Philosophy of Physical Education
The physical education program at Somerset Area Middle School consists of a variety of learning experiences designed to fulfill the growth, development, and behavioral needs of each student. The diversity of the curriculum promotes the importance of regular participation in physical activity as a lifetime choice. The program strives to provide opportunities to achieve wellness through physical activity. These activities will allow the student to develop skills, knowledge of a variety of activities, improved fitness levels, teach sportsmanship, and foster positive attitudes. Through regular movement and physical activity, the students will benefit from enhanced fitness levels and learn skills that will influence the overall quality of life.