Physical Education

Important Information Regarding PE Lessons And Practices

  • If your daughter cannot take part in PE a note from a parent/guardian must be provided and she must still bring her PE kit as alternative roles such as umpire or coach will be provided.
  • Please ensure that your daughter is suitably prepared for lessons during bad weather.
  • Please encourage your daughter to use her locker provided to safely store her kit.  Any kit lost will be taken to the lost property co-ordinator.
  • Students who arrive to PE lessons without the correct kit will be sanctioned.

Swimming Lessons For Year 7

The PE staff will register the pupils at 8.30 am.  The coach leaves the school at 8.35 am.

After School Practices

Off Site Sports Depart 3.50 pm
Training 4.30 pm to 5.30 pm
Return to CGS 6.00 pm

All Practices will be held at Abbotts Leigh unless otherwise advised.  Please note that hockey practices will take place in adverse weather conditions.  You must ensure that you have a waterproof jacket with you in school that you can wear to these practices.

All girls are reminded that the wearing of shin guards is compulsory for hockey practices and matches. The Physical Education Department strongly recommends the wearing of mouth guards for hockey practices and matches.

Please note:

The girls will be returned from matches/practices to school.  The PE staff would like to stress the need for girls to be collected promptly.  If you know that your daughter cannot be collected until after the required time, please make arrangements for her to go home with a friend and be collected from there.

If any of the above is cancelled at short notice, the pupils will go to the homework club until 5.30 pm where they will be supervised.

Physical Education Kit List

The following items of kit are compulsory:

Polo Shirts Blue with school emblem, two are recommended
Games Skirt or Short Polyester navy kilt style or Navy dry stretch fabric
Hockey Socks  Navy with sky blue stripes
PE Socks  Plain white ankle socks
Footless Tights Black footless tights are to be worn for dance/gymnastic activities
Swimsuit (Year 7) Navy with blue stripe
Swim Cap (Year 7) White (Red for non-swimmer)
Training Shoes Predominantly white, non-marking soles (lace-ups, NOT fashion trainers and NO Velcro)
Towel (Year 7) For Year 7 swimming
Sports Bag

The following items of kit are highly recommended in order to keep your daughter safe and comfortable:

Tracksuit Navy and pale blue with school emblem
Sweat Shirt Navy round neck with badge
Gum Shield For sports such as hockey
Shin Pads For sports such as hockey and football
Swimming Goggles Junior and fitness ranges        

The following items of kit are optional:

Shorts Navy dry stretch fabric
Pack away Jacket Plain, navy, breathable wet weather gear
Hockey Stick (Winter)
Thermal (Winter) Navy or black-to be worn under polo shirt or sweatshirt in cold weather 
Tennis Racket (Summer)

Please Note:

No jewellery, including ear studs, to be worn during PE lessons.

Hair must be tied back for all activities