PE

Physical Education at Christ Church School is about developing children’s enjoyment, confidence and skill in physical activity. To this end it aims to introduce them to the pleasures of sport, irrespective of age, gender or ability and promote an enjoyment of exercise that will hopefully be continued into adulthood as part of a healthy lifestyle.

All children from Y1-Y6 take part in a daily mile this is in addition to their swimming and PE lessons.

Indoor PE:
Throughout the school children are taught PE through a variety of activities including Gymnastics, Movement and Dance, and Games Skills. All children do indoor PE in bare feet and wear school PE Kit.

Outdoor Games:
During the summer, all children wear school PE Kit with trainers or plimsolls. In winter children require tracksuits with trainers or plimsolls. Children have one session of outdoor games each week.

Swimming:
Swimming is taught in Years 1-4 children have a weekly lesson at the Latchmere Leisure Centre throughout the year. All children are expected to be able to swim 25 metres by the end of the four years.

Children may not wear jewellery during any PE lesson or related activity