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Core/Compulsory PE?

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    At our school, we have to do core PE (not the GCSE kind), which I find somewhat ridiculous because I could use that time to do another GCSE of my choice. I just wanted to know:
    1) Do you get assessed/exams for this subject?
    2) Is there anyway I can get out of doing core PE (is it part of the new education system or is it just my school)?

    You do not get assessed or examined on Core PE, it does not contribute toward a GCSE.

    As far as I am aware, Core PE is compulsory nationwide.

    In my school we're able to use the slot P.E is in to revise for another lesson, If we get permission from the P.E Staff.

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    Physical Education is compulsory between the ages of 5-16. In my secondary we had it only once a week, and that session was only for an hour. It provides time to be de-stressed. I personally think it's essential and shouldn't be missed. One hour a week won't kill you You don't get assessed either. Enjoy it while you can!! -Tanisha.
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