ELEMENTARY PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Purpose

The Elementary Physical Education Program offers high quality opportunities for students to promote developmentally-appropriate physical education instruction for students in grades kindergarten through six.

Class Size

The numbers of students assigned to physical education classes shall be in accordance with Bulletin 741. It is recommended that only one class be scheduled at a time. Occasional exceptions may be approved by the principal. Regular variations shall be approved by the designated supervisor.

Schedule of Classes

A maximum of ten classes of 30 minutes each per day is recommended. Exceptions shall be approved by the designated supervisor.

Grading

The report card grade should be a cooperative effort of the classroom teacher and elementary physical education teacher.

Ref: Bulletin 741, State Department of Education