Physical Education


Physical Education at YIS is more than just student participation in sports and games. Its purpose is to develop a combination of transferable skills promoting physical, intellectual, emotional and social development; to encourage present and future choices that contribute to long-term healthy living; and to understand the cultural significance of physical activities for individuals and communities. Therefore, in the Physical Education, there is specific opportunities for learning about movement and through movement in a range of contexts.

Students at YIS:

  • Live with an understanding and an appreciation of wellness.
  • Learn to enjoy, engage with, and be confident in physical activity.
  • Lead themselves and others through sport and physical challenge.