Physical Education in St Angela’s College
P E Hall
Roof pitch with 4G surface
Fitness Suite (Spinning studio and weights area)
Access to Computer Room
External space for Orienteering
Local off-site Facilities
The Metropole Hotel pool and gym
Firkin Crane dance studios
Mardyke Arena: pool, gym, climbing wall, fitness studios
The Glen Resource Centre pitches for rugby, high ropes adventure and skiing
Mardyke hockey pitch for training and matches
Ursuline Secondary School pitches in Blackrock for hockey training and matches
Availability/Use of ICT Facilities
The PE department has the following ICT facilities available:
- DVD player with surround sound
- GoPro Camera
- Apple TV
The school tracksuit, which consists of a navy top and bottoms, navy polo shirt and sports socks must be worn. Appropriate runners must also be worn. Senior students may wear plain navy leggings.
What we teach
Adventure activities, Dance, Basketball, Unihoc
Aquatics, Gymnastics, Volleyball, Spikeball
Athletics, Health related activity, Badminton, Tag Rugby
Climbing Games (including the following) Ultimate Frisbee, Rounders
Class organisation, timetabling and teaching
There are four Physical Education teachers delivering the programme.
Every student in the school has access to PE for the six years they spend in St. Angela’s College.
First to third year students are timetabled for two periods of PE per week for the full academic year.
Fourth year students are timetabled for three periods of PE per week for 14 weeks with an additional 7 week module of first aid.
Fifth year students are timetabled for two periods of PE per week in rotation with SPHE and Careers.
Sixth year students are timetabled for two periods of PE per week for the year.