In Year 7, 8 and 9 your child will study...
Pupils have two Physical Education lessons each week.
The aims of this course are to provide a wide range of activities in order to cater for the ability and aptitude of all our pupils, improve the physical fitness of the individual and foster enjoyment and a feeling of achievement.
All pupils follow a common modular course throughout the Year and are given the opportunity to experience, participate and succeed in activities such as gymnastics, health-related exercise, hockey, netball, rounders, football, tennis, basketball and rugby.
The importance of a healthy lifestyle and regular exercise is central to the aims of the course.
In Year 10 and Year 11 your child will study…
Core PE takes place during 1 lesson a week in Key Stage 4. A range of activities are included in the programme; team games, football, netball and basketball. Individual games; table tennis, tennis, squash and badminton. Health related fitness; trampolining and stamina/fitness work. Summer games; rounders/softball, cricket, athletics and tennis. The aims of this course are to provide a wide range of activities in order to cater for the ability and aptitude of all pupils, improve physical fitness of the individual and foster enjoyment and a feeling of achievement. Pupils are encouraged to take part, and to continue this development of a healthy lifestyle.
BTEC Sport gives pupils an engaging introduction to life and work in a vocational sector.
Pupils develop knowledge and understanding by applying their learning and skills in a work-related context and provide a tried-and-trusted progression route to further study, to an apprenticeship or into employment. A range of sports related units are covered, such as Fitness for Sport and Exercise, Practical Sports Performance, Training for Personal Fitness and Leading Sports Activities.
If you would like further information please contact...
Mrs K O'Sullivan
Lead Teacher of Physical Education