Physical Education and activities are an integral part of the holistic development of children. Some of the benefits of being active include:
P.E. at St. Mary’s uses lots of different Sports and activities to implement these benefits including Swimming, Dance, invasion games, gymnastics and Athletics.
Children are timetabled for two sessions of P.E. a week and as well as using P.E for Holistic benefits, St Mary’s pupils develop and enhance a range of skills and attributes for individual sports and activities furthering their knowledge, techniques and positive attitudes.
Tournaments are regularly attended for a range of sports/activities where the children have a chance to showcase their skills and knowledge in a competitive and friendly environment.
Extra-curricula options available include netball, football, Table tennis, multi sports and dance.
The Year 5 & 6 School Journeys also fulfil the stipulated outdoor and adventurous aspects required by the National Curriculum.