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Key Stage 4 Results

The following sports are all covered at Crofton: football, hockey, netball, rounders, cricket, softball, athletics, badminton, cross country, basketball, gymnastics, table tennis, dance, aerobics and rugby league.


Years 7, 8 and 9 have two lessons of PE a week and Years 10 and 11 have one core hour per week.  During this time a mix of activities from the above sports is followed.


GCSE PE is offered in Years 10 and 11 as an examination option.  The GCSE syllabus follows Edexcel PE and the option consists of practical and theory sessions, with 60% / 40% split of marks respectively.


Facilities include sports hall, changing rooms and showers, a partially floodlit 80m x 80m all weather pitch, extensive playing fields marked out for hockey, rugby and football (winter games), rounders, athletics, softball and cricket (summer games); fully equipped gym and a fitness centre for stamina and endurance training.


We have strong links within the community, particularly with Sharlston Cricket Club.  The PE staff enjoy profitable and harmonious working relationships with parents and external coaches. 


Local rugby league, football, badminton, cricket and fitness clubs make use of our facilities.