About Us

Our Zone is made up of members living and/or working in  Dutchess, Putnam, Rockland, and Westchester counties. We host monthly meetings from September through June and a local conference on Election Day as well as many other events. We invite you to join us and become a part of a diverse and robust organization that continually works to enhance our members knowledge and skills, ensuring their students have the highest quality health and physical education programs possible.


If you have questions, we encourage you to review our webpage or reach out to Lisa Sherman, Southeastern Zone President.

Congratulations to our

2022 Southeastern Zone Elementary/Middle School

PE Leadership Award winners.

Click the links below to view two very special congratulatory messages.

Zone Leadership

Sherman, L 2021
Lisa Sherman


Health Education Teacher

White Plains Public Schools

Contact Lisa!

Margaret Robelee
Margaret Robelee

Past President



2021-2022 Southeastern Zone Board

Southeastern Zone Conference

Details for a 2022 Conference will be posted as soon as they are available.

Meetings and Minutes

Please join us for the Southeastern Zone Meetings!  
Click here for meeting details.

SEZ Conf

Conference and Webinars

Southeastern Zone holds an annual conference for members and non-members each Fall as well as periodic webinars and Care to Share programs.

Details will be posted as soon as they  are available.

SEZ Awards 2


Southeastern Zone recognizes excellence among our dedicated professionals with our  Teacher of the Year & Amazing Person awards. We celebrate our outstanding students with the SEZ elementary/middle school Physical Education Student Leadership Awards.
Click here to learn more.

SEZ grants 2

Mini Grants

The Southeastern Zone offers mini-grants that can help to fund your innovative projects! SEZ members can apply for a chance to receive grant funding up to $1,000.00!
Click here for details and an application.

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Events and Activities

The Southeastern Zone plans additional events and activities throughout the year.

A Co-Ed Volleyball Tournament is held in the winter.  Details and an application will be emailed to current SEZ members prior to the event.

Southeastern Zone Photo Gallery

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Get Moving NY

NYS AHPERD Get Moving NY Presents: Spring to Health, the 2022 event will conclude May 6th and certificates will be mailed by May 20th. Click here for details

Congratulations to Southeastern Zone's 2021 winners Ernie Della Vecchia from Mohansic Elementary School and Dawn Turpin-Orgetas from Oak Grove Elementary School.  Ernie and Dawn won each a $250 Gopher gift card to use on items for their PE programs.