• PE

PE

Welcome to PE

PE and Games are offered to all students throughout their school career. It is also possible to take Sports Studies as a GCSE option at KS4.

In addition to extensive fields and re-gra area, the department has a purpose built Sports hall, a fully equipped weights room and use of a further multi-purpose space, equipped with sprung floor, ropes, wall bars and climbing frames.

As well as three full-time and four part-time specialists, teaching is supplemented by a number of sports coaches who visit the school on a regular basis.

Pupils have access to sports areas before and after school and can take part in a wide variety of extra-curricular activities both on site and at other local venues.

Teaching in the department aims to develop the competence to excel in a broad range of physical activities and enable students to be physically active for sustained periods of time.

Students are encouraged to adopt a healthy and active lifestyle by engaging in competitive sports and activities and to develop skills of team work and leadership.

Students will typically follow the programme outlined below.

Year 7

  • Invasion games: Football, Netball Basketball and Rugby
  • Net games: Badminton, Table Tennis, Volleyball and Short Tennis
  • Gym: Gymnastics and Trampolining
  • Swimming: Rounders and Cricket
  • Dance
  • Athletics: Running, Jumping and throwing
  • Outdoor and adventure activities

Year 8

  • Invasion games: Football, Netball Basketball and Rugby
  • Net games: Badminton, Table Tennis, Volleyball and Short Tennis
  • Gym: Gymnastics and Trampolining
  • Swimming
  • Striking and Fielding: Rounders and Cricket
  • Dance
  • Athletics: Running, Jumping and Throwing
  • Outdoor and adventure activities

Year 9

  • Invasion games: Football, Netball Basketball and Rugby
  • Net games: Badminton, Table Tennis, Volleyball and Short Tennis
  • Gym: Gymnastics, Trampolining
  • Swimming
  • Striking and Fielding: Rounders and Cricket
  • Dance
  • Athletics: Running, Jumping, Throwing
  • Outdoor and adventure activities

Year 10

Pupils are encouraged to develop their technique and improve their performance in one chosen and other competitive sports and to tackle more demanding activities from the above.

Year 11

Pupils are encouraged to develop their technique and improve their performance in chosen and other competitive sports and to tackle more demanding activities from the above or engage in other sports offered from a range of off-site opportunities, including:

  • Golf
  • Swimming
  • Fitness Training
  • Dance
  • Football
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Netherhall High School
Netherhall Avenue,
Huddersfield,
HD5 9PG

Tel: 01484 382140 
Email info@nlconline.org.uk

Named contact for queries: Joanne Ainley ainleyj@nlconline.org.uk

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About the NLC

NLC consists of four schools, covering a full range of ability from 3 - 19 years. Each school has its own distinctive ethos and identity but all share the common goal of catering to the specific needs of each student.