A day school—as opposed to a boarding school—is an educational institution where children are given instruction during the day, after which the students return to their homes. A day school has full-day programs
Schools stage many sports days in which children participate in the sporting events. It is usually held in elementary schools. In schools which use a house system a feature of the school is the competition between the houses; this is especially brought out during sporting events such as an inter-house sports day.