GOALS OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND SPORTS PROGRAM
Goal of Physical Education and Sports department is to raise healthy, happy and well-behaved individuals considering their developments in accordance with Ataturk principles and revolutions and primary purposes of Turkish National Education. We also aim to ensure that students are equipped with basic knowledge, skills, attitude and habits.
We also want our students to make sports and habit of doing sports as an indispensable part of their lives keeping in mind “lifelong sports”, “active body” and “active brain” principles.
Thus we use all facilities in our school to make sure that students have basic skills in athleticism, badminton, basketball, dance, football, handball, gymnastics, volleyball, swimming as well as knowledge of commands, movements and other educational exercises/games.
With the guidance of physical education and sports teachers, another goal of our department is to guide students for sports branches which they will enjoy considering their interests and skills.
In line with the objectives of Turkish National Education, we want to raise individuals with sports consciousness who adopt thoughts of Atatürk about physical education and sports who know the significance and importance of national holidays and independence days and so eager to participate in all activities within this context.
We want to raise individuals who develop movement knowledge and skills through participating in physical activities, make a habit of doing physical activities and meet physical requirements of his/her age and maintain it.
We want to raise individuals who know sports rules and follow them, who practice knowledge and skills in their daily lives, who know how to move together and share, develop personal struggle perseverance and use these skills in their normal lives positively.
We want to raise individuals who can use health-improving knowledge in life and for personal development through regular active participation.
We want to raise social individuals who have sports consciousness through participating in sports activities.
One of the objectives of our department is to guide students for sports branches which they will enjoy considering their interests and skills.
To ensure that students have the habit of doing sports and increase the number of students who do sports voluntarily.
We want to represent our school in the best way possible and demonstrate our values both in our province and all over Turkey.
We create teams in order to develop talents and knowledge of our students in sports branches. In our school, we have athleticism, badminton, basketball, football, folk dances, handball, gymnastics, table tennis, chess, sportive hall dances, volleyball and swimming.
Athleticism Young High School Girls Team
Athleticism Young High School Boys Team
Basketball Young Girls Team
Basketball Young Boys Team
Volleyball Young Girls Team
Volleyball Young Boys Team
Football Young Girls Team
Football Young Boys Team
Futsal Young Boys Team
Badminton High School Team
Table Tennis High School Team
BASIC SKILLS AND VALUES WE WANT TO TEACH THANKS TO THE PROGRAM
-Using Turkish language correctly, properly and efficiently
-Using information technologies
-Providing security and protection
Be responsive to national, moral and universal values
Attaching importance on personal and social values
ASSESSMENT AND EVALUATION
In every academic term from Physical Education and Sports lessons, students are assessed twice for their performance in practical activities or with written exam and at least two performance grades. However, students completing their project or term homework are given project/homework grades.
As Physical Education and Sports Department, we create a governing body to administer sports activities in the beginning of the academic year in consequence of holding meetings with the representatives from classes.
Sports Governing Body plans sports activities throughout the year, makes decisions about participating in competitions and competitions which will be organized by Darüşşafaka Schools.
Physical Education and Sports Department supports the activities and ceremonies organized by Celebration Commemoration Committee particularly for the May 19 Commemoration of Atatürk Youth and Sports Day activities.
Darüşşafaka Sports and Art Festival (DAÇKAFEST)
As the department, we also support the planning and organization of DAÇKAFEST which is held in the last week of each academic year.