To: School and District Staff
Re: Healthy Lifestyle Credit
In order to ensure credibility of credits issued for graduation, principals and teachers are asked to adhere to the following as it applies to the Healthy Lifestyle requirement.
1. All students shall meet the state requirement for Healthy Lifestyles:
(2.0 Credits Required)
A. Health Class: .5 credit (or) pass the District's Health Final Test with 70%. The fee for taking this test is $10.00 for each administration.
B. Physical Education: 1.5 credits (This may include a Healthy Lifestyles class, weightlifting, team sport or athletic participation, or a combination of such.)
Note: a maximum of 1 credit may come from team sport or athletic participation.
2. All team sport or athletic participation will be graded on a pass/fail basis.
3. No more than 1.0 credit from Team Sports may be applied to the 28 credits needed for graduation.