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Health and Physical Education
In Fulton County, we believe:

 

A developmentally appropriate and comprehensive experience in health and physical education is essential for meeting the diverse needs of all students.

A quality health and physical education program will foster the development of motor skills, physical fitness, emotional strength, maturity, values, healthful decision-making and the pursuit of lifelong health and fitness.

 

Participation in daily health and physical education is an integral and inseparable part of the total K-12 educational experience.


GOALS
 
The goals of the Fulton County K-12 health and physical education program are to:
 
  • Provide a developmentally appropriate and comprehensive experience through exposure to a wide variety of activities and quality instruction at all levels.
  • Recognize that participation in health and physical education can lead to an understanding and appreciation of diversity.
  • Provide for the development of effective and efficient fundamental motor skills.
  • Promote the acquisition of skills and beliefs needed to pursue a lifetime of involvement in physical activity and healthful decision-making.
  • Promote an understanding of the relationship between physical activity and life-long health, and assume responsibility for personal health.
  • Provide an environment which is safe and conducive to self-expression, enjoyment and creativity.
  • Promote the relationship between health and physical education, school, community and life through an interdisciplinary approach to instruction where appropriate.

 

Contact Us

 6201 Powers Ferry Road
(470)254-6811
Fax: (470)254-1244