Physical Education

Teacher Courses

Glaize, Chris Boys PE 10/Drivers Education

Harris, Ryan Boys PE 9

Martin, Heather Department Chair, Girls PE 10/Drivers Education

Mealy, Andre Boys Weight Training

Williams, Alissa Girls PE 9, Girls Weight Training

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Course Offerings

9th Grade Health & PE

Course Description

Physical Education instruction emphasizes participation in lifetime fitness activities as a basis for personal wellness. The course focuses on helping students to improve physical fitness and skills and to acquire an appreciation for physical recreation and sports. The health portion of the course includes information concerning prevention and control of disease, consumer health, physiology of exercise, family life education, and effects of alcohol, and other drugs. Students receive a semester of instruction in first aid and are trained in Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).

10th Grade Health & PE/ Drivers Ed

Course Description

Physical Education instruction focuses on progressive development in physical fitness, individual and team skills, and recreational activities that promote personal wellness. Health instruction focuses on mental health and family life education, including parenting and aging. Driver Education utilizes the state’s Curriculum Guide for Driver Education in Virginia and includes two phases: classroom and on-the-road instruction. Knowledge, attitude, and skills that are vital to safe driving behaviors are emphasized.

Weight Training

Course Description


This course is designed to give students a basic knowledge and understanding of the techniques and principles of weight training and conditioning. Each student is given an individualized program that will increase muscular endurance, strength, and efficiency. Class time is spent largely on student participation as the instructor works one-on-one with students to help them reach their personal goals.