• New York State Physical Education Standards
    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.
    Students will understand human
    growth and development and
    recognize the relationship
    between behaviors and
    healthy development. They will
    understand ways to promote health
    and prevent disease. While
    demonstrating and practicing positive
    health behaviors.
    Standard 2: 
    A Safe and Healthy Environment
    Students will acquire the knowledge and ability necessary to create and maintain a safe and
    healthy environment.   
    Students will demonstrate
    personal and socially
    responsible behaviors. They will
    care for and respect themselves
    and others. They will recognize threats to the environment and offer appropriate strategies
    to minimize them.
    Standard 3:  
    Resource Management
    Students will understand and be able to manage their personal and community resources.
    Students will understand
    the influence of culture, media,
    and technology in making decisions about personal and community health issues. They will know about and use valid
    health information, products, and services. Students will advocate for healthy families and communities.