Physical Education and Health

Physical Education and Health at The Lexington Academy

Physical Education (PE) plays a vital role in the development and growth of all students. In PE, students learn critical concepts and develop attitudes, skills, and behaviors that lead to lifelong physical, mental, emotional, and social wellness. This document has key information about New York State (NYS) standards, guidelines, PE requirements, New York City (NYC) recommended curricula and professional development opportunities.

Health education empowers young students to take responsibility for their well-being by developing health skills and cultivating healthy habits. This document compiles key information about New York State (NYS) standards, guidelines, requirements, New York City’s (NYC) recommended curricula, and professional development opportunities.