The objectives of the Physical Education Department are:
- To promote physical activity and encourage enjoyment and a sense of achievement at all levels.
- To develop all pupils skills at both social and interpersonal levels.To promote team work through working with others.
- To develop and encourage good levels of health and fitness.
- To ensure pupils have the knowledge, skills and confidence in all areas of sport and encourage pupils to participate in extra-curricular activities.
The academy has a variety of excellent facilities catering for the majority of sports. Our facilities include an Swimming pool, Fitness suite, Dance Studio, Field with 2 x 11 a side football pitches, 1 x 9 a side pitch 1 x 7 a side football pitch, 1 x Rugby pitches, Sports Hall, MUGA (Coming in 2017), 3 x Tennis courts, 3 x Netball courts (Coming in 2017)
The academy is classed as a Football Foundation Development School and as a result of this has a top class changing facility and Centre of Excellence Standard Football Pitches that are maintained on a regular basis.
The academy provides a wide range of Extra-Curricular opportunities for all students. We aim to provide opportunities for students to develop existing talents and also to make new friends, activities and to have fun. The available sports clubs run throughout the year.
The academy is enjoying an incredibly successful period in a wide range of sports. Our teams take part in competitions at district, regional and national level