Physical Education

We are very proud of the many achievements of individual athletes, teams and sports leaders each year along with the excellent participation rates in all year groups.

The department benefits from outstanding facilities, which include a sports hall with four badminton courts, large basketball court, indoor netball court. In addition there is a dance studio, gymnasium and substantial sports fields which encompass three football pitches, a rugby pitch, a 400m track and softball and rounders playing areas. We also benefit from having five netball courts, five tennis courts outside make good use of Little Hay Golf Club and Sports Space Leisure Centre Swimming Pool and Fitness Suite. Our departmental ethos is based upon a philosophy of ‘Sport for All’ and we offer a wide variety of opportunities at all levels; from first team excellence to recreational clubs. Our physical education programmes for each year group promote a positive attitude towards active, healthy lifestyles and encourage high participation levels.


Key Stage 3

Students participate in a variety of different activities. Skills, tactics, problem solving, leadership, observation and analysis skills are developed through each activity in Key Stage 3.


Key Stage 4

Key Stage 4 Examination Options

GCSE PE - includes both practical and theoretical components.
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GCSE Dance - includes both practical and theoretical components.
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Key Stage 5

Students have the opportunity to participate in a recreational games programme and can also follow the Sports Leaders Level 2 (Year 12) and Level 3 (Year 13) courses.
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The PE Department organises an extensive schedule of fixtures. There are also many inter form competitions and opportunities for leadership skills for students in all year groups. These include organising competitions, officiating matches, leading and coaching groups of students from both JFK and local primary schools.

Annual sporting events include:

Sports Day
Ski Trip
Gym and Dance Display
Gym Competition
Dance Competition
Sports Tour (every 2 years)
Sports Presentation Evening