The school uses it's hall for PE and gymnastics, the playground and nearby Spring Hall playing fields for outdoor games. Various team sports, such as football, netball, hockey, dodgeball, rounders and rugby are taught, with an emphasis on learning the skills and applying these to the games. We employ specialist teachers and coaches to deliver the PE curriculum.


Swimming lessons are provided for Key Stage 2 pupils by Calderdale swimming instructors.

Children attend swimming classes at the Halifax pool for six months in both Year 4 and Year 5. 

The children are assessed against the National Curriculum standard. In 2016/2017, the cohort assessed achieved the following outcomes:

  Percentage of the cohort achieving the standard
National Curriculum 79%
Ability to swim 25m 79%

Children undertook a National Curriculum Water safety session.

Residential Trips

Each year the children in Year 5 attend a residential centre where they take part in adventurous activities.

In Year 6 children take part in a residential visit which involves outdoor and adventurous activities.


No jewellery is allowed to be worn during any PE sessions.