Swimming and the national curriculum
Since 1994, swimming and water safety has been a statutory element of the national curriculum for physical education in England.
This means that every 11-year old child should leave primary school with the skills to keep themselves safe while enjoying swimming with friends and family.
At English Martyrs we provide swimming and water safety lessons for children in KS2.
Our swimming lessons help support children to be able to achieve the following:
Due to COVID-19 all swimming lessons are currently postponed until further notice. The situation will be reviewed again after the Easter Holidays.