Physical Education

Physical Education (PE) plays an integral role within the lives of our children at Meole Brace. We provide a full curriculum that supports pupils to become physically confident, reinforce health and fitness and develop individual talent.

All pupils thoroughly enjoy PE at Meole Brace and all participate in a wide range of activities:

  • Fundamental skills

  • Net games (Tennis, Badminton)

  • Competitive games (Handball, Tag Rugby, Football, Hockey, Rounders, Basketball, Netball, Cricket)

  • Gymnastics (Floor work, apparatus)

  • Athletics

  • Team building games

  • Dance

  • Swimming in KS2 (see Sports Preium Report for outcomes) 

  • Outdoor and adventure opportunities (Year 6 Arthog) 

  • Orienteering

Pupils experience two hours of PE a week. Alongside teachers, Embrace, our specialist sports coaches, provide a high quality experience for all pupils in line with the 2014 National Curriculum for PE and work with teaching staff to develop their skills and expertise in the subject area. 

To find out more about our PE curriculum, please see our vision for PE and PE progression document below and please visit the Sport Premium page to learn how funding is used to support our curriculum PE and to enhance children's sporting experiences throughout the school.  


At Meole Brace we encourage healthy competition so that our children put into practice the values of good sportsmanship and teamwork. We participate in school and county events throughout the academic year which support children in building resilience, confidence and mutual respect. To find out more and for regular updates, please visit the Sports Teams page. 

Files to Download

Christian Theme of the Month

The Christian theme for this half term is 'Courage'.

"Be strong and courageous; do not be frightened or dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go." Joshua 1.9

In school we will be:

Exploring the value of courage.

Encouraging pupils to show courage when things are difficult.

Exploring ways in which we can be courageous in our learning and both in and out of school.

Parents and carers, please help us at home to support your child in their understanding of the above concepts.

Contact the School

Meole Brace Primary School

Church Road, Meole Brace, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Tel: 01743 351027