Our School

Physical Education

Welcome to the PE Department


Our Vision

The PE Department aim to deliver outstanding educational sporting provision for every pupil at Waverley School, characterised by personalised learning in Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4. All pupils leave Waverley with a qualification in Physical Education and the knowledge of how/why a healthy, active lifestyle will help them in later life. A vibrant and exciting range of sporting activities are also offered on an extra-curricular basis.

Examination Board: OCR Cambridge Nationals Sports Studies

The OCR Sports Studies course is a Level 2 course. This is broken down into four components all worth 25% each:

Unit 1: Contemporary issues in sport


60 mark written exam

Unit 2: Developing sport skills


Practical and coursework

Unit 3: Sports Leadership

Practical and coursework


Unit 4: Developing knowledge and skills in  outdoor activities

Practical and coursework

Each unit is marked out of 60. Units 2, 3 and 4 have four elements all worth 15 marks each.  These are assessed through witness statements and coursework evidence.