Milford School District’s Physical Educationprogram is designed to continue to support our approach to educating the wholechild. Our programming works to provide students with developmentallyappropriate and personally challenging program that advances the knowledge,confidence, and motivation needed to engage in a lifelong, healthy, activelifestyle. Physical Education provides students with opportunities to learnmotor skills, develop fitness, work alongside others and gain understandingabout the importance of physical activity while practicing and refining theirskills.
The abilities of a physically literateindividual include demonstrating competency in a variety of motor skills andmovement patterns:
• applying knowledge of concepts, principles,strategies and tactics related to movement and performance;
• demonstrating the knowledge and skills toachieve and maintain a health-enhancing level of physical activity and fitness;
• exhibiting responsible personal and socialbehavior that respects self and others;
• recognizing the value of physical activity forhealth, enjoyment, challenge, self-expression and/or social interaction