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PE Waivers

 
All MHHS students must take PE in 9th grade. Students may only waive PE if they pass the Fitness Gram (except medical waivers). 

10 units (1 Year) are the maximum that can be waived.
 
A Physical Education Waiver may be requested for the following:
 
 
 
 1) MHHS Sports: 
 
Any 2 seasons of any school-sponsored sport waives 5 credits (1 semester)
Any 4 seasons of any school-sponsored sport waives 10 credits (1 year)

Student is responsible for obtaining qualifying coach and counselor signatures on their PE Waiver Form.
 

2) MHHS Marching Band:
 
Any 2 years of Marching Band participation can waive 5 credits (1 semester)
Any 4 years of Marching Band participation can waive 10 credits (1 year)

Student is responsible for obtaining qualifying coach/teacher and counselor signatures on their PE Waiver Form.
 
3) Out of School Physical Activity:
Students engaged in an approved out-of-school physical activity sponsored by a non-school group which meets criteria and objectives listed for the physical education program may be exempted from physical education. 
 

Students must complete an Out of School Physical Activity Waiver form and submit to their counselor for approval.
4) Illness or Injury (Medical Waiver): 
Student suffering from a short-term disability shall provide a written statement to that effect from his/her physician and may postpone PE to a later semester. Students who cannot participate in PE due to medical reasons for their entire high school career can submit a doctors note saying that PE needs to be waived for all 4 years.