Wellness

The Middle Level Wellness program is designed to expose students to a wide variety of fitness activities, cooperative games and team sports. In addition to the physical aspect students will also learn various health topics. Our goal is that students will develop behaviors to live a healthy lifestyle and commit to lifelong fitness. This Wellness program also emphasizes skills such as cooperation, team work, sportsmanship and leadership.

Grade 6
The 6th grade health curriculum focuses on relationships, body systems, human growth and development and drug, alcohol and tobacco prevention. The physical education focuses on the basic skills to play team sports along with team work and cooperation. Some activities students will participate in are football, soccer, basketball, volleyball, floor hockey, handball, fitness and cooperative games.


Grade 7
The 7th grade health curriculum focuses on fitness and nutrition, personal choices, safety, and the environmental effects on health. The physical education focus moves more to lifetime fitness and team sports. Some activities students will participate in are football, soccer, fitness, basketball, volleyball cooperative games, handball, and floor hockey.


Grade 8
The 8th grade health curriculum focuses on relationships, drugs, alcohol and tobacco prevention, human growth and development, communicable and non communicable diseases, and safety and emergencies. In physical education students will focus more on fitness skills for a lifetime and team sports.