Yr 10 Progress Evening – 4th July – School will close at 3.20pm: Year 10 Work Experience Week 24th – 28th June 2019: Year 6 transfer day – 27th June 2019: Aspire to Engineer:

This year the theme was genetic engineering & BFS came Runners-Up – Congratulations to all involved

May Half Term Week is Monday 27th May, back to school on Monday 3rd June:

Physical Education
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Aims

The P.E. department give each pupil the opportunity to have a high quality sporting experience in lessons and the opportunity to represent the school in competition.

Key Stage 3:

Pupils in Years 7-9 receive a double lesson of core PE a week. The pupils travel offsite to Kings Oak Primary September until Christmas and from Easter until the end of term in July. From January until Easter lessons take place in the Bunyan Centre.

Core PE consists of a diverse range of sports to meet the demands of the national curriculum. Sports are delivered in line with the competition calendar allowing pupils a pathway through to representing the school in competition.

Key Stage 4:

We offer Edexcel GCSE P.E. at KS4. The course is mainly theory based with pupils requiring a good level of physical ability before undertaking the course. The course is examined through two written papers, a practical exam focusing on three sports and coursework with a weighting of 60% to 40% theory, practical.

Pupils in KS4 also receive core P.E. lessons with a double lesson a fortnight. Pupils can also supplement the PE offer through electives.

Advice for parents:

We would advise that pupils wishing to take part in GCSE PE should wherever possible play club sport outside of school

Please follow @bfs_sport on twitter for all fixture and BFS PE updates

Contact details for questions:

Mr Cox, Head of PE: mcox@bedfordfreeschool.co.uk