House of Lords Presentation
The Kingswood Physical Education department has received national recognition for its continued work in developing Physical Education and the unique role it has to play in developing both the physical and emotional development of young children.
The award was presented to acknowledge the excellent work that Kingswood has developed with the ‘PE2020’ active healthy minds project. PE and sport have a unique role to play in the physical and emotional development of children and young people, helping to address mental health issues. ‘PE2020’ Active Healthy Minds programme aims to improve the physical, social and emotional wellbeing of young people aged 11 - 18 years. Kingswood Secondary Academy is one of the trailblazer schools pioneering this work in partnership with the Youth Sport Trust and Northamptonshire Sport to positively impact on pupil achievement and attainment.
Mr Gamble, Head of PE, picked up the award after being invite to the House of Lords by the Baroness Sue Campbell. Mr Gamble is pictured with Nicola Minichello, a leading member of the Great Britain 2010/2011 Olympic Bobsleigh team.
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