Physical Education

Welcome to Physical Education with Mr. Garcia & Mrs. Knox at Dr. William H. Horton!


Mr. Garcia:

Mrs. Knox:


Dear Parents,

We are thrilled to serve your child as his/her physical educator!  We look forward to helping him/her become fit, healthy and active as well as build a love for physical activity.  It is our goal to help your child actively learn and grow as a student as well as increase athletic potential. 

We are both very passionate about teaching and student growth.  Mr. Garcia is a seasoned teacher who is filled with excitement to teach the youth of Newark and help expand positivity in the community through sports.  Mrs. Knox is a passionateteacher with years of experience as well as a proud and loving grandmother, wife and mother.  Mr. Garcia and Mrs. Knox areready to teach your child with love and warmth so that every student feels welcome every day. 

We ask that your child has the appropriate gym attire worn for his/her safety on the days that Physical Education is conducted. Please have grey or burgundy sweat pants and school shirts shirts or T-shirts as well as sneakers for the students by October 2nd. 

We are looking forward to spending this new school year with your child!  We will learn everyday and grow as students as well as athletic individuals. 



Mrs. Kennedy-Knox

Mr. Garcia