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Sport is an integral part of school life at Blackheath High. Our aim is for the students to develop a lifelong love of exercise. Our curriculum is designed with this aim in mind and is complemented by an impressive co-curricular programme.
While in pursuit of participation for all, we also provide opportunities for students to excel and reach outstanding levels of success to complement the vast co-curricular programme on offer.
Sport is enjoyed and valued by all our students and helps them to develop qualities such as resilience, leadership and teamwork.
Below is a selection of sports on offer for Senior School students across the autumn, spring and summer terms. The range of activities will change in response to student interest each year.
|Netball *||Invasion Games||Indoor Athletics|
|Iron Woman||Badminton||Tag Rugby|
|Street Dance||Athletics *||Fitness Suite|
|Swimming||Rounders *||Horse riding|
|Health Related Exercise||Tennis||Canoeing/Kayaking|
|Gymnastics||Spanish Dance||Martial Arts|
* Major competitive sports
In the Junior School, curriculum lessons include Netball, Hockey, Swimming, Gymnastics, Dance and Cross Country. Co-curricular clubs are also run before school and after school. Our clubs are non-selective and open to pupils of all abilities.
Our girls have PE lessons twice a week, a double games lesson at the field and single lesson in the gymnasium or playground; depending on activity. Throughout the year groups, we focus on invasion and co-operative games across the curriculum.