The department looks develop the students physically, intellectually and social as part of the national curriculum. Lessons provide students with the opportunity of participating in, and understanding, a variety of physical activities.
The Department also aims to promote the following:
Develop a variety of physical skills
Learn how to enjoy sporting activities
Develop good self-discipline and a sense of pride and self-confidence in themselves and their work
Develop an understanding of the benefits of exercise and the importance of physical fitness in the maintenance of good health
Solve problems and make decisions
Exchange and develop ideas
Develop inventive and creative thought
Work in different sized groups
Compromise and co-operate
Key Stage 3
The Key Stage 3 curriculum provides a range of challenging and meaningful opportunities for students of all abilities. Students will be encouraged to achieve their potential in a caring and supportive environment.
Sports and activities that pupils will have the opportunity to participate in throughout the year:
Football, Basketball, Rugby, Hockey, Table tennis, Dodgeball, Long ball, Curling, Boxing
Pupils will also receive the opportunity to participate in sports and activities off-site, such as:
Swimming, Outdoor Action Adventure, Badminton, Fitness suite/Gym, Frisbee Golf
Key Stage 4
Students continue to develop their skills previously learnt within key stage 3 PE.
They will continue to have the opportunity to participate in a range of sports and activities.
Alongside core PE. Pupils will be able to gain qualifications in the following as option choices:
Sport Leader Award UK
Gateway Level 1 Award In Skills for Sport and Active Leisure
Gateway Level 2 Sport and Active Leisure