Physical Education

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Discipline Minimum HSP Recommended HSP Distinguished Achievement Program*
Physical Education

One credit:
• The required credit may be from any combination of the following one-half to one credit courses:
› Foundations of Personal Fitness
› Adventure/Outdoor Education
› Aerobic Activities
› Team or Individual Sports
• In accordance with local district policy, credit for any of the courses listed above may be earned through participation in the following activities:
› Athletics
› JROTC
› Appropriate private or commercially-sponsored physical activity programs conducted on or off campus
• In accordance with local district policy, up to one credit for any one of the courses listed above may be earned through participation in any of the following activities:
• All allowed substitution activities must include at least 100 minutes per five-day school week of moderate to vigorous physical activity.
• Credit may not be earned for any TEKS-based course more than once. No more than four substitution credits may be earned through any combination of substitutions.

One credit:
• The required credit may be from any combination of the following one-half to one credit courses:
› Foundations of Personal Fitness
› Adventure/Outdoor Education
› Aerobic Activities
› Team or Individual Sports
• In accordance with local district policy, credit for any of the courses listed above may be earned through participation in the following activities:
› Athletics
› Appropriate private or commercially-sponsored physical activity programs conducted on or off campus
• In accordance with local district policy, up to one credit for any one of the courses listed above may be earned through participation in any of the following activities:
• All allowed substitution activities must include at least 100 minutes per five-day school week of moderate to vigorous physical activity.
• Credit may not be earned for any TEKS-based course more than once. No more than four substitution credits may be earned through any combination of substitutions.
One credit:
• The required credit may be from any combination of the following one-half to one credit courses:
› Foundations of Personal Fitness
› Adventure/Outdoor Education
› Aerobic Activities
› Team or Individual Sports
• In accordance with local district policy, credit for any of the courses listed above may be earned through participation in the following activities:
› Athletics
› Appropriate private or commercially-sponsored physical activity programs conducted on or off campus
• In accordance with local district policy, up to one credit for any one of the courses listed above may be earned through participation in any of the following activities:
• All allowed substitution activities must include at least 100 minutes per five-day school week of moderate to vigorous physical activity.
• Credit may not be earned for any TEKS-based course more than once. No more than four substitution credits may be earned through any combination of substitutions.

¤ College Board advanced placement, college-level concurrent/dual enrollment, and International Baccalaureate courses may be substituted for requirements in appropriate areas.

* Distinguished Achievement Program requirements also include student achievement of four advanced measures.