Physical Education Director of the Year

Physical Education Director of the Year Photo
The Hampton Bays School District is proud to announce that Director of Physical Education, Health and Athletics Drew Walker was recently named as Suffolk Zone’s Physical Education Director of the Year and will be recognized at a ceremony in November 2017.

Mr. Walker was selected, according to Suffolk Zone for his caring and commitment to his profession and students.

Of the honor, Mr. Walker said, “I am honored by the recognition and very grateful to be able to work with such a great physical education/health staff at Hampton Bays. They care about teaching the students skills, knowledge and strategies in the area of personal safety, health, wellness, motor movement, positive decision-making and in sport and lifetime activities.”

Mr. Walker also thanked the board of education, administration and community for their support in increasing athletic facilities and providing materials and supplies needed to offer maximum student involvement in the district’s physical education and health classes.  

Speaking about Mr. Walker, Superintendent of Schools Lars Clemensen said, “Hampton Bays is focused on the development of the whole child and, with Mr. Walker’s professionalism, passion for physical education and compassion for our students, our gymnasiums and fields are positive spaces for kids to learn, grow and challenge themselves. Under Mr. Walker’s leadership, the PE staff is focused on developing students who will have a lifelong commitment to their own health and wellness.”