Physical Education is an important component of each students' school experience. Physical wellness and psychomotor skills are developed through a variety of activities. As a young adult, it is important to acquire and refine skills that will enhance quality of life through physically active and healthy habits.
The sequential physical education program includes a variety of activities with an emphasis on personal fitness designated to promote growth in skill, knowledge and appreciation of an active lifestyle. An emphasis is placed on the instruction of skills and activities that reflect current trends in fitness and healthy lifestyles. Students will be given the opportunity to select many of their units throughout the school year.
New York State Learning Standards for Physical Education
Standard 1: Personal Health and Fitness
Students will have the necessary knowledge and skills to establish and maintain physical fitness, participate in physical activity and maintain personal health.
Standard 2: A Safe and Healthy Environment
Students will acquire the knowledge and ability necessary to create and maintain a safe and healthy environment.
Standard 3: Resource Management
Students will understand and be able to manage their personal and community resources.
Physical Education Teachers: