Does my student need any prior riding experience?
No, the PE class introduces safe riding to students who have never even touched a horse.
My student rides at another stable. Why should he or she ride during PE?
It offers experienced riders the opportunity to advance their skills by riding many different levels and types of horses, as well as learning both Western and Hunt Seat styles of riding. They will also learn valuable information about horse health care and maintenance during Horse Science.
What grades are taught?
Every effort is made to offer Horsemanship to all grades and most periods during the school day. The schedule may change from year to year depending on interest and time schedules.
What should my student wear?
Every time students ride they are required to wear:
How does my student sign up?
Sign and turn in the appropriate forms to the Equestrian Director.
For more information, please visit the Monte Vista Equestrian website.