Ballyfinane N.S. has a great sporting tradition and encourages pupils to be active every day. We are very fortunate to have a large playing field, a basketball court and a large outdoor play area. We also have access to the adjoining halla for basketball, soccer, badminton, hockey, gymnastics and table tennis. Physical education is an integral part of the curriculum in Ballyfinane N.S. It provides vital opportunities for the physical, social, emotional and intellectual development of the child. Children in Ballyfinane N.S. are very fortunate to have the space and facilities to encourage and promote a healthy attitude to a healthy lifestyle

The content of the physical education is divided into the following six strands:

  • Athletics
  • Dance
  • Gymnastics
  • Games
  • Outdoor and adventure activities
  • Aquatics