Health & Physical Education

Regular health and physical education activities are designed to improve students’ skill levels, interpersonal abilities and general well-being, which also contributes to their academic performance and overall happiness.

All students will have access to a range of sporting contexts and interschool competitions including individual and team sports.

Health

Health Education focuses on prevention and resilience and covers areas of prime importance to adolescents living in a rapidly changing world. Every student in Years 7-10 participate in Health Education, learning key principles of good health and well-being both now and in the future. Our aim is develop students’ abilities and skills to make considered decisions to ensure their good physical, mental, emotional and social health.

Physical Education

The activities offered in the Physical Education program are designed to increase students’ motor ability and physical health, along with many social wellbeing benefits. With the development of skills, students are able to participate competently and confidently in physical activities including invasion, striking/ fielding and net sports. Positive team work and a culture of support will be a focus in this learning area. Students are provided with opportunities to develop their leadership and team work skills.