Sport and Music
To stimulate pupil curiosity, interest and enjoyment in music.
To develop an appreciation of all types of music and actively encourage participation in musical
To provide the opportunity for a wide variety of instrumental tuition.
To promote the strong choral tradition within the school.
Music is taught as part of the National Curriculum and pupils receive tuition from peripatetic staff in various instruments.
It is important that parents and pupils realise that regular practice is essential when learning any instrument and that all peripatetic music teachers encourage this.
To stimulate pupil interest and enjoyment in PE.
To develop health and fitness for current and future lifestyles.
To develop physical ability and skills.
To enable pupils to work independently and as part of a team in varied activities which require co-operation.
To develop skills which are important in our locality, particularly watersports.
PE and games take place weekly. The PE equipment is good and pupils are encouraged to use it under supervision and reach their own full potential.
Boys and girls are encouraged to participate in a range of team games including football, netball, rugby, and hockey. In summer, pupils play cricket, rounders and take part in athletics, including a school Sports Day. All pupils are encouraged to do their best to improve gradually and to enjoy themselves.
We fully participate in cluster organised sporting team events, including cross-country.
Swimming takes place in Pembroke Swimming Pool. The school holds a Swimming Gala and pupils from the school participate in the Pembrokeshire Schools Gala and the Pembroke and District Area Gala.