Physical Education

June PE students of the month are in the front row (l-r): Jonah Karnyski, Landon Tilbe, Kayla Burgio, Hailey Warren.  Back row: Raja Warren, Nick Radder, Abby Scanlan, Leah Kania, Ellwood Hafner, Andrew Slack, Gia Lugo.  Absent from photo: Miranda Howell.  


The middle school physical education department teaches the following units each year: archery, badminton, basketball, cooperative games, fitness units, soccer, swimming, team handball and volleyball, as well as initiate fitnessgram testing in the fall and spring.  

Physical Education teachers are Carlos Burroughs and Sara Koppenhaver.


  •     For students to learn, develop, and practic skills needed for success in individual and team sports/activities
  •     For students to gain the knowledge of concepts, principles, and strategies related to physical activity and sports
  •     For students to value and appreciate physical activity
  •     For students to know the resources available to them in their community in order to stay active
  •     For students to be responsible citizens who respect themselves and others

Being Prepared for PE Class:

  •     All students are expected to be prepared in a change of clothes (shorts/t-shirt or sweatpants/sweatshirt) and sneakers every class
  •     Students are provided with a locker and combination lock to use for the school year
  •     During swim units, students will need a swim suit and towel


  •     Students are graded out of 10 points daily
  •     Full credit is earned by being prepared, giving full effort, following directions, and being respectful
  •     Students lose points for: being off-task, showing poor sportsmanship, violation of class rules (no gum, no jewelry, etc.), or having a negative attitude
  •     The first time a student in unprepared, they receive a warning and do not lose points.  Any time after that they lose all 10 points for the day

May PE students of the month are in the front row (l-r): Lauren Brooks, Jett Conn, Sarah Thom, Iris Rosario.  Back row: Jaquies Johnson, Kim Weese, Cody Smith, Nicolina Creasey, Kenzi Hapeman, Osvaldo Matos, Seth Janus.  Absent from photo: Kyle Sidari.   

April PE students of the month (l-r) in the front row: Autumn Flugel, Jason Anstey, Gina Sidari, Meredith Hollenbeck.  Back row: Shaekwon Lake, Luqman Cornick, Gage Brannan, Mark McCauley, Nick Harling, Elisa Bropst, Yoselin Lauro Ramirez.  Absent from photo: Colleen Usselman.   


March PE Students of the Month are (l-r) front row: Jordan Marshall, Taylor Soule, Isabella Gray, Jonah Karnyski, Javon Jones.  Back row: Ricky Lilly, Charley London, Leah Pritchard, Sh'kwe Riley, Reuben Rivers.  Absent from photo: Daisy Periz Reyes, Alissa Farnsworth.


February PE Students of the Month are in the front row (l-r): Tyler Webb, Jayden Allport, Jett Conn, Colin Webb, Hady Beltran Roblero, Gabriella Debo. Back row (l-r): Amari Jones, Brian Spall, Hannah Coolbaugh, Miranda Gebo, Clara Bolton, Paris Smith.


January PE students of the month in the front row (l-r): Bryden McMurray, Keyonna Hamilton, LaShy Wills, Jason Anstey, Hailey Warren. Back row: Shakarion Drisdom, Dallas Ecker, Olivia Bieber, Katelyn Beach, Olivia Krenning, and Jordan Postle.



December's physical education students of the month are (l-r) front row: Ara Burton, Johah Karnyski, Sarah Thom, Makayla Klatt, Mason Lynch.  Back row: Emily Harling, Ulises Ledesma, Lliam Rowella, Tyler Leary, Mohammad Mohi Meer, Gia Lugo, Chantee Johnson. 



November's Physical Education Students of the Month.  Front row (l-r): Abby Mancuso, Gina Sidari, Finn McCue, Jett Conn, and Wendy Lagunas Perez.  Back row: Dylan Roath, Nick Andrews, Collin Capurso, Alex Hafner, Allison Mathes and Aly Knaak.  Absent from photo: Lauren Brooks.



October's Physical Education Students of the Month are (l-r): Owen Hunt, James Beach, Emily Graham, Austin Narburgh, Tristan Lusk, Meredith Hollenbeck, Reese Conley, Landin Chaffee, Isabella Gray, Audrey Pask, Lillian Mathes, Jason Anstey.