1st-12th grade student enrolled in a physical education class taught by a certified Physical Education teacher will participate in a FITNESSGRAM fitness assessment one time per year. The components of the test include pacer or mile run, curl-ups, 90 degree push-ups, back-saver sit and reach and height and weight. Fitness and body composition reports will be reported to both parents and the state.
For complete description of the program, please read the following document:
Parental Overview of FITNESSGRAM Assessments in Georgia (PDF)
For more information, please visit this site:
The S.H.A.P.E. Partnership - http://georgiashape.org/