Teaching and Learning - Health and Physical Education

Health and Physical Education 


Lancefield Primary School provides a quality Health and Physical Education program for every student.  


It is designed to prepare students for a healthy and active lifestyle through the development of skills, knowledge, teamwork and positive attitudes.

Our Health and Physical Education Program provides students with a wide range of physical and sporting experiences focusing on the sequential development of fundamental motor and loco-motor skills, sport specific skills, fitness and various team and individual sports. Swimming and Water Safety Programs are also offered to all students to participate in.


All students compete in our School Athletics and Cross Country Carnivals for their Houses during Terms 1 & 2.  On House Sports Days, students are encouraged to wear clothing in their House colours.  

The four Houses are:

  • Mount Macedon (Blue House)
  • Cobaw (Green House)
  • Mount William (Yellow House)
  • Melbourne (Red House)


Senior students are also able to gain selection into various District sports.  These include:

  • Cross Country
  • Athletics
  • Summer Sports (Volleyball, Tee Ball and Cricket)
  • Tennis
  • Orienteering
  • Basketball