Onahan Gym Website


Onahan aims to ensure students are provided with high-quality instruction that motivates and enables students /to maintain and improve their health, prevent disease, and reduce health-related risk behaviors.

Research shows that students receiving high quality physical education show:

  • Improved Brain Function: Physically active students scored higher in reading comprehension with just 20 minutes of physical activity.

  • Improved Test Scores: Active students scored higher on standardized tests.

  • Improved Behavior: Disciplinary action among students and suspensions decreased by 50-60% when PE was offered for 5 days per week.

  • Improved Health: Regular physical activity led to better health, fewer diseases and improved mental health.

 Here is the CPS Physical Education Policy

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