• What is a physically educated person?

    A physically educated person is one who:

    Demonstrates competency in motor skills and movement patterns needed to perform a variety of physical activities.

    1. Demonstrates understanding of movement concepts, principles, strategies, and tactics as they apply to the learning and performance of physical activities
    2. Participates regularly in physical activity
    3. Achieves and maintains a health enhancing level of physical fitness
    4. Exhibits responsible personal and social behavior that respects self and others in physical activity settings
    5. Values physical activity for health, enjoyment, challenge, self-expression, and/or social interaction.

    @ GCMS we are dedicating to acheiving these standards with ALL of our students!


    The National Association for Sport and Physical Education. (2004). Moving into the future: National standards for physical education (2nded.). Reston, VA: Author.