South Bristol kids are building skills, knowledge & habits for healthy & active futures.
At South Bristol School we are dedicated to providing positive learning experiences for all students. The time our kids spend in physical education is dedicated to helping them develop the skills, knowledge and habits necessary to lead healthy and actives lives.
This site is designed to:
- Keep parents and community members informed of what's going on in physical education through news udates
- Provide resources for students, parents and community members
- Keep parents and community members up to date regarding South Bristol Spindrifters
- Keep parents and community members up to date regarding Circus Arts Club
What Is A Physically Educated Person?
National Standards for Physical Education
Physical activity is critical to the development and maintenance of good health. The goal of physical education is to develop physically educated individuals who have the knowledge, skills, and confidence to enjoy a lifetime of healthful physical activity.
A physically educated and literate person:
Standard 1: Demonstrates competency in motor skills and movement patterns needed to perform a variety of physical activities.
Standard 2: Applies knowledge of concepts, principles, strategies and tactics related to movement and performance.
Standard 3: Demonstrates the knowledge and skills to achieve and maintain a health-enhancing level of physical activity and fitness.
Standard 4: Exhibits responsible personal and social behavior that respects self and others.
Standard 5: Recognizes the value of physical activity for health, enjoyment, challenge, self-expression and/or social interaction.