The PD/H/PE department caters for students from Years 7 to 12 with a variety of subjects ranging from the core subject of PD/H/PE in Years 7 to 10. It also offers students the elective subject of Physical Activity and Sports Studies. In Years 11 and 12 students are able to choose either the 2 Unit ATAR subject of PD/H/PE or the 2 Unit non-ATAR course Sport Lifestyle and Recreation.
The faculty provides students with many opportunities to engage in a variety of physical activities in PE during their junior high schooling. Students are timetabled for 2 x 75 minutes Physical Education lessons and 1 x 75 minutes period of Health theory per cycle. All students in the junior school do common units in fitness testing, gymnastics, athletics and dance throughout the junior school program. Other studied may include more traditional sports and recreational activities.
The school has access to many sporting facilities within walking distance, which provide students’ a greater range of opportunities to engage in a variety of sporting and recreation activities in the elective subjects strands offered in PD/H/PE.