• PE Policies & Procedures

    Physical Education is a full year course, which meets every other day using an odd/even schedule.

     

    • ATTIRE:

        
    • in order to participate in PE class, students must be properly attired
    • shorts or sweatpants- no zippers & boxer shorts should not be visible
    • t-shirt or sweatshirt- no tank tops or "spaghetti" straps
    • sneakers/socks- laces should be tied
    • PE attire must be different from school clothes that were worn to school that day for hygiene purposes
    • all jewelry must be removed for all students safety.  

     

    • LOCKER ROOM 

    • locks are not issued for PE
    • students may bring a lock, but remove it at the end of the class period
    • valuables are to be stored in the students hall locker.  We are not responsible for lost or stolen items
    • anyone caught stealing will loose his/her locker room privileges 
    • all clothing, books, etc. should be placed in lockers provided during class period
    • backpacks are not permitted in the locker room

     

    • GRADING 

    • students are graded on a daily basis for participation
    • students are graded on participation (50%), skills tests, quizzes & authentic assessments
    • grading is done numerically and averaged in with students overall GPA
    • An "unprepared" for class counts as a zero, unless the student attends make-ups.
    • make-ups will be offered bi-weekly with a maximum of 3 make-ups per quarter
    • three "unprepared" in a quarter will result in detention 
    • students are responsible for making up any missed work (quiz, skills test, mile run) due to an excused absence 

     

    • MEDICALS 

    • a medical excuse from a doctor will be submitted to the school nurse and then be forwarded to the PE teacher
    • students who are medically exempt from PE participation will receive a written assignment every two weeks until cleared a medical doctor to resume activity
    • a one-day medical excuse from a parent/guardian should be given directly to the PE teacher at the beginning of class.  Any problem lasting more than one day will require a doctors note

     

    • OTHER

    • CELL PHONES ARE NOT PERMITTED IN THE PE AREA
    • protective eye guards are available in the PE office
    • food, gum, or beverages are not permitted in the gym, fitness center, and locker room areas.  Water is permitted. 
    • ECIC (Erie County Interscholastic Conference) rules require all athletes to participate in their Physical Education classes.  An in-season athlete (modified, JV or Varsity) may not participate in  a game or practice if PE is missed on that day due to an unprepared.
    • students may not participate in intramurals if they did not participate in PE class due to an unprepared