To provide a rich and supportive education for powerful learners to develop the qualities to successfully pursue future opportunities, and the personal capacity for social and intercultural engagement.
Every student will graduate as an engaged global citizen to meet the challenges of a changing world.
Distinction, Diversity, Respect
- Creating a community of learners
- Developing students intellectually, socially and morally
- International learning
- Ethical learning
- A focus on quality
Health & PE
The fundamental aim of Physical Education is to provide involvement and skill development in physical activities. This aims to promote immediate and long term health benefits to the participant through their participation and future involvement in physical activity.
The fundamental aim of the Health program is to provide students with the knowledge and skills to make well informed and appropriate choices about their health and wellbeing.
OUTCOMES FOR STUDENTS
To appreciate and understand the value of physical activity and its relationship to a healthy active lifestyle
To work to their optimal level of fitness
To develop the major skills necessary to participate successfully in a variety of physical activities.
To experience enjoyment and satisfaction through physical activity.
To develop social skills and demonstrate the importance of teamwork and cooperation in group activities.
To demonstrate knowledge and understanding in a variety of physical activities and evaluate their own and others’ performance.
To identify and participate in group activities which promote self confidence and cooperation
To critically assess and develop effective strategies and behaviours to promote safety
To critically analyse the immediate, short and long-term consequences and the inter-relationship of behaviours that affect the health of communities.
The Physical Education program complements the school Sports program and also provides opportunity for leadership and adventure activities.