Physical Education Subject Information

Physical Education at Ardscoil Phadraig allows students to explore a wide variety of strands including games, dance, gymnastics, athletics, and outdoor and adventure activities. Junior cycle students are currently studying the PE short course, with 1st and 3rd years receiving a double PE class and 2nd years will receive a triple PE class each week.

The PE short course focuses on student wellbeing and exploring a wide variety of activities that promotes the physical, social, emotional and mental development of students. Senior cycle students will be beginning the new Senior Cycle PE programme, with all students receiving a double PE class.

SCPE aims to develop confidence, competence and creativity in a range of physical activities and promotes the participation in physical activity both inside and beyond school.