Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. Health/PE M.Ed Curriculum M.Ed ESL

Coach Rivers

Welcome to Physical Education! My name is Christine Rivers and I am super excited to help your child be healthy! I graduated from Springfield College with a B.S. in Health/Physical Education, M.Ed Degree in Curriculum Education and M.Ed English as a Second Language. This is my 31th year teaching. I have taught in Las Vegas, NV, Attleboro, MA, and East Greenwich, RI. I am a military wife and mother.  My oldest son is a U.S. Marine Officer, I have a son studying Sports Management in MA, and a daughter in high school. I look forward to this upcoming year and teaching your child.  You can reach me at

  • Expectations

    • I will listen during instruction or peer questioning- no talking, stay focused
    • I will demonstrate appropriate respect to peers and teachers- kind words, appropriate talk, will not engage in aggressive physical contact, etc.
    • I will keep my hands/feet to myself- will not touch, push, kick, trip other students
    • I will follow safety rules in the gym and on the walking track- follow teacher directions 
    • I will wear appropriate footwear to participate in PE activities- tennis shoes are strongly recommended to protect feet and provide support for movement
    • I will participate and complete ALL activities to the best of my ability-positive attitude and great sportsmanship