Values of Physical Education
The purpose of the 9-12 physical education program at Bismarck High School is to provide students with instruction that enables them to value and participate in healthy lifestyles by meeting the national, state and local physical education standards. Along with physical activities the program also provides a comprehensive, progressive plan for social development, decision-making, and problem solving.
Diverse teaching methods allow students to explore cooperative activities as well as a variety of competitive levels. Individual goal setting and creative activities help students to reach and exceed standards.
The curricular focus of the Bismarck High School physical education is lifetime activities. Individual, dual sports, team sports and off campus activities including bowling, broomball, YMCA, golf and sand volleyball are available to the students.
Students set goals that will provide opportunities to participate in a wide variety of chosen activities. A variety of formative assessment is used. Students are encouraged to discover themselves and strive for personal excellence by working to achieve goals individually and in groups.
Outcomes and Goals
The Bismarck High School physical education program is intellectually, socially and physically challenging within a supportive environment. Assess to information on health, leisure, recreation, competitive activities, and career opportunities are woven into the curriculum.