Health Education 9
Health Education 9 encompasses the topics of alcohol education, human sexuality and making positive life choices. Responsible, as well as irresponsible, drinking and effects on the body will be covered in the alcohol education unit. The human sexuality unit will explore the various aspects of human sexuality, including anatomy, birth control and venereal diseases. The student will learn about effective conflict resolution strategies as well as decision-making skills.
Physical Education 9
New Jersey status (NJSA 18A:35-7) requires every student to complete a year of Physical Educationa and Healthfor every year of enrollment in grades 9-12.
Instruction in and knowledge of a variety of activities such as team sports, individual sports, physical fitness and conditioning, games of organization and recreational and lifetime activities. Students learn the fundamentals and rules of these activities and learn practical health essentials.