WVA Secondary School

Physical and Health Education

The Middle Years Program (MYP) physical and health education encompasses FIVE areas: 

  • Physical and Health-related Knowledge, including: components of fitness, training methods, training principles, nutrition, lifestyle, biomechanics, exercise physiology, issues in sport and first aid

  • Aesthetic Movement, including: gymnastics, aerobics, martial arts, jump rope, yoga or capoeira

  • Team Sports, including: basketball, handball, volleyball and soccer

  • Individual Sports, including: golf, athletics, swimming, or pickleball

  • International Sports and Activities, including: athletic traditions and forms of movement beyond students’ personal and cultural experiences

1.  Physical and Health-Related Knowledge
2.  Aesthetic Movement
3.  Team Sports
4.  Individual Sports
5.  International Sports and Activities

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Competitive Teams planned for 2022 - 2023 School Year:

  • Basketball

  • Volleyball

  • Track

Volleyball Serve

Intramural sport competitions that include a variety of sports will be held on FRIDAYS.  All students will play for their Ambassador team to earn points towards winning the Team Cup.

Running Event or Marathon