INJURY NOTES AND EXCUSES FROM PHYSICAL EDUCATION CLASS AND RECESS:PER GCISD district policy handbook: “If a child brings a doctor’s/parent note excluding him/her from physical education, the same restrictions will apply at recess."Please send a parent note explaining why your child needs to be excused from P.E. or any particular activity. This note will also require them to miss recess.A doctor’s note is required if the child must miss three or more consecutive days of P.E. class.GRADING:Grades for P.E. will be recorded each nine-week grading period.Students will receive two grades: Skills/Participation and Conduct.Skills grades are based on physical skill tests, body and self-control, game comprehension and rule following, participation and cooperation.Conduct grades are based on their citizenship, sportsmanship, attitude, and willingness to participate.