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Health/Physical Education

Note: All students must earn 1 credit of PE for graduation.


PE: Personal Fitness and Team Sports - PE803A/B (Skill-Based Lifetime Activities)

Credit: .5 - 1
Grade: 9-12
Prerequisite: None

This skill-based lifetime activities course offers students the opportunity to demonstrate mastery in basic sport skills, basic sport knowledge, and health and fitness principles. Students experience opportunities that promote physical literacy and lifetime wellness. 

  • Credit: 1
  • Credit: .5
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12
  • Grade 9
  • Prerequisite: None
PE YOGA - PE801 (Lifetime Fitness and Wellness Pursuits)

This Lifetime Fitness and Wellness Pursuits course offers current approaches for the foundation of personal fitness, physical literacy, lifetime wellness, and healthy living through Yoga.  Students in Lifetime Fitness and Wellness Pursuits will apply the knowledge and skills to demonstrate mastery of the concepts needed to achieve lifetime wellness.  Students will participate in Yoga to attain personal fitness and lifetime wellness.

Note: Students will need to provide their own yoga mat for this class.

  • Credit: 1
  • Credit: .5
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12
  • Grade 9
  • Prerequisite: None
OUTDOOR EDUCATION - PE802 - (Lifetime Recreation and Outdoor Pursuits)

Credit: 0.5
Grade: 9-12
Prerequisite: None

The Lifetime Recreation and Outdoor Pursuits course provides opportunities for students to develop competency in five or more lifelong recreational and outdoor pursuits for enjoyment and challenge.  Students in Lifetime Recreation and Outdoor Pursuits participate in activities that promote physical literacy, respect for and connection to nature and the environment, and opportunities for enjoyment for a lifetime.  Students will experience opportunities that enhance self-worth and support community engagement.

  • Credit: .5
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12
  • Grade 9
  • Prerequisite: None
HEALTH EDUCATION - PE800 (HLTH ED)

Credit: .5
Grade: 9-12
Prerequisite: None

This course provides opportunities for students to acquire facts, develop proper attitudes, and establish practices and habits that will contribute to personal, family, and community health. The course will include lectures, speakers, group discussions, and videotapes. The following topics will be covered: wellness, mental health, nutrition, first aid, consumer education, environmental health, diseases, substance abuse, tobacco use, sexually transmitted diseases, human sexuality, and decision-making skills.

  • Credit: .5
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12
  • Grade 9
  • Prerequisite: None
PRINCIPLES OF HEALTH SCIENCE - TC770 (PRINHLSC)

Credit: 1
Grade: 9-12
Prerequisite: None
Note: Satisfies Health Credit

Principles of Health Science is designed to develop healthcare specific knowledge and skills in effective communications, ethical and legal responsibilities, client care, safety, first aid, and CPR. Principles of Health Science prepares students for transition to clinical or work-based learning experiences in health care.

  • Credit: 1
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12
  • Grade 9
  • Prerequisite: None