Our sporting teams have made successful starts to their seasons, most notably our Rugby, Netball squads & our Football teams who have competed in The English Schools FA Cup.
Our Competitive Sports Program at KS3 has been enhanced & remains extremely popular, targeting pupils with low self esteem & confidence within the subject. Pupils participated in a range of sports including work with outside agencies..
School Contact: Mr. D. Bancroft – Head of PE
Years 10 & 11 http://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/gcse-
PE Department Vision
Our vision is to improve and increase the quality and quantity of high-
The curriculum aims to ensure that all pupils explore core & advanced skills in a wide range of team & individual sports with an enhanced understanding of the techniques, tactics & strategies. Pupils who opt for GCSE can apply their practical experiences to the theoretical content & discuss the benefits to the performer, examining both the body & mind. The curriculum is planned to develop pupils’ skills & knowledge over a 5 year period, & allows them to use a number of transferable skills from a range of sports & activities. Pupils are equipped with the knowledge & skills to analyse & improve their performance & that of their peers. They build their knowledge of sport beyond the classroom & form an understanding of the long term physical & mental benefits of exercise & a healthy lifestyle.