Physical EducationRequirements 2011/12 “There is no such thing as education without Physical Education!”
2011 PE & HEALTH STAFF John DiColo, Supervisor: Jdicolo@jefftwp.org Marianne DiRupo: Mdirupo@jefftwp.org Melissa Hall: Mhall@jefftwp.org Kyla Kelly: Kkelly@jefftwp.org Brian Silipena: Bsilipena@jefftwp.org Jason Kalish: Jkalish@jefftwp.org Lori Kircher: Lkircher@jefftwp.org Matt Moscatello: Mmoscatello@jefftwp.org Jim O’Connor: Joconnor@jefftwp.org
PE REQUIREMENTS • 2011/2012 • PREPARATION (DRESS CODE) • GRADING • CUTTING CLASS • ABSENCES AND SUSPENSIONS • LATENESS TO CLASS • ELECTRONIC DEVICES • PE MEDICAL EXCUSES
PE/PREPARATION (DRESS CODE) • Any appropriate T-Shirt or Sweatshirt • Athletic shorts or sweat pants***MUST CHANGE FROM SCHOOL ATTIRE! • No hats or jewelry • Refusal to adhere to policies • 1. Warning • 2. Minus 1 pt. • 3. Unprepared (Minus 5 Pts.)
GRADING • (50 pts.) - Preparation • (20 pts.) – Participation • (20 pts. ) – Effort & Attitude • (10 pts.) – Skill • Note: Physical Fitness Testing (FITNESSGRAM) will be administered (Pre & Post)
GRADING CONTINUED… • A student will NOT receive passing grade for MP if: • Unprepared (U)/Failure to Participate (O) more than 4 times OR if the final MP Average is below 65. • Unprepared = -5 pts.
ADDITIONAL POINT DEDUCTIONS • Eating, drinking, or chewing gum (1st-Warning; 2nd and subsequent- minus 1 pt.) • Lack of cooperation (1-5 pt. deduction) 2nd Offense- Point deduction & parent contact. • Failure to follow school/dept. rules and regs. (minus 1 pt. per infraction) • Failure to follow dress code (1st- warning; 2nd- unprepared/minus 5 pts.)
ABSENCES/SUSPENSIONS • Absent more than 5 days during MP must submit make-up work in order to receive credit. • Suspended students (OSS) must be assigned work for every day of suspension. • Failure to complete assigned work will result in a Failure to Participate (O) for each day work is not completed.
EXCESSIVE LATENESS TO CLASS UNEXCUSED • Students arriving late without a pass beyond the changing period will not be permitted to change for class and will receive an unprepared (U) in addition to a late. • If they arrive during the changing period and are prepared for class they will receive a late for class.
EXCUSED LATES TO CLASS • Students arriving late to class with a pass beyond the changing period will be excused with a warning on the first occasion. Any subsequent offense will be considered an unprepared (minus 5 pts.).
ELECTRONIC DEVICES • Electronic devices are NOT permitted in class at any time. Any student found using or possessing an electronic device will be subject to the following consequences: • 1. Warning • 2. Minus 1 pt. (confiscate device – turn into main office) • 3. Unprepared - Minus 5 pts. (confiscate device – turn in to main office)
PE MEDICAL EXCUSES -Medical Excuses are for illness or injury only -Students without a note must change for participation and obtain pass from nurse before being excused (1 Day Only) 1. Parent Note: Accepted 1-2 Days. After 2 days a Doctor’s note is required 2. Doctor Note: All doctors notes must be submitted to nurse for verification and approval
HEALTH 9th Grade: 4th MPMajor Themes Covered: - Growth and Development - Character Education - Relationships -Contraceptive Methods - Alcohol & Tobacco -Legal and Illegal Drugs - HIV/AIDS
DRIVER’S EDUCATION • 10th Grade: 2nd MP • NJ Permit Test Date: 1/18 & 1/19 • Counts as a test grade for the class • Blue Cards: If students pass they are required to complete 6 hours of behind the wheel training. • Students receive 2 tries to pass exam
HEALTH 11th Grade: 3rd MP Major Themes Covered: -STD’s -HIV/AIDS -Abuse and Neglect - Drugs -Tobacco -Decision Making -Character Education
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