• Physical Education (P.E.) Department

    Van Wyck Physical Education
    Open House Slide presentation:

    Physical Education Learning Standards (2020) UPDATED

    Standard 1: Demonstrates competency in a variety of motor skills and movement patterns.

    Standard 2: Applies knowledge of concepts, principles, strategies, and tactics related to movement and performance.

    Standard 3: Demonstrates the knowledge and skills to achieve and maintain a health-enhancing level of physical activity and fitness.

    Standard 4: Exhibits responsible personal and social behavior that respects self and others.

    Standard 5: Recognizes the value of physical activity for overall wellness, enjoyment, challenge, and/or self-expression.

    Standard 6: Recognizes career opportunities and manages personal and community resources related to physical activity and fitness to achieve and maintain overall wellness.NYS

    Our Philosophy 

    A Physical Education program should provide an individualized, developmentally appropriate, and personally challenging instructional program that advances the student’s knowledge, confidence, skills, and motivation to engage in a lifelong, healthy, active lifestyle.