State law addresses personal health and wellness.
Code of State Rules 44E Next Generation Health Education 5-12 Content Standard and Objective for West Virginia Schools (252.5)
WV CSR 126-44E-5 Wellness Promotion and Disease Development of Movement Forms/Motor Prevention Skills acquire basic wellness concepts . develop foundational movement and functional wellness knowledge forms and motor skills establish a foundation to facilitate continued motor skill acquisition Wellness Information and Services Physical Fitness identify valid wellness develop knowledge of fitness information and health promoting principles, products and services . accept responsibility for personal fitness apply analysis and comparison of . understand fundamentals of how to health resources to develop health lead an active, healthy lifestyle literacy develop higher levels of basic fitness and physical competence endeavor to improve components cardiorespiratory endurance, muscular strength and endurance, flexibility, and body composition