BCTHS – Teterboro PE/Health Department

Promoting a healthy mind and body, students are given the opportunity to engage in frequent and diverse activities necessary to support and build a healthy lifestyle. At the core of their instruction, faculty members emphasize and promote teamwork, respect, and responsibility. More importantly, authentic learning extends far beyond the boundaries of the gym or playing fields. The curriculum is designed to motivate the students to remain healthy, informed, and active individuals. Instructors promote teamwork, respect, and responsibility.

The Physical Education program has been designed to enhance our student’s ability to lead healthy and productive lives through the participation in fitness related activities. Our program will provide an appropriate setting for all students to develop the physical, social and cognitive skills necessary to apply healthy habits and enjoy lifelong fitness. Physical Education is a required course and is mandated by the State of New Jersey. Each student must complete four (4) years of physical education to graduate. Our program is coeducational and offers a wide variety of activities.

During their four years, the health education program provides learning opportunities that motivate and educate students to protect, maintain, and improve their own health andthatofothers. Topics such as disease prevention and treatment, human growth and development, substance abuse prevention, mental health, and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) are all examined. 

Faculty

Brianna Devereaux, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Kenneth Conlon,   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Elaine Gagis,   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mary O'Connor, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Doug Nacarra,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

James Proietti,   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 

Supervisor

Paul Castiglia, pThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.