MISSION STATEMENT

The Methuen Health and Physical Education department instills knowledge, experience and life skills that will empower our students to enjoy a healthy, active and successful lifestyle.
 

Check out this new letter from the Attorney General regarding the prevalence of vaping and how we can begin to combat it. 

PARENTS PLEASE READ THIS!!!



We are excited to begin our K-4 Wellness Class pilot, and have chosen the Second Step Program as our curriculum foundation.  Click here to see how this program aligns with our other district goals and the National Health Education Standards.

K-4 Parent Presentation



Watch the video below to hear Dr. Potee's presentation about the Adolescent Brain and Addiction!  Thanks to Faith Barrett for preparing the video!

NEW VIDEOS, 10/4/17!!!

YouTube Video


YouTube Video


Dr. Potee.mov



Our Outdoor Club tamed Mt. Cardigan on October 15.  Check it out!

Mt. Cardigan 10/15/16



Check out some of our District PE Teachers during Archery Training! 

 


Thanks to all who made the trail clean up a success!  Here are some pictures from the event!  More to come.

CleanUp Slideshow



Watch the students in Ms. Shannon's Dance, Movement, and Yoga class combine technology and physical activity to teach you to dance!

Copy of Create Your Own Line Dance ‎(Wednesday March 2, 2016 1:24 PM, EST)‎

 
Click on the image below to learn more!!
Check out this interview with Dean Brouder, regarding the great staff and programs in the Methuen Public Schools PE, Health and Wellness Department!

"Let's Talk" with Dean Brouder













Recent Announcements

  • CORRECTION ON THE DATE: Minding Your Mind Presentation for Students and Parents
    Please join the Health and Wellness Department on THURSDAY MAY 24TH at 6 PM in the Tenney Grammar School Auditorium for a presentation called "Minding your Mind."  This presentation, geared towards parents and students grades 5-8, helps people understand mental illness and identify ways to support each other and get help.  I know you're all busy, but this is an important topic and we hope to see people there.  For more information about the organization, click on this LINK.
    Posted May 14, 2018, 7:31 AM by Jeffrey Osgood
  • Little Rangers 2018-19 Open Enrollment
    We are pleased to open registration for our Little Rangers Preschool at Methuen High School for the 2018-19 school year.  Due to high demand, we will be opening a second classroom in the Fall.  Space is already limited.  Please download and print the registration packet, and send it along with $40. registration fee to: 

    Methuen High School
    c/o Karen Minassian  
    ​1 Ranger Rd.
    Methuen, MA 01844​

    ​Registration will close on Friday March 23rd and spaces will be filled based on a first come first serve basis. 

    Posted Mar 12, 2018, 8:33 AM by Jeffrey Osgood
  • Vaping Educational Presentation
    We'd like to invite all parents of Methuen Public Schools students to an informational presentation on the dangers of vaping and why it is so attractive to young people.  This unhealthy new fad has increased in popularity among our young people, and this presentation will answer any questions you have about vaping.  
    WHERE: Methuen High School Media Center.
    WHEN: Tuesday, March 6th at 6 PM
    Posted Feb 26, 2018, 9:32 AM by Jeffrey Osgood
  • K-4 Wellness Parent Meeting
    Please join us on November 29 at 6 pm in the Timony Auditorium to learn about our new K-4 Wellness Pilot Program and meet the new staff.  See you there!
    Posted Nov 28, 2017, 5:23 AM by Jeffrey Osgood
  • Youth Risk Behavior Survey to Be Taken Wednesday, November 22nd During Block 4
    The Youth Risk Behavior Survey will be taken during block 4 on November 22, 2017 by all high school students.  Please remember to bring your iPads, as the survey will be taken digitally.  The data from this survey is used to make informed decisions about health curriculum, apply for grants, and most importantly, help identify the needs of our students.   
    Posted Nov 20, 2017, 8:26 AM by Jeffrey Osgood
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