We are an active, energetic community. Physical Education at Our Lady of Peace helps us focus our energy.
Kindergarten through Fourth Grade
Our Lady of Peace Physical Education curriculum provides a wide range of opportunities for every student to participate in activities which encourage learning to move in addition to learning through movement. These experiences result in understanding concepts of cooperation, fair play, and life long health-related fitness and wellness through enjoyable physical activity.
Fifth through Eighth
In grades five through eight the students will refine their motor skills specifically as they relate to team sports, individual sports, tumbling, rhythms, and physical fitness activities. Students are encouraged to appreciate the benefits of play and develop positive attitudes and behaviors that encourage a physically active and healthy lifestyle.
Seventh and Eighth Grade Health
The students will focus on life skills and activities that will increase their understanding of health concepts.
9 Life Skills are developed throughout the program with an added emphasis on decision making and refusal skills
Real life examples and hands-on activities keep students interested, dispel misconceptions and encourage active learning
Cross curricular learning experiences with language arts
Writing skills are developed through essays and problem solving assignments