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Open Classroom Preschool students enjoying a rainbow colored parachute with their PE teacher  Penny.

O.C. Preschoolers playing under the parachute with Penny. (2023)

Students committed to improving their physical and mental health through movement and spending time outdoors.

Playground Games in P.E.

Learning playground game basics teaches us skills that make it easy to go anywhere and play with anybody.

We also practice taking turns, cooperation, build strength & coordination, as well as emotional and physical self-regulation and have fun at the same time.


An orange cartoon basetball

After School Basketball will be starting up Wednesday, Sept 27th

What time: 3-4pm 

Where: in the OC gym

Who can sign up: 5th-8th graders

How long: 6 weeks (9/27-11/1)

We have a parent volunteer willing to run practices.  The purpose of this program will be to teach the basics of basketball and the practice of good sportsmanship.  No previous experience is necessary. There will be a $20 fee for the program payable to Open Classroom.  You can register in the main office.

Space is limited to 15 students

P.E. Schedule


A graph showing PE class schedules.
Open Classroom students practicing archery in our gym.

Archery practice in P.E. Also available as an after school course (2021).

A group of young Ultimate Frisbee players posing on a field in blue t-shirts.

The OC Ultimate Frisbee team. (2018)

Five Open Classroom students on the wall of a climbing gym.

Climbing gym field trip (2007).

Penny Davis

Penny Davis

Middle School Teacher

More information:

Penny's Class Disclosure Documents

District Health/P.E. Curriculum Information


Students practicing Long Board on a school playground on a bright day.

Upper students using the long boards on our playground. (2023)

The words "Open Classroom" with a small penguin head in the first o.