Personal development, health and physical education
Personal development, health and physical education (PDHPE) is mandatory from Kindergarten to Year 10.
According to the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA), students are expected to participate in PDHPE for between 1.5 and 2.5 hours per week in Kindergarten to Year 6.
PDHPE provides students with opportunities to explore issues that are likely to impact on the health, safety and wellbeing of themselves and others – now and in the future. Students also participate in challenging and enjoyable physical activity, improving their capacity to move with skill and confidence.
We acknowledge the traditional custodians of this land, the Bediagal people of the Eora nation. We pay respects to the Elders, past, present and future for they hold the memories, the culture, and the hopes of Aboriginal Australia. We must always remember that, under this concrete and stone, this is, and always has been traditional Aboriginal land.
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