Health and Physical Education

Physical Education Academy

The Physical Education Movement Academy provides children in River Falls and the surrounding area with quality physical education. It's staffed by students majoring in Health and Physical Education and includes lesson plans and supervised instruction from UW-River Falls faculty. Participants will be introduced to activities that are designed to help improve motor skills and fitness levels, as well as to develop positive social behaviors. The Physical Education Movement Academy Program is a planned instructional program that provides standards-based physical education lessons that focus on health-related physical fitness, skill development, safety, and positive social interactions. Activities include locomotor and non-locomotor skills, hula hoops, beanbags, scarves, catching and throwing, and parachute.

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Fall 2020 Dates:

Register Online
September 1 - Registration Deadline
October 6
October 13
October 20
October 27
November 3
November 10
November 17
November 24


Grades 4K-4: 11:15am-12:00pm
Grades 5-12 PE:  9:45am-10:45am (Open gym available for elementary siblings)
Grades 5-12 Health:  11:00am-12:00pm

Cost for 7 sessions:

$20 for one student
$10 per additional sibling


Falcon Center on UW-River Falls Campus.  185 Emogene Nelson Ave, River Falls, WI 54022. When entering the main door of the Falcon Center take the first right down the hallway to find the classroom.


The parking lot at Falcon Center (P lot) is a pre-pay lot, by spot. You can pay cash/coin or credit card. The rate is $1 per hour.

For Additional Information:

Danielle DeWitt, Homeschool Coordinator

Program Requirements

  • Students need to wear tennis shoes and athletic clothing.
  • Students need to be picked up promptly when their class ends.
  • All forms are to be completed and submitted online.
  • It's recommended that students bring a water bottle with their name on the side.
  • A waiting list will be established after the first 25 students are admitted to the program.
  • Fees are $20 per student and $10 for each additional sibling.
  • Payments must be received by September 1, 2020 in order to secure students spot.