*Grades 7 and 8 have PE class on Gold Days; Grades 5 and 6 on Blue Days.
*Tighe students have Physical Education class every other day of the school year.
*Students are required to wear sneakers and comfortable/athletic appropriate clothing to class. Due to time constraints, they are not required to change for class but can change quickly in the locker room if they choose.
*Positive sportsmanship and adherence to safety rules is a "must" in the gym.
*Every student should feel like an essential member of their team and leave the gym with a smile.
*Each year we participate in the President's Challenge Physical Activity and Fitness Awards Program in the fall.
*Students will learn and participate in a variety of team sports including football, soccer, field hockey, basketball, volleyball, lacrosse, floor hockey and softball.
*We will also be doing "Ultimate Fitness" ongoing throughout the school year which will introduce students to various fitness and training principles.
*Our annual Physical Fitness Day is held in October each year. During this event, we team up with the Margate Police Department and have a fun-filled, competitive day of fitness activities.
*Health Class will be held during the 3rd Marking Period for all grade levels this year.