Health, Physical Education and Recreation

July 11, 2017

Physical Education and Health are important parts of the total educational program.  Students participate in physical activities that allow them to develop an understanding of the physical abilities of themselves and others.  The mental and emotional benefits of physical activity become evident when an active role in physical activity is encouraged.  A variety of activities are incorporated into the physical education program and include team sports individual sports, yoga, dance, and adventure courses.  Health classes are designed to promote student learning with regard to health issues that affect their immediate and long-term health.    Health education provides students with knowledge of skills necessary to confront health related issues.