Physical Education Extra-Curricular Activities
Years 7 & 8 after-school Friday Football sessions delivered by a PNE community coach. Pupils learn teamwork, resilience and analyse their performance whilst playing football in a non-competitive environment.
‘Couch to 5K’ and fitness running is carried out in this club. Pupils get a chance to improve their cardiovascular fitness through pushing themselves by covering varying running distances. Whether they are all about sprinting or long distance – this club will help to improve their techniques to help them to become confident runners.
Athletics: Years 7 & 8 Athletics competition where pupils compete with other schools in Preston in both track and field events.
Rock Climbing: Years 9 & 10 Rock Climbing competition where pupils compete with other schools in Preston in climbing using graded climbs.
Football: Year 7 Football team competing in friendly football matches against other schools.
To attain a walking PB whilst completing parts of the 21 miles of the Preston Guild Wheel walk. Many pupils are encouraged to walk for fitness (minimum of 7 miles) and supporting local charities through fundraising.
Our annual whole school Sports day is held at UCLAN sports Arena. The pupils take part in various sports activities. Each pupil has to take part in at least one activity from the following sports: Athletics, Football, Rounders and obstacle course. The total scores from each activity determines the winning form from each year group.
Pupils from Years 8, 9 & 10 take part in teambuilding activities at Borwick Hall. As part of supporting the health and wellbeing of young people this activity day helps the pupils to understand the mental benefits of taking part in teambuilding activities.