Encourage and motivate all students to develop their full potential through a range of purposeful, yet enjoyable activities within a challenging environment.
Promote the acquisition and application of skills appropriate to each activity and knowledge of safety relevant to the activity.
Develop an understanding of the benefits of participation in physical activity now and in later life.
Develop an appreciation of skilful and creative performances in a variety of sports activities.
Develop equality of opportunity for boys and girls, whilst recognising the aspirations of ethnic and cultural minorities.
Promote the development of interpersonal skills (organisation, co-operation, initiative and responsibility) and to heighten self esteem, whilst encouraging tolerance of and respect for other groups and individuals.
Provide the necessary stimuli to encourage the development of decision making, imaginative thinking and problem solving
Encourage students to develop personal qualities of commitment, fairness and enthusiasm and an appreciation of honest competition and good sportsmanship.
For safety reasons students involved in certain activities on grass surfaces must have the appropriate studded footwear. Indoor footwear must be different from the training shoes worn outside or must be thoroughly cleaned. They must also be laced properly and tied on the top of the tongues.