• Wellness Policy

     

    Navigation: Learn more about our Wellness Policy using the links below.

     

     

     

    Overview

     

    Nutrition

     

    Physical Activity & Education

     

    Garden Education

     

    Health Education

     

    Positive School Climate

     

    School Environment

     

    Health Services

     

    Staff Wellness

     

     

    Physical Activity & Physical Education

     

    Studies show that when children are physically fit, they pay more attention in school, do better on state exams, and stay in school longer. OUSD recognizes the positive benefits of physical education and physical activity for student health and academic achievement.

     

    Physical education requirements for students:

     

    • Grades 1-6: at least 200 minutes every 10 days
    • Grades 7-12: at least 400 minutes every 10 days

     

    OUSD will provide ways to adapt activities and equipment for students with physical, mental, or other health limitations so they may still participate. PE must be taught by a credentialed teacher.

     

    California Physical Fitness Testing is conducted for all students in 5th, 7th, and 9th grades on an annual basis.

     

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Last Modified on August 22, 2019