Physical education is an integral part of a total educational program that seeks to provide each individual with the opportunity to achieve his or her own potential and to acquire physical education skills. The physical education program is designed to provide experiences that help develop a life-long attitude toward physical activities important in a well-balanced life of an individual.
The health program in grades 6-8 provides knowledge and skills that promote healthy habits and reinforce the basic values of wellness. Concepts studied are integrated through the science curriculum and P.E. curriculum. A family life course is required for all eighth grade students. Subject areas addressed include: nutrition, family life, human growth and development, drug and substance abuse prevention and disease prevention.