Mr. Madden, (Physical Education Teacher), welcomes all students and parents to a great new school year at Frederick Douglass Elementary School. It’s my pleasure to teach your child physical skills and integrated subject areas relating to the standards of learning curriculum during Physical Education class. Students learn through physical movement experiences and cooperative play in Physical education class. The Physical Education Program at F.D.E.S. strives to offer a variety of physical movement activities and experiences throughout the school year allowing for optimal growth leading to a healthy life style.
I’m looking forward towards an energetic and active year with your child. My focus is for your child to be happy about what he or she can achieve setting personal goals for skill development and fitness. We believe that a quality Physical Education experience is essential to your child’s total educational experience. Research studies strongly demonstrates how physical exercise can boost brain power allowing for optimal learning and growth needed for a healthy life style.