Primary – Middle School


Don’t step in the lava! Pass the ball!  From obstacle courses to group games, the Wellan Physical Education program enables students to develop and refine gross motor skills; build good habits for living a healthy and active lifestyle; and learn important skills about collaboration, teamwork, and good sportsmanship.



Stephen McDonough, Physical Education Specialist

Stephen is an experienced, passionate Physical Education teacher who takes great pride in delivering the best possible PE experience for all children. Stephen grew up in Scituate, MA and attended UMass Boston. He now lives in Waltham. 


Stephen is an avid tennis player, having earned a USTA teaching pro certification. During the summer, he shares his joy of tennis with people of all ages.


When he's not at Wellan, you can find Stephen on a golf course, at the beach, or spending time with his beloved black lab, Stowey.

Alex Rosemond, Specialist Support and After School Teacher

Alex earned his BA in Business and Sports Management from Curry College. He played college football all 4 years while maintaining a 3.5 GPA and graduating Cum Laude. Alex is going into his second year at Wellan and is excited for the switch to full-time. He will be working as a support teacher for Primary, as well as an after school teacher. When he is not working, Alex enjoys going to the gym and traveling with friends. He lives in Quincy.