Learning

Physical Education

P.E. DEPARTMENT AIMS

  • To provide the children with the opportunity to gain pleasure, satisfaction and success in a wide variety of physical activities thus fostering a life-long interest in sport.
  • To develop and promote an understanding of health and fitness.
  • To develop an appreciation of the concepts of fair play, honest competition and good sportsmanship.
  • To provide regular opportunities to develop a range of skills and increase knowledge and understanding.
  • To foster aesthetic and creative development.
  • To develop self-esteem through the acquisition of physical competence and poise.
  • To develop the personal and social skills of each individual and practice good citizenship.
  • To develop an appreciation of the natural environment and what it can offer by way of interests, involvement, achievement and personal development.
  • To develop an understanding and appreciation of safe practice in different contexts.
  • To contribute towards an understanding and knowledge of other cultures through physical education.
  • To teach leadership skills and provide opportunity for pupils to develop their skills

The PE Dept Recent Successes

Feb 2011

Year 6, 7 & 8 all years runners up in Middle Schools Indoor Athletics Championships.

Mar 2011

Year 6 High Fives Netball Runners up in Middle Schools Festival

Mar 2011

Year 7 and 8 Winners of Middle Schools Cross Country Championships.

Mar 2011

Year 8 boys District Champions in 6 a-side football

April 2011

Year 8 boys District Champions 11 a-side football

May 2011

Year 5/6 'B' team won N.E Herts cricket competition. The 'A' team were runners up in their competition

May 2011

U13 girls representing East Herts in Tag Rugby at Herts School Games.

June 2011

U13 girls finished 4th out of 24 school in Herts Athletics League

July 2011

Girls Athletics teams (as part of joint team with Freman College) win the Bishops Stortford and District Schools Championships.

Edwinstree/Freman College also become the overall Athletics.

District Champions when boys and girls results are combined

Oct 2011

The U13 boys are 3rd in the Bishops Stortford and District Cross Country Championships

Nov 2011  

U13 boys are runners up in NE Herts table tennis competition.

U13 girls finish in 3rd place

Nov 2011 

U12 and U13 boys rugby teams win NE Herts tournaments

Jan 2012

U12 Girls Runners-up NE Herts basketball tournament

Jan 2012

U11 Mixed basketball runners-up NE Herts Basketball tournament

Jan 2012

U12 Girls runners-up in Bishops Stortford & District Swimming championships. U12 boys 6th place.

Feb 2012

U12 Girls win NE Herts district 5-a-side futsal competition.

Feb 2012

U12 and U13 athletics teams runners-up in NE Herts Sportshall Championships

Mar 2012

U11 Netball team runners-up in NE Herts competition.

Mar 2012

U12 boys rugby team finish 4th in group in County Finals.

Mar 2012

U13 Girls rugby team finish 4th in group in regional finals.

Mar 2012

U12 Girls finish 3rd at Herts School Games in Futsal

U12 Girls finish 7th at Herts School Games in athletics

U12 Boys finish 10th in Herts School Games in athletics.

Mar 2012

U12 Boys win Bishops Stortford & District 6-a-side football championships.