• PHYSICAL EDUCATION & HEALTH

    PHYSICAL EDUCATION 7

    This course covers a wide range of physical activities. The following are included in the curriculum: team sports, fitness activities, various games, basic weight training, and swimming. Students are evaluated based on their cognitive, affective, and psychomotor performance in class.

    PHYSICAL EDUCATION 8

    This course covers a wide range of physical activities. The following are included in the curriculum: team sports, fitness activities, various games, and basic weight training. Swimming is also taught each marking period. Students are evaluated based on their cognitive, affective, and psychomotor performance in class.

    PHYSICAL EDUCATION 9 (½ Unit of Credit)

    This course covers a wide range of physical activities.  The following are included in the curriculum: team sports, fitness activities, various games, basic weight training, and swimming.  Students are evaluated based on cognitive, affective, and psychomotor performance in class.

    HEALTH 7

    Units that will be covered include: The Two R's for Stopping Assault and Preventing Violence (Violence Prevention Module); Curriculum Recommendation for HIV, AIDS, and Other STD's (HIV Education); It's No Mystery, Tobacco's a Killer (Tobacco Prevention Module); What's Good Food Got to Do With It (Nutrition Module); It's Time to Move (Physical Activity Module); Protect a Friend - Share Your Skills (Substance Abuse Prevention Module). Current health news is also discussed on a regular basis.

    HEALTH 9 (½ Unit of Credit)

    The Health Education Program follows a curriculum based on the most current trends, facts and research available. Teachers have access to HealthTeacher.com which keeps the curriculum updated. Units include Personal Health and Fitness, Nutrition, Mental Health, and Modern Health Trends/Topics.  Students who complete a health-related course at BOCES do not need to take Health during high school.  All other students must complete this half-credit course in order to graduate