News & Announcements

Nassau Zone 2019 Mini-Conference

posted Nov 13, 2018, 5:56 AM by Ryan Fisk

We are thrilled to announce our Nassau Zone 2019 mini-conference will be on Friday April 12, 2019, and will once again be held at Adelphi University!  Keep tabs on, or simply click EVENTS > NASSAU ZONE CONFERENCE, for more conference information, including a call for programs form, vendor table and journal ad applications, and conference registration!

Welcome Back!

posted Sep 6, 2018, 7:34 AM by Nassau Zone   [ updated Sep 6, 2018, 7:40 AM ]

Welcome to the 2018/2019 school year!  The Nassau Zone is ready for another great year, with our first Zone meeting on Wednesday September 12th.  For more info, and to check all our meeting dates, conferences, and other events this year, click "Events" to the left.  For any website-related questions or updates, email  Have a great year, and hope to see you soon!


Nassau Zone Conference - April 13th 2018

posted Dec 19, 2017, 8:42 PM by Ryan Fisk

Save the date for our 2018 conference, which will be held at Adelphi University on Friday April 13, 2018.  We are now accepting workshop proposals, journal advertisements, and applications for vendor/exhibitor booths at our conference.  The conference registration link is coming soon - Click the "Nassau Zone Conference" link to the left, or visit for the latest!

Get Moving NY Week: 10/16-10/20

posted Sep 24, 2017, 4:41 PM by Nassau Zone

Join us to Get NY Moving and be entered to win a $100 Flaghouse gift certificate for your school.  Up to 5 gift certificates will be awarded per Zone!

We hope you will participate to help Get NY Moving!

Welcome Back!

posted Sep 20, 2017, 5:48 AM by Nassau Zone

Greetings to all Nassau Zone members, friends, and site visitors, and welcome to the 2017-2018 school year!  We have a lot in store for this year, so be sure to check back here regularly for updates on our outstanding student awards, annual mini-conference, professional recognition awards, and other exciting events we host throughout the year.  Have a wonderful school year, and we hope to see you at one of our Nassau Zone meetings!

2017 Nassau Zone Professional Recognition Awards

posted Jun 13, 2017, 4:29 PM by Nassau Zone   [ updated Jun 13, 2017, 4:39 PM ]

On Monday June 12th, 2017, the Nassau Zone of NYS AHPERD recognized outstanding teachers, leaders, and professionals across Nassau County.  Click here to view all photos from the event.  Congratulations to all award recipients!

Photos taken by Jennifer Beihoff

Recognizing our Outstanding Elementary/Middle School PE Students - 5/11/17

posted May 18, 2017, 8:46 PM by Nassau Zone

This year's Outstanding Elementary and Middle School Physical Education Awards Program was held at Roslyn High School.  Over 160 Elementary and Middle School students were recognized for their outstanding performance in their Physical Education classes, and for displaying fine leadership, good character, and exceptional behavior. This year's program was very successful - thanks to all who attended!

Click here to view photos from the evening.

Nassau Zone Conference - 3/31/17

posted Mar 2, 2017, 4:43 PM by Nassau Zone

Believe it or not, our annual Nassau Zone mini-conference is just four weeks away!  Join us on Friday 3/31/17 at Adelphi University for an incredible day of learning, sharing, and professional development.  Our full conference program has just been posted, and you can learn more about our conference and register at  Alternatively, you can click the Events > Nassau Zone Conference link in the left-side menu.

We hope to see you there!

Upcoming Professional Development Opportunity

posted Feb 27, 2017, 12:08 PM by Ryan Fisk

Are you Interested in a Quality Physical Education Professional Development Opportunity?

SHAPE America's Physical Activity Leader (PAL) Training is coming to Student Support Services- Western Suffolk BOCES for a full-day workshop on March 29th, and a half-day training on integrating physical activity during the school day on March 30th.

These dynamic professional development opportunities are designed to develop and support school champion PE teachers, school leaders and principals in efforts to ensure 60 minutes a day of physical activity for all school-aged youth. These in-person training normally costs hundreds of dollars at the professional conferences but only $25 for full-day PAL training on the 29th and $75 for physical activity methods training on the 30th. Sign up for one or two days at

Please review the PDF flyers below for more information.

Welcome Back! 2016-2017 Meeting Dates

posted Sep 14, 2016, 11:03 AM by Ryan Fisk

Greetings, Nassau Zone members and friends!  We hope everyone is off to a good start this year!

Our first Nassau Zone meeting will be Wednesday, 9/21 at Carle Place Middle/High School (click for map) at 7:00pm.  The meeting will be held in the Middle School Cafeteria.  If you come in the front entrance, go to the left.  Dinner will be served.

Future Meeting Dates
October 18th
November 9th
January 12th
February 15th
April 5th
May 15th

(The above meeting dates also appear on our 'Events' calendar page)

All meetings will be held at Carle Place Middle/High School.  Wednesday meetings will be in the Middle School Cafeteria, and all other meeting dates will be held in the South Cafeteria. (same as last year).  Both cafeterias are in the same building on the first floor.

All Nassau Zone members are invited and encouraged to attend.  For questions or ways to get involved in the Nassau Zone of NYS AHPERD, please email

Have a wonderful school year, and we hope to see you at one of our monthly meetings!

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