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P.E. Course Description:

Physical Education is an integral part of the total educational program of each student in our district.  Through the medium of sports and movement, all students will participate in a sequential, differentiated program that fosters each student's personal health, fitness and safety.  Through exposure to a wide variety of activities, students will gain the necessary knowledge to understand the importance of and make educated decisions about how to achieve and maintain a healthy lifestyle.
The values, principles and concepts associated with a quality physical education program surpass the boundaries of the gymnasium and playing fields.  Physical activity is a catalyst for learning in all content areas.  The Mt. Olive Physical Education Department is commited to providing programming which allows frequent and diverse opportunities to engage in physical activities necessary to support a healthy mind and body.