State law requires middle school HE curriculum.
Indiana Academic Standard for Health & Wellness 2017
In 2017, a team of professionals comprised of Indiana educators, post-secondary professors and community partners, collaborated to develop the latest edition of the Indiana Academic Standard for Health & Wellness Education.
Indiana Administrative Code 511 6.1-5-3.6 Middle level curriculum
(b) The middle level curriculum develops students' knowledge and skills based on the academic Standard in the following:
- (7) Health and wellness.
- (8) Physical education.
Indiana Code 20-30-5-7. Curriculum; ethnic and racial groups course
Sec. 7. (a) Each school corporation shall include in the school corporation's curriculum the following studies:
- (6) Health education, physical fitness, safety, and the effects of alcohol, tobacco, drugs, and other substances on the human body.