Elementary Physical Education (P.E.)
All elementary students have P.E. once a week. Additionally, they repeat a special on Wednesdays.
Please check your child's classroom calendar and help them be prepared by wearing P.E. shoes and clothing that is suitable for the activity.
The GPS elementary P.E. curriculum is called Dynamic Physical Education. Each lesson contains a warm-up, fitness, lesson focus, and game. The curriculum is divided into three developmental levels, K-2, 3-4, and 5-6. Students are exposed to a wide variety of developmentally appropriate team sports and lifetime activities.
High School Physical Education Overview
The High School Physical Education Department provides students with the knowledge and skills to develop and maintain an active, healthy lifestyle. Through a variety of courses, students will be able to gain knowledge of exercise as it relates to health and wellness which will enable them to make a physical lifelong activity a personal commitment.