Senior School Departments

Senior School Departments

Senior School Departments

At the Senior School level, the breadth of course offerings is considerable. For information on the different departments and the courses, make a selection from the list below. For a complete guide to course requirements and detailed descriptions, see the Course Selection Guide, also below.

“A healthy mind in a healthy body”

Physical activity is crucial in maintaining health, and recent research suggests that exercise also boosts mental development. Through the physical education program, students develop the skills and attitudes needed to support a healthy, active lifestyle.

Goals

  • Advance each individual's interest, ability, fitness and body mechanics
  • Include a balanced variety of individual and team sports
  • Promote a high level of participation and personal well-being
  • Encourage an appropriate individual level of physical fitness
  • Develop positive personal and social responsibility

Participants are encouraged to:

  • participate to their best ability;
  • take risks;
  • cooperate;
  • pursue personal goals;
  • improve fitness levels; and
  • value good health;

For information on our extracurricular athletics teams, visit the athletics section.

Courses

Title Grade
Physical and Health Education 9 9
Sport Science 10 9, 10
Physical Education 10 10
Athletic Leadership 10 9, 10
Physical Education 11: Blended 11
Physical Education 11: Lifestyle and Fitness 11
Physical Education 11: Standard 11
Physical Education 11: Human Performance 11
Physical Education 12: Yoga and Wellness 12
Fitness and Conditioning 12 11, 12
Physical Education 12: Active Sport 12

Course Selection Guide 2018-2019

Course Selection Guide 2018-2019

Course Selection Guide 2018-2019

Published: February, 2018

A guide to Senior School course requirements with descriptions to help our students plan an optimal school year.

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