The Health and Physical Education program at St. Joseph S.S. emphasizes active participation in a variety of enjoyable physical activities that promote lifelong healthy active living.
Our goals as a Department are for your son/daughter to:
•learn the importance of fitness to a healthy active lifestyle
•learn the importance of team work
•improve their movement competence in a number of skill areas such as basketball, football, soccer, badminton, volleyball, ultimate, track and field, self defense and strength training
•develop a personal responsibility towards lifelong fitness and health
In Health classes they will examine issues related to Human Development and Sexual Health, Substance Use and Abuse, Conflict Resolution, CPR, Nutrition and Mental Health.
A brief overview of all of our courses can be found in our Course Brochure.
A more detailed description of all of our courses can be found here.
We hope that your son/daughter finds these courses both enjoyable and rewarding.
Please contact me at 905-812-1376 ext.74150, if you have any questions or concerns.
Athletic Points for Letters and Award of Excellence
Mrs. Cheryl McCann
Head of Health and Physical Education
Head of Visual and Performing Arts
St. Joseph Catholic Secondary School
5555 Creditview Road,
Missississauga, ON L5V 2B9