Lilydale West Primary School offers a comprehensive, high quality Physical Education/Sport program, with an emphasis on catering for ALL children. The program is coordinated by Mr Scott Clarke, who is a full time member of staff. Scott also leads the Mooroolbark District Sports Group, of which Lilydale West is a part of.
The Physical Education/Sport program is designed to prepare children for a healthy and active lifestyle through the development of skills, knowledge, teamwork and positive attitudes. The children are provided with a wide range of sporting experiences focusing on the sequential development of fundamental motor and locomotion skills, fitness and sport education.
The school values are heavily promoted within the sporting environment, with an emphasis on the children encouraging and cooperating with each other, having fun, playing safely and sensibly, respecting each other and the equipment and always trying their best.