NYS Physical Education & Health Education Learning Standards

  • Physical Education Learning Standards

    Standard 1: Demonstrates competency in a variety of motor skills and movement patterns.

    Standard 2: Applies knowledge of concepts, principles, strategies, and tactics related to movement and performance.

    Standard 3: Demonstrates the knowledge and skills to achieve and maintain a health-enhancing level of physical activity and fitness.

    Standard 4: Exhibits responsible personal and social behavior that respects self and others.

    Standard 5: Recognizes the value of physical activity for overall wellness, enjoyment, challenge, and/or self-expression.

    Standard 6: Recognizes career opportunities and manages personal and community resources related to physical activity and fitness to achieve and maintain overall wellness.

  • Health Education Learning 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.

    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.