While Preschool and Prekindergarten students do not attend formal physical education classes, gross motor activities are an integral part of every school day and the incorporation of creative movement, Yoga and meditation methods weekly help develop body awareness and mindfulness. Students are introduced to physical education classes in Kindergarten, attending Sports class twice per week, where they learn the fundamentals of sport-specific activities, gameplay, and sportsmanship.
Students in Grades 1 – 4 are introduced to more sport-specific games as they develop confidence, quick thinking, spatial awareness, and an understanding of competition. These First through Fourth Graders attend Sports class three times per week, where the development of locomotor skills is emphasized.
Students in Grades 5 – 8 participate in our interscholastic sports program. Faculty coaches emphasize teamwork, sportsmanship, leadership, and perseverance. Teams challenge neighboring independent schools in a variety of athletics, including: