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Chesswood Junior School

Chesswood Junior School

Physical Education

Welcome to PE at Chesswood

The physical education programme at Chesswood provides a balance between gym, dance, games, swimming, outdoor pursuits and athletics. We also enable to our pupils to think about leading healthy and safe lives by covering first aid and health related fitness units of work. PE is taught by dedicated PE teachers for all pupils across the school to give a consistent and skilled approach to the subject.

We have also been awarded the prestigious Platinum Award from the School Games Mark and the AfPE Quality Mark.

What the pupils love about PE at Chesswood 



Our facilities include;

  • a gym/hall with fixed wall bars and a wide range of gymnastic equipment
  • Sportshall athletics facilities
  • 4 Netball courts
  • Basketball Courts 
  • Sports field

Our Sports Hall

The school has many teams in various sports including football, netball, tag-rugby, cricket, tri-golf, cross country and athletics (Sportshall and track), wherever possible, teams are entered for local leagues and competitions and have after schools clubs associated with them.

Some of our pupils also get trained to be Sports and Play Leaders to help the younger children in the school with their PE lessons or breaktimes.