Southwell Cultural and Sport Colours 2019
The award of colours is the highest recognition within the following cultural and sporting groups at Southwell.
It is a Southwell Award. Students need to have represented Southwell in the Cultural or Sporting activity to be eligible for the award. Local, regional and national achievements in cultural and sporting events will be celebrated and recognised in assembly. However, students are not necessarily eligible for Southwell Colours for this recognition.
Girls’ and Boys’ Choir of All Hallows Chapel, Southwell Symphony Orchestra, Jazz Band, String Orchestra, Wind Band, Chamber Ensemble, Rock Band, Opera, J-Rock, Theatre Sports, Chess,
Up to one third of a large team can be nominated for Sports Colours/Senior Leadership can use their discretion as some individual and one off team events can be worthy of Colours.
1st Team: Rugby, Football, Hockey, Netball, Cricket, Softball, Tennis, Touch Rugby, Basketball, Water Polo and Inline Hockey.
Individual performances in; Swimming, Athletics, Cross-country, Gymnastics, Cycling, Equestrian and Multisport.
Plus other cultural or sporting codes that may be suggested by the School from time to time.
These awards will be recommended by the Performing Arts Department and Sports coaches/code coordinators then awarded by the Colours Committee. Recommendations must be submitted well in advance of the relevant Assembly. The Colours Committee consists of Directors of Performing Arts, Music, Sport and a Senior Management representative.
Full Colours Yr 5-8 (2 points either Sport or Cultural and a Gold Bar Badge)
For the above awards the following set of criteria should be adhered to:
Individual Sport Criteria for Colours
The following criteria have been set for our individual sports which do not fit in the above format;
Process and Timing
The tie is black with repeated Southwell crests embroidered on the material. It is awarded to all Prefects.
Students may be awarded trophies/cups for excelling in various School activities. These are the property of the School and must remain at the School. Parents are recommended to bring their cameras along to special events so that if your child is presented with a cup / trophy you may take photographs.