Health and Physical Education

HPE is an important classroom program within the school’s Connected Curriculum. Together with the classroom component children are provided with a developmental skills program in a variety of sports. In Years 1 and 2 simple skill and gross motor development is the priority. In Year 3 modified games are workshopped with students and in Years 4-7 all students are involved in interschool competitions. All students are also given the opportunity to represent the district in a variety of sports.

The following sports make up part of the school HPE program:

  • Swimming (Yrs 1-6)
  • Athletics (Prep - Yr 6)
  • Cross Country (Yrs 1-6)
  • Motor Program (Prep - Yr 2)
  • Workshops in Basketball, Softball/Baseball, Soccer, and Newcombe Ball (Yrs 3-6)
  • Inter-school games – Soccer, Netball, Cricket, Softball, Volleyball and Tennis (Yrs 4-6)
  • Sequential Outdoor Education Program (Camp) Yrs 5-6