School Wellness Programs

Physical Education, Health Education, and Wellness Programs

Welcome to the New Wellness Website!

Teaching students to take care of their minds and bodies builds a foundation for lifelong learning. Visit our new pages for information on requirements, standards, recommended resources, and more.

2016-17 School Wellness Council grant application now open!

Apply on the School Wellness Works Portal by October 27, 2016 for a grant ranging from $1,000-2,500 to start or strengthen a council that inspires everyone in the school community to be their healthiest and most vibrant.

PE Works

In July 2015, the Mayor and City Council provided major funding to the Department of Education for PE Works, a multiyear initiative to improve Physical Education Citywide and ensure that all students receive high-quality programs that meets State standards.