DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION
Department of Physical Education offers an extensive program designed
to provide essential learning activities which promote skills that
foster active and healthy lifestyles for students K-12. All learning
activities are designed to be age and grade level appropriate while
providing the necessary foundations for success in physical education
in subsequent years.
teaching staff is extremely knowledgeable and well trained in
instruction delivery to provide the highest quality learning
experiences to the district’s students. Each instructor utilizes a
variety of physical activities to ensure high levels of learning for
all students through differentiated learning. In addition the staff
regularly collaborates with staff members at all three building levels
to ensure there is scope and sequence through the K-12 program.
curriculum is designed to provide students appropriate experiences at
each learning level. These experiences include activities such as fine
and gross motor movement, spatial awareness, safety, sport specific
skills, lifetime activities, dance, adventure based activities, and
continuous emphasis on life long personal fitness. The curriculum
content for all grade levels is in compliance with both the New York
State Learning Standards and the National Association of Sport and
For additional information you may utilize the links listed below or contact the HPEA Office at 516-767-5990.