Gym class is a very important part of every student’s life at St. Joseph Elementary School. It is a great release from the rigors of schoolwork that the children face every week. There are a number of valuable lessons and tools that the students learn during gym.
The students are constantly taught the importance of sportsmanship and fair play which are vital for all children to learn at a young age. They develop certain skills that help them to develop as young athletes. Students are always reminded of the good habits of stretching and eating right in order to stay healthy. They have a great deal of fun while getting the proper exercise that every child needs. Most importantly, they will learn to have respect for one another while taking part in athletic activities.