Middle School Health Curriculum Overview

  • Grade Six
     
    This course provides students with the opportunity to receive accurate and up 
    to date information and develop healthful attitudes and behaviors to encourage 
    a lifelong, healthy lifestyle. The seven units of study for sixth grade are mental 
    health, legal and illegal drugs, personal and consumer health, family life and 
    human sexuality, safety and injury prevention, nutrition and disease prevention 
    and control. Parent permission is required for the family life and human 
    sexuality and disease prevention and control units. The School Health 
    Council previews and approves all curricular materials.
     
    Grade Seven
     
    This course provides students with the opportunity to receive accurate and up to date information and develop healthful attitudes and behaviors to encourage a lifelong, healthy lifestyle. The seven units of study for seventh grade are mental health, legal and illegal drugs, personal and consumer health, family life and human sexuality, safety and injury prevention, nutrition and disease prevention and control. Parent permission is required for the family life and human sexuality and disease prevention and control units. The School Health Council previews and approves all curricular materials.   
     

    Grade Eight

     
    This course provides students with the opportunity to receive accurate and up
    to date information and develop healthful attitudes and behaviors to encourage
    a lifelong, healthy lifestyle. The seven units of study for eighth grade are 
    mental health, legal and illegal drugs, personal and consumer health, 
    family life and human sexuality, safety and injury prevention, nutrition 
    and disease prevention and control. Parent permission is required for the 
    family life and human sexuality and disease prevention and control units. 
    The School Health Council previews and approves all curricular materials.