Health/PE News

September 2015

FUTP 60 Grant

Congratulations to the FACS and PE Departments at RSMS for receiving a grant from Fuel Up to Play 60 for over $2500! They plan on using the money to start an indoor herb garden, implement healthy cooking recipes into the FACS curriculum and also to help fund two community events; A Color Run and the schools 2nd annual Falcon Ninja Warrior event. For more information on the grant, click here.

Interested in signing up for FUTP60?, click here.


This past month, the group put on another outstanding FREE online Professional development summit for PE Teachers. #PHYSEDSUMMIT 3.0 was a 24 hour continuous workshop with over 35 online presentations. ALL of those can be found here.

Math-letes!!! Fit kids do better in school!!!

One of the most important roles of our profession is advocacy. This article is filled with facts on how fit students are performing in our core classes, especially math. Enjoy!
Thank you Pete Grace for sharing this article.

Tech Help

Do not forget to create a ticket when needing help with technology. The ticket will go into the tech specialists workflow to help with efficiency. Create a ticket here!

APP of the Month

Human 3.0
The BioDigital Human is a virtual body platform consisting of the most comprehensive set of true 3D anatomy and 3D health condition models ever assembled. Build and personalize custom 3D human anatomy images.
Find it in the chrome web store!

Staff Spotlight

Rick Voss, Lafayette High School

How long have you been teaching? 25 years

Where did you earn your degree from? Northeast Missouri State

Favorite lesson? Badminton Strategies

One thing you would tell an inspiring teacher? "Get to know your students"

Proudest moment as a PE Teacher? Proudest moment as a PE teachers happens when those past students stop by to see me and talk about the impact I have had on them and their lifestyle.

Favorite snack? Ice Cream