Welcome to the Physical Education Department. At Clydebank High we commit a lot of time, staffing and resources to deliver a high quality product in which all students, whatever their ability thrive. We provide a wide variety of sporting activities for all ages and abilities.

The involvement of pupils in PE - both in the classroom and through the wealth of extra-curricular opportunities - helps boost confidence and self esteem, encouraging teamwork, whilst at the same time developing their physical, mental, social, cultural and moral skills.

We aim to develop every students' physical competence and confidence, and their ability to use these qualities to perform in a range of activities. promote physical skilfulness, physical development and knowledge of the body in action. Opportunities are provided for students to be creative, competitive and to face up to different challenges as individuals and in groups and teams. Department Location

The PE department is situated on the ground floor of the new school. The new facilities within the PE deaprtment are fantastic these include, 2 large gyms, 1 big sports games hall , a fitness room, 8 changing rooms and 1 theory class room.

All S1-3 pupils have 2 periods of core physical education per week.

S4 pupils currently have 1/2 periods of core P.E. per week.

Pupils personalise in S2: Pupils can choose a physical education elective course in S2/3(3 additional periods per week). Pupils can chose the TEAM or AESTHETIC course.

Senior Phase:
Pupils can elect to study the following courses in the senior phase. Each course is allocated 5 periods per week. National 4 Physical education (Team/Aesthetic)

National 5 Physical education(Team/Aesthetic)

Higher Physical Education (Team/Aesthetic)

Mr Downs - Curricular Leader
Miss MacColl
Mrs Dunlop
Miss Smith
Mrs Banks
Mr Jewell
Mr Leahy

Homework Policy

Pupils will be asked to complete problem worksheets to test both knowledge and understanding and problem solving skills and may be given prescribed reading from the textbook.

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