Physical Education

PE team

  • Expectations:
    • Please make sure your child has proper shoes on the days they have PE, they may bring them in their bag and change for class
    • If a student is hurt/sick we ask for a parent or doctor note to be excused from PE or part of PE




Oakridge Owls PE

4th graders playing “Boil the Spaghetti” during their cooperative games unit. Students must work together to get the spaghetti noodles in the pot without using their hands!
Published September 22, 21 9:48AM

Oakridge Owls PE

Happy Military Child Day! Our students enlisted in the branch of their choice for a day and went through a rigorous boot camp!
Published April 21, 21 12:11PM

Mr. Papola is entering his 15th year teaching elementary P.E. and 9th year teaching at Oakridge. He grew up in New Jersey but went to college at James Madison University and has been in Virginia ever since. Mr. Papola enjoys working out, playing golf, and rooting for the Former Super Bowl Champion Philadelphia Eagles. Mr. Papola and his wife live in Alexandria and have a two year old daughter named Alice.


Please feel free to reach out to us if you have any questions, comments, or concerns!

Mr. Papola  

Ms. Cohn

Mr. Doherty