Physical Education involves an understanding of the art and science of human movement and development. The Dover Middle School curriculum, focuses on physical activities, skills, knowledge, and social competencies that prepare students to function appropriately in the community and society. A variety of units and activities help foster physical, mental, and emotional development during this transitional period from child to adult. A relaxed, comfortable, and safe environment is provided while maintaining optimal expectations, standards, and requirements.
Our Physical Education classes
are structured to provide for development of confidence, self-discovery, cooperation, and respect for self and others.Positive attitudes toward healthy living and personal fitness area continually nurtured at all levels. Education of fitness components and application of age-appropriate training principles is paramount, as childhood obesity and related health impairments have reached epidemic proportions.
Dover Middle School 2368 Route 22 Dover Plains, NY 12522 Phone: (845) 877-5740 Fax: (845) 877-5749
The Dover Union Free School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. The following people have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Donna Basting, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum, Staff Development, and Technology 2368 Route 22, Dover Plains, NY 12522 845-877-5700 x1233
Genie Angelis, High School Principal 2368 Route 22, Dover Plains, NY 12522 845-877-5700 x1143