Physical Education

Our Initiatives

Young Ambassadors 2017

Aims of the Physical Education Department

· To deliver a broad and exciting curriculum to all pupils from S to S6.

· Promote the importance of adopting and maintaining a healthy lifestyle now and for the future

· Provide extra curricular opportunities for all types of sports

· Enable pupils to experience the opportunities to work independently and as part of a team

· Allow pupils to see understanding of how important sport can develop an individual mentally, emotional and socially as well as physically.

Staff Names & Roles

Mrs H. Redford (Curriculum Leader)

Mrs L. Blair

Mr A. Dougan (DHT)

Mrs L. Guthrie (Principal Teacher Skills coordinator)

Mr D. Ward

Course Layout

  • Broad General Education - All pupils participate from S1 - S3.
  • National 4 Physical Education
  • National Physical Education
  • Higher Physical Education
  • Leadership opportunities through Active Schools and SFA.


In the BGE, pupils will have the opportunity to experience:

  • Basketball
  • Badminton
  • Dance
  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Fitness
  • Social Dance
  • Gymnastics
  • Trampolining S3 onwards

In Certificated courses pupils make their own decisions as to their choices of activities in preparation for their one off assessed performance.

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