George Pindar School @georgepindarschIn school today, our Key Worker’s children completed "The Great Pindar Bake Off Technical Challenge" and baked fabulous Victoria Sponges. What a fantastic afternoon! Well done all of you and enjoy! #ProudToBePindar #StaySafe https://t.co/xUvXlc9qXk2 days ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschRT @exploretutors: Coming this Monday 6th April, Mid-Morning Maths with @Bobby_Seagull available to everyone! 🤩Join us on: Mondays for ages…2 days ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschYear 11s, Lisa at Sidewalk is offering support for your next steps. We are living in unprecedented times and we know that some of you are feeling utterly bewildered. Help is at hand. Please do take the time to have a read. (Turn your phone sideways and stretch the image out!) https://t.co/jMA1EhMblX3 days ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschGreat to see our students so engaged with their online learning. Amelia embraced last weeks catering theme of using the "rubbing in" method to make some scones (Well done on finding some flour!) They look great Amelia, well done #ProudToBePindar #staysafe https://t.co/LpS8EPFJyX3 days ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschWe understand that our Year 11 students will be anxious about their next steps in these unprecedented times. Mrs Bilton has been in touch with several local post-16 providers and you can find their updates here: https://t.co/YRcRkoeeRE3 days ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschThe current unprecedented circumstances mean that our students are spending more time than ever online. Please take a moment to review this vital information about staying safe online: https://t.co/zkHIOdb91j4 days ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschPlease see images below re. arrangements for free school meals. https://t.co/RkLPeWZjD34 days ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschMore numbers you can call if you are in need of support or are struggling for food supplies: Hub- 01723 232527 Rainbow Centre- 01723 5006631 week ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschKooth is an online service for young people in need of support. Do contact them if you are struggling. https://t.co/8CCEIK5tvi1 week ago

GEORGE PINDAR SCHOOL IS PART OF

Physical Education

Physical Education

Head of Faculty: Mr A Worrell

Second in Faculty: Mrs E Clark

 

Key Stage 3 

The Physical Education department consists of 4 full time teachers. We have a good range of facilities including sports hall, gym, fitness suite, 4 court indoor tennis centre, 3G Astroturf and extensive fields.

We believe in designing our curriculum to suit students in order that their Physical Education lessons are enjoyable and promote a healthy and active lifestyle. In years 7 & 8 we cover a broad and balanced curriculum so all our students have a taste of a wide range of sports. We encourage students to develop their, leadership and social skills through their physical education lessons.

Students are introduced to key concepts in health and fitness along with an introduction to muscular and skeletal systems linked to the KS4 curriculum.

The department offer a wide range of extracurricular activities and fixtures for students to participate in, entering local, regional and national competitions. 

Key Stage 4

BTEC Level 1/2 First Award in Sport

Exam Board: Pearson BTEC: First Sport

The BTEC Level 1/2 First Award in Sport is a practical, work-related course.  Students learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. Each unit is introduced and delivered with a clear set of deadlines for all work to be submitted.

Pearson BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Award in Sport Unit Mandatory units:

  1. Fitness for Sport and Exercise External 30 hours
  2. Practical Performance in Sport Internal 30 hours
  3. Applying the Principles of Personal Training Internal Synoptic 30 hours

Optional specialist units:

  1. The Mind and Sports Performance Internal 30 hours
  2. The Sports Performer in Action Internal 30 hours
  3. Leading Sports Activities Internal 30 hours

Learners must complete the three core units (Unit 1 is an online exam) and one choice of optional specialist units.