PE/HEALTH & WELLNESS AT CCMS

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Students enjoy the playing basketball in the gym after lunch.

Students enjoy the playing basketball in the gym after lunch.

Challenge Charter Middle School (CCMS) scholars engage in daily physical fitness/education activities integrated with health education as called for in NYSED regulations. Besides its value in fighting obesity, school-based physical education has also been linked in multiple studies and literature reviews to improved academic achievement and improved cognition.

Scholars have a variety of athletic activities to choose from during the annual Field Day.

Scholars have a variety of athletic activities to choose from during the annual Field Day.

Health education is coordinated with community resource programs, community social workers and family services personnel provide appropriate instruction in human sexuality and drug and alcohol prevention.