Senate Bill 530 requires that the FITNESSGRAM physical fitness assessment be administered to all students in grades 3-12. FITNESSGRAM is a health-related fitness assessment developed by The Cooper Institute for Aerobic Research and is a research-based criterion referenced test. For more information regarding the Fitness Gram assessment, please visit: http://www.fitnessgram.net/faqparents
 
The district will conduct a physical fitness assessment of students in grades 3-12 annually. If a student can not participate in the two week assessment window due to a medical condition, the student must present a signed excuse from the physician prior to the testing date. At the end of the school year, a parent may submit a written request to the campus administrator to obtain the results of his or her child's physical fitness assessment conducted during the school year.
Last Modified on February 4, 2010
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