Comprehensive Health and Physical Education Program
Goals of The Physical Education and Health ProgramThe school community shall recognize and foster the intrinsic value of good health. All children shall enhance their ability to make informed decisions promoting life- long wellness including a sense of safety awareness.
Through exploration of space and locomotion, physical education shall instill in children the enjoyment of movement. Students shall be encouraged to fully develop spirit, mind and body. A cooperative learning environment will be fostered through instruction that is sequential in nature and geared to developmentally appropriate practices recognizing, yet challenging, personal limitations.
The ultimate goal of Health and Physical Education is to have individuals’ live healthy and safe lives through knowledgeable choices and involvement in activities that promote wellness. All students will have multiple opportunities to apply acquired knowledge and skills in meaningful and real life situations.