Health and Well-Being

H&WBHealthy Schools – Irfon Valley actively promotes the physical, mental and social health and well being of its eatingcommunity through positive action through its curriculum, ethos, physical environment and community relations.

Physical Education/Sport – Our aim in PE is to give every child, regardless of physical ability, the opportunity to discover, practise and improve their skills in a wide variety of situations individually and as part of a tennisteam. Use is made of the School Hall  and the extensive school grounds for a range of activities.

All children are expected to change for PE and to wear appropriate clothing. judo

We provide opportunities for the children to participate in a range of sports including swimming, rugby, football, netball, cricket, athletics and hockey. Whenever possible we arrange visits from Sports Development Officers to promote and develop skills.

At Irfon Valley School,  Sex Education is dealt with directly  (in year 5 and year 6) with assistance from the School Nurse.

sports dayAt all times cognisance is made of the guidelines that this should be dealt with sensitively and carefully, bearing in mind the atmosphere of family life, good loving  relationships and respect for others and the moral framework of society.  Sex and relationships education is but a part of the Personal and Social Education programme at Irfon Valley, based on a progressive scale as the child goes through school.