Our aim in the department is to improve the Hauora of our students via a Health Education Program and an active and engaging Physical Education program. The curriculum is delivered by embedding into our teaching program the concepts of Hauora, Attitudes and values, Socio ecological perspective, and Health promotion.
At Year 9 PE is compulsory for 2 hours a week and students have 27 hours of Health Education a year. At Year 10 PE is also compulsory for 2 hours a week however Health Education is an option.
In catering for our senior students we offer NCEA Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3 PE. Our Health Education Program offers NCEA Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3 courses.
We also offer a one year senior Outdoor Education program.