We offer students a wide variety of sporting opportunities to challenge themselves and build their confidence.
This program supports the development of the student as a whole person by:
encouraging an understanding and valuing of self and others
promoting physical activity and
emphasising informed decision-making leading to effective and responsible actions.
The study of PDHPE is concerned with:
- Growth and Development
physical, social, cognitive and emotional
- Personal Health Choices
making, communicating and acting upon health decisions
- Interpersonal Relationships
forming and maintaining positive relationships
- Safe Living
living and learning in a safe, secure environment
- Active Lifestyle
knowing how to enhance personal and community health and wellbeing
- Games and Sports, Dance & Gymnastics
the composition, performance and appraisal of movement.
All students are involved in weekly sport and/or physical education lessons, with a specialist Physical Education teacher employed four days a week. Students in Kinder, Years 1, 3 and 5 also participate in dance lessons run by DanceFever, while students in Years 2, 4 and 6 take part in a specialist gymnastics program run by Flexi-Kids.
In addition to this, students have the opportunity to be selected, trained and entered into many competitions across the school, Zone, Diocesan, inter-Diocesan and Stage level in swimming, athletics, cross-country, soccer, netball, etc.