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Physical Education

The physical education program focuses on the teaching of movement skills, recreational game skills, strategies, the learning of health related concepts related to physical activity, character education and social responsibility education as it relates to group activity.

All students are required to participate in physical education activities. It is the goal of the physical education program to provide a program of fun and challenging age appropriate activities.


All physical education activities PreK-8 are designed according to the New York State Physical Education Standards and the National (NASPE) standards. These standards provide a common understanding for teachers to use when planning and implementing physical education activities.

In addition to scheduled physical education classes, St. Greg’s offers many extracurricular opportunities for elementary and middle school students. Such activities include:

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Hockey
  • Lacrosse
  • Ski Club
  • Soccer                  
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track & Field
  • Volleyball