P.E and Sport
HEALTHY LIFESTYLES. ACTIVE BODY. POSITIVE MIND
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What we offer
The Skegness Academy offers as wide a range of physical activities alongside a range of vocational qualifications.
The Academy ensures continuity and progression across and within the key stages so that all pupils can develop a knowledge and understanding of the physical education programme.
All pupils are provided with information which allows them to gain access to club and community facilities during their leisure time whilst still at the Academy and when they leave full time education.
All pupils are encouraged to have an understanding of the need for a healthy and active lifestyle and a knowledge of the necessity of achieving and maintaining fitness.
All pupils have access to competitive team sports and, each week, all pupils in compulsory education receive over 1½ hours of formal curriculum time for individual and team sports.
The sports covered include Netball, Softball, Table Tennis, Athletics, Volleyball, Dance, Basketball, Hockey, Football, Rugby, Rounders and Cricket. The Academy organises internal competitions and runs successful year teams which compete against other schools in the following games: Athletics, Basketball, Cricket, Cross Country running, Netball, Rugby and Association Football.
All teachers on the formal physical education programme are fully qualified PE teachers. In addition there are specialist teachers who have gained coaching awards and refereeing certificates by the National Bodies for the Rugby Union, the Football Association, the English Basketball Association, the Squash Association, the Hockey Association, the Amateur Swimming Association, the Marylebone Cricket Club, the Mountain Leader Training Board, the Amateur Athletics Association and the Netball Association. Local development officers also assist with the coaching of Rugby, Basketball and Athletics.
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The Academy provides pupils with access to high quality facilities:
- 7 Netball/Tennis courts
- Sports Hall
- Auditorium with stage area
- 3 football pitches (1 senior/1 Junior/1 9x9)
- Grid squares
- 1 Rugby Pitch
- 4 land 400m track
- 6 lane 200m track
- 8 lane 100m straight
- Fitness Suite
The Academy has strict guidelines on dress and all pupils are expected to wear the full Academy uniform. The PE uniform consists of:
- Black SKA polo shirt.
- Black SKA hooded sweatshirt.
- Black shorts, jogging bottoms or leggings.
- Suitable trainers or other PE footwear
Events and Fixtures and Extra Curricular Activities
News on upcoming events, fixtures and extra-curricular activities will be updated when possible.
We aim to offer students a wide rAange of opportunities to take part in competitive situations against students within our county as well as take part in Inter Academy events, competing against students from across our Trust.