PE Mission Statement
At Sir John Sherbrooke Junior School we strive to ensure that all our children enjoy physical education and sport.
We aim to improve health and well-being, to promote active participation and lifelong learning and for each child to fulfil their potential.
The government has provided funding based on the number of children at our school. This must be spent on improving the quality and breadth of PE and sporting activities and to develop healthy lifestyles. Our mission is to give pupils the opportunity to experience existing and new sports through high quality learning from both staff and qualified coaches.
Our school, as with all others, will be judged on how well we have spent PE funding in relation to the impact it is having on the children. This is done through Ofsted.
We aim to develop in children an understanding of why exercise is important and how it affects them. We teach them to be physically active by engaging the children in activities which involve the whole body, maintain and increase flexibility and develop strength and stamina. Through this they discover their abilities and preferences, enabling them to make choices about how to get involved in lifelong physical activity. This will be achieved by: