In the last few months the Waikato Secondary School Sports Association adopted an inaugural Strategic Plan to support its focus on delivery of sport to students across the region. The plan with the vision of 'Lead and drive Waikato Secondary School Sport' and the underpinning values of Inclusiveness, Collaboration, Integrity, Equity and Resilience will be circulated in the New Year.

The strategy will focus on Leadership and Governance of Sport for secondary schools in our region. The WSSSA will do this by leading, promoting and empowering schools to deliver quality sporting opportunities to benefit our student’s wellbeing through the four key priority objectives. The four priority objectives will focus on our Relationships, our Communications, our Capacity and our Services.
 
The second major development in the Secondary School sport space has been the release of  a specific website for Waikato Secondary School Sport. The website at www.wsss.org.nz  will be the central portal of information for all Waikato Secondary School Sport. It is supported with social media on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/sportwaikatosecondaryschools/ and next year a Sports App will support the website for easy hand held device access to information.

The website is part of the overall strategy to build Secondary School Sport capacity across the region and continuing to have a 'smarter online' presence and capability. This initiative is aimed to improve market awareness and information on successes, news, trends and secondary schools sports event management. It will be the initial step in building a stronger secondary school 'sporting community' and create an identity and brand with greater commercial opportunities. It will be the critical guide to our Waikato Secondary Schools Sports event calendar and competition structure.
 

New developments in the Secondary School space

More News Articles

~/getmedia/6af3c520-97d8-440b-83b8-b451c464ab66/IMG_5966.JPG.aspx?width=480&height=320&ext=.jpg
This is ME® Backyard Smash does cricket differently

This is ME® Backyard Smash does cricket differently

08/04/2019

Thursday’s This is ME® Backyard Smash at Seddon Park put a new spin on cricket for women and girls.

Click to read more

~/getmedia/89881d57-c195-4f80-a75e-a18c8416917c/mons.jpg.aspx?width=480&height=270&ext=.jpg
Sport Waikato CEO Matthew Cooper’s tribute to Monica Leggat

Sport Waikato CEO Matthew Cooper’s tribute to Monica Leggat

11/03/2019

Only 39 days ago in the very arena where today we will celebrate and sadly farewell Waikato and New Zealand sporting icon Monica Leggat...

Click to read more

~/getmedia/b432b024-2e94-48d4-9cf1-a2f18bc3cdcf/1548019946708-1024x580.jpg.aspx?width=1024&height=580&ext=.jpg
Te Aroha BMX Club opening

Te Aroha BMX Club opening

27/02/2019

On 21 Jan I attended the opening of the Te Aroha BMX Track and Club and it was a real pleasure to see so many locals and others out in support.

Click to read more

~/getmedia/7aa4112f-a48c-41f5-b606-da39bf4b5d9d/Dollarphotoclub_20278692-copy.jpg.aspx?width=3888&height=2592&ext=.jpg
50 Low-Cost Volunteer Appreciation Gifts and Ideas

50 Low-Cost Volunteer Appreciation Gifts and Ideas

27/02/2019

The phrase 'struggling to recruit and retain volunteers' is regularly raised when talking with sports. Have you considered and does your organisation have a plan to show your appreciation?

Click to read more

Working...