Irlam and Cadishead Academy PE Department offers students opportunities and access to a wide range of sporting activities. In curriculum, students have the opportunity to participate in fitness activities, games activities, athletics and gymnastics. Co-curricular activities are offered after school and at lunchtimes, these include football, netball, rugby, fitness, mixed martial arts, athletics and dance.
The Department runs a series of inter-form sporting events throughout the year. These activities include football, netball, dodge ball, indoor athletics, rounders and athletics.
We compete regularly against other schools in different sports. We run school teams with the aim of challenging our students to perform to their best and improve their performance.
The Academy has close links with a number of local sports clubs. Cadishead Rhinos RLFC support our delivery of rugby league by running sessions after school. Salford Red Devils are another partner who support in the delivery of rugby league in curriculum time.