Williamsville Central School District

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High School Health

Course Description

The High School Health Course addresses the continium of health promotion, risk reduction, and the prevention and management of health problems.  It is intended that our students will become creative contributing members of society who will enjoy a positive lifestyle in a safe enviroment. This one semester course provides the knowledge and the opportunity for students to develop the attitudes and skills they will need to achieve the highest level of wellness.

Curriculum content areas are Body Systems, Physical Activity and Nutrition, Diseases, Substance Awaremess , Violence Prevention, Mental Health, Human Sexuality, and Current Health Issues and Wellness.  These content areas are related to the New York state Health Education Standards.