Applications open 22 February 2023.


Information Evening – 6:00pm 16 February 2023.


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The Woodvale Specialist Basketball Program gives students the opportunities to achieve success and reach their potential in the game of Basketball. The College provides elite level teaching and learning programs that allow each student to improve in all aspects of the game. The College teams consistently perform outstandingly at both State and National levels.  


In this program students are given the opportunity to participate in Basketball camps, Champion Schools Competitions, strength and conditioning development, officiating programs, guest coach presentations and more.  


The Woodvale Basketball student develops: 

  • Individual, team, refereeing, coaching and statistical analysis skills 
  • Understanding of the skill requirements of basketball and analysis of individual skill performance and team structures  
  • Understanding of the physiological requirements for basketball at an elite level which includes: – undertaking Sports Medicine Australia training programs including first aid and injury prevention and management – training in information relating to diet and nutrition. 
  • Knowledge of basketball related fitness testing and development programs in the aim of improving individual fitness levels. 

Commitment to the Program

Students accepting a place in the Specialist Basketball Program are expected to continue to study basketball to the end of Year 9 as a minimum. 


In 2024, Woodvale is offering one scholarship for each specialist program.  


Children accepted into one of the special programs will be able to apply for a scholarship within the program. Recipients of these scholarships will receive their Year 7 Contributions and Charges waived. This is valued at around $235.


One Woodvale Citizenship and Service Scholarship is available to any student who can show engagement in community activities. Recipients of the Citizenship and Service Scholarship will receive their Year 7 Contributions and Charges waived. This is valued at around $235.

Applications for 2024 Specialist Programs will open 22 February 2023.


Applications close 17 March.


Applications must be submitted in person to the College Front Office. Please ensure you bring all supporting documentation with you.


Postal applications will only be accepted if applicant resides outside of the Perth Metropolitan area in which case certified copies of proof of residency must be submitted.


Please note that no acknowledgement will be sent by the College on receipt of your application.


If you have any queries please contact the Enrolments Officer on 6207 2400 or



Specialist Basketball Program Application Information

Application Documents

Supporting Documents

  • Birth Certificate (photocopy and original) or
    • Passport with date of entry into Australia and Visa documentation, or
    • Australian Citizenship Certificate
  • 2022 Semester 1 and 2 reports
  • Student Basketball Details
  • Player Profile (emailed by Coach/ Year 6 PE Teacher)

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