Physical Education

Kaila Braymen

Welcome to Physical Education!

The mission of the Physical Education program at St. Gregory School is to produce well-rounded individuals through regular physical activity, emphasis on sportsmanship, and positive social interactions. The goal is to create a positive learning environment to encourage maximum participation. The curriculum is designed to develop skills and fitness to foster confidence, self-esteem, and moral character. Students are tested using the Fitnessgram program to track progress on the the health related components of fitness.

The students in grades Kindergarten through 8th grade participates in physical education four days a week for a minimum of 30 minutes. The curriculum is set up in such a way that between every unit is a fitness week.

The students in grades Kindergarten through 8th grade also take part in the American Heart Association sponsored program Jump Rope for Heart. The program consists of students raising money to benefit the American Heart Association. The program encourages students to be physically active and eat properly in an effort to minimize the risk of contracting a cardiovascular disease.

Classroom News

2012 Field Day

The 2012 Field Day was a huge success! I wanted to thank everyone who volunteered their time.  Without all of you, even all the planning in world would not make Field Day possible.  You are the glue that holds everything together.  A special thank you to Terri Lager who coordinated all of the volunteers and…

Field Day Volunteer/T-Shirt Order

As many of you know St. Gregory’s Field Day is rapidly approaching.  Field day is scheduled for May 15, with Preschool Field Day in the morning and Kindergarten through 7th Grade held in the afternoon. If you are interested in volunteering for the entire day or for either the morning or afternoon sessions please contact…

PE April Update

Athletics: ***Track*** We had our first track meet on March 26th at Worth County. The Falcons had a great showing with our girls’ team placing 4th and our boys placing 9th out of a total 13 teams. We also had several individuals receive individual honors as well. It is great to see such a small…