The Physical Education Program at Northgate High School is designed to provide physical activity to promote a lifetime appreciation of physical fitness and wellness. All students should realize the importance of learning the skills, rules and strategies of team and individual activities. Our program also emphasizes social interaction, group dynamics, self-responsibility, self-image, and self-realization.
- Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drug Prevention
Information for science-based programs and activities that effectively prevent alcohol, tobacco, and other drug use; and that include social influences or life skills curricula and youth development.
- Childhood Obesity & Diabetes Task Force
Public notices, agendas, meeting minutes and other related information for the Superintendent's Task Force on Childhood Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes, and Cardiovascular Disease.
- Comprehensive Sexual Health & HIV/AIDS Instruction
Information on comprehensive sexual health education and HIV/AIDS/STD prevention; includes legal requirements for education in these areas and additional resources for quality instructional programs.
- Coordinated School Health
Information on coordinated school health, including previous conference presentations
- Environmental Health
Information and resources concerning environmental health issues, including air quality, pesticide use, and more.
- Health Ed Content Standards (Pre-publication)
Information on the newly developed and State Board-approved California Health Education Content Standards for California Public Schools, Kindergarten through Grade Twelve.
- Health Services & School Nursing
Information and resources concerning meeting students' health-related needs at school.