Physical Education (HPE) is a compulsory subject for all students up until Year
9. Their motto, Moving Bodies,
Moving Minds drives their teaching and learning.
HPE provides a
holistic approach to education. It
focuses on students learning about their bodies, the way they move, what they
are capable of and how their minds grow and change when they manage their
Students who study HPE will:
perspectives about nutrition and the science of human development
grow confident in their own physical abilities to apply their skills to new sports and physical activities
become life-long movers and will learn the benefits of being active
In Years 7-8
students will study HPE for three out of four semesters. It becomes compulsory for Year 9 students and
an elective for Years 10-12.
Year 11-12 can
choose between general subject Physical Education, as well as Certificate III/IV
in Fitness. These certificates are
packaged with a Certificate II in Sport and Recreations.
Department Health and Physical Education Dave Moran email@example.com