St. Mary Physical Education has the privilege to work with every student in the school.
The Pre- K begin their studies by understanding spatial awareness and how to play kindly with each other.
Kindergarten through 8th grade are scheduled two full periods a week.
In the elementary grades the focus is on movement skills and the introduction to games and sports. Here they learn about loco motor movements, non- loco motor skills, object control skills and smooth transitions between sequential motor skills. Daily lessons include how to maintain a healthy body.
Middle School continues to focus on many of the elementary skills while bringing is the understating of life long sports. They advance their knowledge on dual and individual sports along with a focus on team sports. Daily lessons focus on sportsmanship, team work and how to handle the competitiveness of the athletic world. The middle grade students learn about advancement in the bodies cardiovascular system, preventing injury and coping with injury. The goal is to enjoy sport and physical activity and use that for a healthy life style.
St. Mary Physical Education continues to support fair play, sportsmanship, education and living a healthy life style.