Physical Education


  • All pupils will have the opportunity to swim at least 25 metres confidently and proficiently, using a range of strokes effectively [for example, front crawl, backstroke and breaststroke] and perform safe self-rescue.
  • Pupils experience a range of different physical activities and understand how physical activity is important for a healthy lifestyle.
  • Pupils participate in competitive games that lead into intra and inter-school competitions.
  • Pupils develop flexibility, strength, technique, control and balance through a range of sports and understand where they need to improve
  • Pupils develop sportsmanship both independently and in teams/groups.

Cultural Capital

In addition to curriculum lesson time there are:

  • Cluster sports events
  • Additional swimming sessions: Y4 and Y5 and top-up in Y6
  • Health week
  • Opportunities in a wide range of sports/activities
  • School games
  • pe

If you would like any further information about our PE Curriculum at Whittington, please do not hesitate to contact the School.

PE Curriculum Lead – Mr Paul Maguire

Head of Curriculum – Mrs Kelly Leeming

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