore Rifle Shooting, Squash, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Touch and Volleyball.