Physical Education

The philosophy of the Department is that every student should be given the opportunity and encouragement to achieve their potential in a stimulating, informative and safe environment.

Our aims are to:

  • Encourage a healthy and active lifestyle
  • Provide students with an understanding of how to analyse and improve physical performance
  • Widen each student’s sporting experience and enjoyment
  • Assist students in reaching their physical potential in a variety of physical environments

Extra-curricular Sport

Philosophies and aims:

  • Encourage a passion for a wide range of sporting activities
  • Create a lifelong enjoyment of active recreation and sport
  • Nurture sportsmanship in all aspects of competition
  • Provide sporting opportunities for all participation levels
  • Provide an opportunity for sporting excellence in a variety of sport

 

What makes a good teacher at Dubai College?

Passion, innovation, work ethic

What are you trying to encourage and instil in your students?

Sporting values of Passion, Respect, Integrity, Resilience, Teamwork, Commitment & Sportsmanship.

In your opinion, what makes Dubai College special?

Our willingness to go the extra 2 miles!

Who or what inspires you?

Individuals who show courage to overcome adversity

Tell us something not a lot of people know about you.

English is my second language!

Andrew Jones, Director of Sport

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Meet the staff

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Andy Jones

Andy Jones

Titles: Director of Sport
Lydia Clohesy

Lydia Clohesy

Titles: Head of Physical Education
Nina Bland

Nina Bland

Titles: Teacher of Physical Education
Aaron Day

Aaron Day

Titles: Assistant Head Lower School - Study Skills, Teacher of Psychology and Physical Education
David Jackson

David Jackson

Titles: Teacher of Physical Education, Head of Cousteau House