2017 Drivers Education Summer School
York High School PE/Health/Driver Education Mission Statement
The mission of York High School’s PE/Health/Driver Education department is to proactively develop physically fit individuals, strengthen minds, and promote positive attitudes towards life-long fitness while shaping individuals to become positive, impactful members of society.
Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.
~John F. Kennedy
PE Common Learning Targets
I actively engage in Physical Education class or
I participate at a high level of activity during Physical Education class
I am accepting and respectful of diversity within the class.
Fitness Learning Targets: ISBE Standards 19, 20, 23
I can achieve my healthy zone for health related fitness components.
I can achieve and maintain my THR zone for a minimum of 20 minutes.
I am able to identify the differences between health and skill related fitness components.
Lifestyle/Life-Long Learning Targets: ISBE Standards 21, 22, 24
I can model teamwork, through sportsmanship and fair play, to reinforce interpersonal skills to be implemented in daily life.
I understand the importance of lifelong health & physical fitness and the benefits of participation in a variety of activities competitively, recreationally, and within the community.
Movement/Motor Skills Learning Targets: ISBE Standards 19, 23
I can demonstrate several motor skills and movements patterns needed to perform a variety of physical activities.
- I can demonstrate knowledge of all basic rules, safety, & etiquette during physical activity.
Department GOOGLE Sites
2016-2017 PE General Policies and Procedures (Please see individual syllabi for specific courses)
York Physical Education, Health, and Driver Education Department
Home of the Dukes
Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year!! The entire PE/Health/Driver Education staff is excited and dedicated to working with your children to promote life-long healthy habits with an emphasis on life-long activity. As the Department Chair of Physical Education, Health, and Driver Education I am committed to engaging your children in meaningful activities and lessons while offering a strong curriculum with a variety of choices.
As a department we strongly believe daily physical education for our students is one of the most meaningful parts of their day physically, socially, and mentally. Students at York will be provided with a foundation for making informed decisions that will enable them to achieve and maintain a healthy lifestyle for years to come. We want students to graduate from York with knowledge on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle and a desire to be physically active.
At any point in the year please feel free to visit any of our PE/Health/Driver Education classes or if you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
On behalf of the entire PE/Health/Driver Education staff we wish your children a very successful, meaningful year!
Department Chair Physical Education, Health, and Driver Education
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