We are fully accredited with British Rowing and offer a sports scholarship in year 7, as well as a rowing scholarship in year 12. A number of our pupils play for local clubs or are selected to play at regional/county level for a number of different sports. The main sports played or enjoyed competitively at Sydenham High School include: rowing, netball, hockey, rugby, athletics, cricket, football, tennis, running and cross country, swimming. We also offer: trampolining, fencing, volleyball, dance.
As well as countless opportunities to represent the school in competitive fixtures at all levels, we also take part in annual residential tournaments such as the GDST Netball Weekend at Condover Hall, as well as other local and national tournaments and sporting events. We have our annual Sports day in the summer and there are also bi-annual ski trips to Europe or the USA, and an international netball tour – most recently to South Africa.