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PE: single or mixed sex classes

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Last updated on 5 May 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
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Are there statutory requirements regarding the teaching of PE in mixed or single gender classes? We explain that there are no statutory requirements. We refer to guidance from the Department for Education on single-sex classes and sports, and look at examples of how schools group pupils for PE.

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  1. 1 No statutory requirements
  2. 2 Single-sex sport permitted in certain circumstances
  3. 3 Grouping for PE: examples from schools

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