Physical Education Courses

All students will be required to take one full credit of Physical Education before graduation. Students in grades 9 and 10 should take PE each semester. These credits can be met by enrolling in any of the following:

 601601 (semester 1) - Physical Education I

601602 (semester 2) – Physical Education II

 We strongly recommend that the 4 semester requirement for graduation be completed in grades 9 and 10.

 This course will provide students the opportunity to discover interests and develop physical skills through exploration and participation in a variety of team and individual activities. Students will learn the importance of a healthy lifestyle and the benefits of life-long fitness. This class takes place in the gym and typically meets every other day for one period.

 Prerequisite: None
Credit: ¼ per semester
Grades: 9 through 12 
Length: 1 semester
Weight: 1.0

 601604 - Individual Fitness

 This course will provide students the opportunity to improve and maintain a healthy mind and body through strength training and cardiovascular development.  Students will be given individualized programs to meet realistic fitness goals. This class takes place exclusively in the fitness center and typically meets every other day for one period.

Prerequisite: None
Credit: ¼ per semester
Grades: 9 through 12 
Length: 1 semester
Weight: 1.0

 601603 - Advanced PE

This course is designed for students who have mastered the basic skills needed to participate in a variety of sports and games at a high competitive level. The course will cover the rules and regulations of the game, emphasize sportsmanship and develop teamwork. This class takes place in the gym and typically meets every other day for one period.

 Prerequisite: P.E. 1901 or 1902
Credit: ¼ per semester
Grades: 10 through 12 
Length: 1 semester
Weight: 1.0

 

Any student having a physical disability must submit a doctor's report to the school nurse. This is required each year the student is enrolled in a physical education course.