Health Promotion

Home Economics

Physical Education

Mr C Lawson – Faculty Head

Welcome to the Faculty of Health Promotion.

Your Health Is Important To Us.


“Learning and Health go hand in hand. Good health of children and young people is a prerequisite for educational achievement”.
(Education and Health in Partnership: European Conference 2002)


At Portlethen Academy the Faculty of Health Promotion comprises two departments:

Home Economics and Physical Education
Together we aim to create a culture where every pupil in our school knows that their health is important to us.

SQA Curriculum Links

Health and Food Technology

Hospitality: Practical Cookery

Physical Education