While most of us understand the importance of physical education and activity to a child’s body development, more and more research also shows its importance to a child’s brain development. Too much downtime and periods of inactivity adversely affect learning and academic development.
At PS 527, students will start each day with simple in-class exercises to jumpstart their brains. Weekly physical education classes will teach students fun games and exercises they can do to be healthy and strong.
Asphalt Green will provide a structured recess program twice per week so students maximize their free time.