This summer, incoming freshmen had the opportunity to take summer gym for 6 weeks versus taking gym during the school year. Students run, swim, workout, and play a variety of sports throughout the summer from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. nonstop for 6 weeks. Students are broken up into four groups and don’t only get fit throughout the summer, but also make new friends in the process.

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For 8th graders interested in taking summer gym next summer instead of taking gym class during the 2016-2017 school year, be on the lookout for information in the late winter of 2016. For PNN media camp, I’m Ted.

By Kevin McNulty

Kevin McNulty teaches English and Mass Media Studies at Penn High School. He advises the Penn News Network and manages the PNN Studio and news room. For more information, navigate your browser to