Student Exemption in Senior High SchoolStudents in senior high are required to take four years of physical education. If a student in 9th grade passes 5 of 6 assessments on the state mandated Physical Fitness Test (Fitnessgram) then the student could choose to take an course other than physical education in grades 10-12. This is a student choice, and the student that passes needs to fill out the Student Exemption Letter and sign it as to their choice to continue in a physical education elective or choosing to take another content area elective. The Reference Guide and Student Letter is below:
Physical Education Checklist
The Physical Education Checklist is to be used to evaluate your schools physical education programs for compliance to education code and good educational instructional practice in physical education. To access the interactive document click on the link below.
Model Action Plan
The Physical Education Model Action Plan (MAP) is to be used to take steps to guide your school to education code compliance and quality physical education instruction. Click on the link below to access the MAP.
Fitnessgram Training PowerPoint
Fitnessgram - Documents below are to aid the administrators, teachers and parents in providing the best use of the Physical Performance Test as a learning tool.https://fitnessgram.lausd.net This link is provided to input 10-12 grade students Fitnessgram scores and it will tell you if they passedFitnessgram Instructions to Input 10-12 grade scores Link to website OPEN IN SEPTEMBERLook up a students FG scores You must have the student in your class or have administrative access.Fitnessgram Testing Calendar Below is the link to testing dates: http://notebook.lausd.net/pls/ptl/docs/PAGE/CA_LAUSD/FLDR_ORGANIZATIONS/FLDR_PLCY_RES_DEV/REF%20GUIDE%206506%202015-16_TESTINGCALENDARS.PDFLink to Fitnessgram Certificate
Fitnessgram Resources and Video of AssessmentsThe link below has video's of the Fitnessgram assessments.