Calver Crescent, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S43 3LY

01246 472798

St Joseph's Catholic and Church of England Primary School

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Each class has PE twice a week. PE kits must be in school on PE days. Please consult class pages if you are unsure of  PE days.


Early Years

Children are encouraged to show good control and coordination in large and small movements. There will be a focus on moving confidently, in a variety of ways, whilst safely negotiating space.



Pupils will be taught to;

- Master basic movements including running, jumping, throwing and catching, as well as developing balance, agility and coordination

- Participate in team games, developing simple tactics

- Perform dances using simple movement patterns



Pupils will be taught to;

- Play competitive games

- Further develop movement skills

- Develop flexibility and strength, technique, control and balance

- Perform dances using a range of patterns

- Take part in outdoor activities

- Compare their performances to show improvement


Swimming and water safety

Year 4 have weekly swimming instruction at Staveley Healthy Living Centre