Mission

Mission SHAPE Washington supports coordinated efforts to foster healthy, active, educated, youth in Washington State through professional development, advocacy, community outreach, and partnerships. 


The Society of Health and Physical Educators - Washington (SHAPE Washington), formerly known as the Washington Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (WAHPERD). 


SHAPE Washington is one of the oldest professional associations in Washington which is dedicated to the advancement and promotion of its allied fields of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Dance, and Adapted Physical Education.