Physical Education

Physical Education Curriculum

Physical Education provides children with learning opportunities through the medium of movement and contributes to their overall development by helping them to lead full, active and healthy lives. St. Laurence’s strives to provide access for all children to a broad and balanced Physical Education programme. As per Department of Education and Skills guidelines, all children receive a minimum of 60 minutes of physical education per week. 

All classes are taught the following P.E. strands:

We use The Move Well, Move Often programme to complement the teaching of the Physical Education Curriculum. The following skills are developed within the curriculum strands mentioned above:

Upcoming Sport Events:

Recent Sport Events:

16 November 2023 - Rescheduled Cumann na mBunscol Boys' Football Participation Blitz

15 November 2023 - Rescheduled Cumann na mBunscol Girls' Football Participation Blitz

21 September 2023 - Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Girls Football Blitz

15 June 2023 - St. Laurence's welcomes Stephanie Roche

7 June 2023 - Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day

22 May 2023 - St. Laurence's Golf Classic

22 May 2023 - Droichead Day - 6th Class Sporting and Social Day in Éire Óg GAA Club

18 May 2023 - Soccer Friendly: St. Laurence's girls -v- Kilcoole

15 May: Delgany Schools' Golf Cup

10 May 2023 - FAI 5-Aside competition Leinster Final, Co. Meath

4 May 2023 - FAI 5-Aside competition South Wicklow Final, Bunclody, Co. Wexford

27 April 2023: Soccer Friendly - St. Laurence's v Kilcoole Primary School

18 April 2023: SPAR FAI Primary 5s 2023

30 March 2023: GAA - Girls’ Football Wicklow Times Shield

15 March 2023: Hockey - Leinster League Semi-Final

2 March 2023: GAA - Coughlan Cup

February 2023: Hockey - Leinster League

24 February 2023: Soccer Friendly - Bray

October 2022: GAA - Cumann na mBunscol Blitz (3rd & 4th Classes)

September 2022: Hockey Blitz

2 June 2022: Soccer Friendlies against St. Kevin's

30 May 2022: Tag Rugby

26 May 2022: GAA Camogie Blitz

20 May 2022: St. Laurence's Golf Classic

19 May 2022: Wicklow Athletics

16 May 2022: Delgany Schools' Cup

28 April & 12 May: Cumann na mBunscol Participation Days

Congratulations to the children who represented the school in the recent Cumann na mBunscol Participation Days (28th April and 12th May) held in Bray Emmets GAA Club, Bray. Click here to find out more.

16 March 2022: GAA Blitz

On the 16th March the 5th and 6th class children participated in a football blitz in Éire Óg. Click here to find out more.