Physical Education and Health
Physical Education is an integral part of the development and education of every student. The program seeks to develop and promote a positive attitude about health and fitness through the understanding of the benefits of a healthy, active lifestyle. Our primary focus is on lifetime fitness and the development of healthy attitudes and behaviors. To this end, we believe that physical education: Takes place through active participation and provides physical, intellectual, emotional and social growth creating a healthy, active lifestyle Develops fundamental movement skills, social skills and fitness skills Emphasizes participation and effort in safe and diverse physical activities within a range of learning environments Teaches life-long activities and promotes wellness Emphasizes the importance of a positive attitude towards regular, daily physical activity Develops a sense of social responsibility, displaying positive attitudes and values