TEACHER: Mark Layer
PHONE: 716-407-9150 ext.3112
About the Teacher:
Welcome to my Physical Education Website. My name is Mark Layer. I have been a teacher in the Clarence Central School District since 1987. I have taught at all grade levels. I was the Varsity Women's Basketball coach for 19 years until I retired in 2010. I was the JV Football coach for 24 years before becoming the varsity football head coach in 2011. I am currently the varsity football head coach at Clarence High School. I am a 1980 graduate of Clarence High School. I live in Clarence Center with my wife Michelle who also teaches 5th grade at Clarence Center and my two children Kevin and Katie who are also graduates of Clarence High School.
Clarence Center Physical Education
Grades K-1-2: will be assessed in Running, Jumping, Hopping, Galloping, Skipping, Throwing, Catching, Kicking and Striking
Grades 3-4-5: will be assessed in Fitness Activities PACER, Push Ups, Sit Ups, V-Sit Stretch and Trunk Lift as well as 50 Meter Dash, Endurance Run, Softball Throw, 30 second Basketball Shoot and 30 second Jump Rope
This wide variety of assessment allows us to make valid assessment of each student. District and National standards for these assessment items can be found on this website.