The National Curriculum for Physical Education aims to ensure that all pupils:
develop competence to excel in a broad range of physical activities
are physically active for sustained periods of time
engage in competitive sports and activities
lead healthy, active lives.
Furthermore, the following Olympic and Paralympic values are promoted through PE and School Sport:
Overall, a broad and balanced PE curriculum can develop a range of life skills and values. A whole school approach to PE and School Sport can successfully promote fundamental British values and SMSC development.