New Hope-Solebury High School

182 West Bridge Street  |  New Hope, PA 18938

Phone: 215-862-2028  |  Fax: 215-862-3198


The sequential and mandatory offerings in Health and Physical Education are designed to introduce

students to concepts and experiences that emphasize habits of physical fitness, emotional health and

interpersonal competence.


Course offerings in physical education are designed to introduce students to the fundamental skills

associated with exercise, sport, recreation and dance. Participation in the physical education experience

will provide students with the skills necessary to be successful in today’s society. These experiences will

enhance and develop the students’ communication, problem-solving and cooperative skills.


Course offerings in health education are designed to provide students with the knowledge necessary to

meet all dimensions of wellness. These courses focus on mental, emotional, physical, social and

environmental health. Students completing course work in health education will have an improved

understanding of what is best for the growth and development of the individual. Furthermore, they will

begin to realize the impact of their decisions on the community.