70 Lloyd Road, Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ 07423
|Physical Education Department|
Students will be given the necessary knowledge of physical fitness principles, skill development, and wellness components to make healthy lifelong decisions.
RIGHT NOW IN PHYSICAL EDUCATION...
Jump Rope for Heart was a successful and fun event! Thank you to all the parents who came to help turn the rope. Grades Kindergarten through 5 th completed over 100,000 jumps all together in one day! Thanks to everyone who donated to the American Heart Association and joined the Scare Squad. We raised over $7,000 for a great cause. The prizes will be arriving sometime in April.
Middle school students are participating in a fitness unit. Each day the students will learn new exercises and the benefits of each exercise to their everyday lives.
The Elementary school students and 6 th grade are participating in the Gymnastics unit. Students will perform beginner to intermediate gymnastic exercises along with fitness exercises to improve their muscular strength, endurance and flexibility.
Both middle and elementary school students will be given the Fitnessgram fitness assessment toward the end of March and beginning of April.
“The Ho-Ho-Kus Public School is committed to a high standard of academic excellence in compliance with the|
core curriculum content standards in a safe and nurturing environment that will allow students to maximize their
potential and prepare them to be responsible, contributing members of a diverse society.”