Physical Education & Health Department1.0 Physical Education Credits are required (0.5 in grade 9 and 0.5 in grade 10). A 0.5 Credit in Health Education is required in grade 10. Beyond the required courses physical education offers a wide variety of physical education courses that challenge the mind, body and spirit. Total body wellness is a critical component to the college bound student, athlete, and young adult. Please consider taking advantage of the following elective opportunities.