Health & Physical Education

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    PHYSICAL EDUCATION GRADE 9     
    3.75 Credits, 3 Quarters
    "Personal Fitness" (1 quarter), a one-marking period course helps students to develop their optimum level of physical fitness and to understanding fitness concepts and the significance of lifestyle on one's health and fitness. "Physical Education Activities" (2 quarters), are two marking periods of electives with a variety of team and individual sports, lifetime fitness activities, lifetime recreational activities, and group initiatives.
    CODE # 112100

    PHYSICAL EDUCATION GRADES 10-12
    3.75 Credits, 3 Quarters
    Students are instructed in a variety of physical education activities, including team and individual sports, lifetime fitness activities, lifetime recreational activities, and group initiatives.
    CODE # 112200, 112300, 112400

    HEALTH I GRADE 9
    1.25 Credits, 1 Quarter
    The Freshman Health Program, “Making Life Choices,” provides students with opportunities to explore health-related areas such as effective communication skills, sound decision-making, understanding interpersonal relationships, sexuality, dating, nutrition, and drug abuse that will enable them to become lifelong, successful learners in making good choices about healthy living.
    CODE # 113100

    HEALTH II GRADE 10
    1.25 Credits, 1 Quarter
    "Driver Education, Safety, Drug and Alcohol Education" - This sophomore health course covers driver education theory, accident and safety education, organ and tissue donation, and the physical, mental, emotional, and social effects of the use and abuse of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs.
    CODE # 113200

    HEALTH III GRADE 11
    1.25 Credits, 1 Quarter
    "Standard First Aid and CPR" - This course provides instruction on basic community first aid techniques and cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and organ and tissue donation. 
    CODE # 113300

    HEALTH IV GRADE 12
    1.25 Credits, 1 Quarter
    The Senior Health Program, “Responsible Living,” provides students with a firm foundation of knowledge that promotes desirable healthy attitudes and practices. The course provides students with the intellectual, physiological, and emotional tools needed to successfully cope with issues such as dating behaviors, sexuality, pregnancy, parenting, and health care. 
    CODE # 113400     

    ADAPTIVE PHYSICAL EDUCATION
    3.75 Credits     
    The Adaptive Physical Education Curriculum is an organized, sequential curriculum for teaching our students the information and skills they will need to maintain and improve health, prevent disease, reduce healthrelated risk behaviors, and improve quality of life through lifetime physical activities. Written into this curriculum is the ability to adjust and personalize each activity to best utilize each student’s skills and overcome their personal inabilities and/or handicaps.
    CODE # 131900     

    ADAPTIVE HEALTH
    1.25 Credits     
    The Adaptive Health course is an ongoing class for students in grades 9-12. The course provides students with the skills needed to make decisions that will affect their life today and in the future. Topics include personal hygiene, proper nutrition, decision making skills, relationships, sexuality, safety, drugs, alcohol, medicines, and health care.
    CODE # 13200