The primary goal for the Physical Education Department of Brooklyn High School for Law and Technology is the development of a "Physically-Educated Person", one who has learned skills necessary to perform a variety of physical activities, is physically fit, participates regularly in physical activity, knows the benefits from involvement in physical activity and values its contributions to a HEALTHY lifestyle.
Physical Education is a valuable part of developing the whole child. Physical Education supports and integrates many other curricular ideas into it’s curriculum. The mission of Brooklyn High School for Law and Technology Physical Education is to:
Regular physical activity also reduces risk of obesity, hypertension, diabetes, and some cancers. Physical Education is health insurance for the future — quality physical education is a necessity, not a luxury, for the health and well-being of every child.