Minutes in Physical Education
High School Graduation Requirements
Students entering the ninth grade on or after July 1, 2012, through June 30, 2015: Minimum requirements for graduation (WAC 180-51-067)
Students entering the ninth grade on or after July 1, 2015: Minimum requirements for graduation (WAC 180-52-068)
Assessments for Health and Physical Education – Formerly CBAs
Waiving Physical Education
Basic Education Act
Special Education Students
Nutrition and Physical Activity (Wellness)
Sexual Health Education
Bullying and Harassment
New legislation creates initiatives in high schools "to save lives in the event of cardiac arrest." Every school district that operates a high school must offer instruction in CPR to students. Beginning in the 2013-14 school year, instruction in CPR must be included in at least one health class necessary for graduation.
This document outlines sample procedures for high school physical education waivers in accordance with state laws and regulations.