Students who enroll in Centennial Collegiate’s Soccer Academy have the opportunity to earn a physical education credit while playing a sport they enjoy.
Students from grades 9 to 12 from all areas of Saskatoon with a passion for soccer, regardless of skill level, are welcome to join. Throughout the course, students improve their skills and abilities by learning from qualified teachers and coaches, who instruct students individually and in small and large groups. The class requires a high level of engagement in both teamwork and peer coaching as students come to the class with a variety of abilities and experiences, from someone who is just beginning to those who have played for years. The one thing all students have in common is a love for soccer. Classes take place at the SaskTel Sports Centre, a state-of-the-art turf facility.
- Students are trained by both teachers and guest coaches in a state-of-the-art turf facility.
- Students earn a physical education credit while playing a sport they enjoy.
- Students learn leadership skills through peer coaching.
- Physical, Health and Career Education 9
- Wellness 10
- Physical Education 20 and 30
Cost and Equipment
The fee for Grade 9 students is $209. The fee for grades 10 to 12 students is $313.50 (due to additional instructional time on the turf). All new students are provided with an academy shirt and shorts, which are included as part of the fee.
Students are expected to provide their own shin pads, socks, cleats and flats. The program provides balls, nets and all other necessary equipment.
There is no application for Soccer Academy. Students are welcome to choose this course as part of their course selection process.