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.

First-Ever PE Big Apple Award

Celebrate an outstanding PE teacher who inspires students and enriches school communities. Nominate by December 9, 2016. Anyone can nominate: Students, families, administrators, other teachers, and community members. Learn more.

2016-17 Professional Development: Register Now

Access our 2016-17 professional development catalog online to browse and register for trainings, workshops, and webinars to sharpen your skills, learn about new curricula, and more.

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.