Health

Staff

Dermid Arthur (PE) – Faculty Principal Teacher
Scott Birse (PE)
Debbie Brady (HE)
Kenna Jagger (HE)
Kirsty Sherrington (PE)

 

Physical Education
Aboyne Academy are privileged to have access to a 25 meter swimming pool, large games hall, squash court and Astroturf pitch.

Course Information

S1-2 Broad General Education – Core

S3 – Broad General Education – Core

In S3 the emphasis is towards pupils participating in activities of interest to them and developing their skills. It is essential that pupils understand the benefits of sustained regular physical activity to allow them to make positive choices throughout life.

S3 – Broad General Education – Pupil Choice
Physical Education, for more information – S3 BGE course booklet 2021-2022 Physical Education

S4/5/6 Senior Phase – Pupil Choice
Physical Education – National 4/5 and Higher, for further information – SP Course Booklet 2021-2022 Physical Education

PE Kit
Pupils are expected to take part in each lesson in the following PE kit:
Shorts/tracksuit bottoms,
T shirt, warm top if outdoors
Trainers (non marking soles for games hall)
Swimsuit/trunks and towel

On occasions when pupils are unable to take part in PE lessons, a letter of explanation is required from home. Pupils not taking part in activities will complete worksheets related to the activity being taught. A record is kept of repeated “No Kits” in a pupil’s Kit Book.

 

Home Economics

S2 Broad General Education – Core

S3 – Broad General Education – Pupil Choice
Home Economics, for more informationS3 BGE course booklet 2021-2022 Home Economics

S4/5/6 Senior Phase – Pupil choice
Practical Cookery N5 (and Foundation Apprenticeship), for more informationSP Course Booklet 2021-2022 Practical Cookery

 

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