Welcome to Physical Education!

If you have any questions, comments or concerns, please contact Miss Lennox.
               lennoxd@knowltonschool.com  908-475-5118 ext. 128
The goal of physical education is to develop physically literate individuals who have the knowledge, skills and confidence to enjoy a lifetime of healthful physical activity. 

To pursue a lifetime of healthful physical activity, a physically literate individual*:

• Has learned the skills necessary to participate in a variety of physical activities.
• Knows the implications and the benefits of involvement in various types of physical 
activities.
• Participates regularly in physical activity.
• Is physically fit.
• Values physical activity and its contributions to a healthful lifestyle

Source: National Standards & Grade-Level Outcomes for K-12 Physical Education (SHAPE America &Human Kinetics, 2014). 
Visit www.shapeamerica.org/standards/pe for more information.