The Physical Education curriculum shall be directly related to the needs and interests appropriate for the growth, development, and maturity level of each student involved. The comprehensive physical education program will focus on the whole child initiative; to collaborate between health and education to improve each child’s cognitive, physical, social, and emotional development.
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills
This site will provide you with information on the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS), which are the state standards for what students should know and be able to do.
FitnessGram by The Cooper Institute is an assessment that measures student fitness levels. As the national test of the Presidential Youth Fitness Program, FitnessGram assesses the physical and aerobic fitness of more than 10 million students across the country in over 20,000 schools.