About Health Class
One of the classes that does not really fall into the other departments at TSA is the Health Class. The course description below explains what content is taught in this class.
The course emphasis is aimed at moving students towards “health literacy”. “Health literacy” is the capacity of individuals to obtain, interpret, and understand basic health information and the competence to use information which promotes healthy choices and behavior. Course topics will include: Mental, Emotional, and Social Health, Communication and Peer Relationships, Reproduction (Growth & Development, STDs, HIV & AIDS), Tobacco, Alcohol, Illegal Drugs, Physical Fitness, Nutrition, First Aid & Safety.