Staffing of the department
Ms Nash - Head of Department
Mrs Power - Serviam Co-ordinator
Educational philosophy/Aims of the curriculum
PE at St Ursula’s is very popular, where pupils seem to really thrive. PE is a compulsory core subject.
There are also many opportunities for pupils to get involved with extra-curricular clubs, fixtures, dance shows, reward trips and much more throughout the year.
Our curriculum for physical education aims to ensure that all students:
- Develop competence to excel in a broad range of physical activities
- Are physically active for sustained periods of time
- Engage in competitive sports and activities
- Lead healthy, active lives.
KS3 Programme of study
Each student has 100 minutes of active PE per week. In Key stage 3 the pupils will be required to take part in the following sports:
We currently offer the following extra-curricular opportunities:
Trampolining, Rounders, Football. We also offer Dance, Athletics and Basketball with professional choreographer and coaches, which is totally free of charge.
Links to useful sites for KS3 students, parents and members of the public