Physical Education

Striving for a healthy, active and successful future’ by giving students the tools and understanding required to make a positive impact on their own physical health and well-being. Students will experience a wide variety of sports and physical skills which will enhance life-long fitness and life choices. 


Our aim is to encourage ALL students to :

Ultimately, through physical activity, we want students to know more and be able to do more

PE is based on three sets of attributes: Physical, Social and Personal. Each category is broken down into further areas that indicate what skills we would like students to be able to know and do. These attributes and skills include physical performance and competence, but also ‘High Performance Learning’ attitudes and characteristics.  We track students progress through criteria based on what they can recall (I know statements) and what they demonstrate (I can statements). Eight activities are assessed each academic year and each activity is assessed on one performance strand and one personal or social strand. 

The National Curriculum for physical education aims to ensure that all students:  

Key Stage 4: BTEC Sport

PE and Sport have a strong reputation at Broadlands Academy.

We offer the BTEC Sport qualification at KS4 and believe it gives a strong foundation for anyone wishing to go on to study sports and training at college and beyond.

The course has four units:

Although you do not get assessed on your practical ability, approximately 50% of the lessons are practical, learning through being physically active rather than in the classroom.

Useful Website Links:

Course outline and useful information including published resources.

An excellent resource to look at career paths and training.

Great for quick fore revising for the Unit 1 exam.