Resaca Middle School P.E. Syllabus:
following is a guideline for our Physical Education classes at Resaca Middle
student will be required to wear a Resaca P.E. uniform of a t-shirt and a short
for the class activities. Each student will be responsible for
maintaining this uniform throughout the school year. Students will be
responsible for washing and caring for their own uniform. Each middle school will have its own uniform that
will be sold at the Los Fresnos Walmart. The shorts cannot
be big and baggy or longer than the knee. In case they run out of the uniforms at our
local Walmart, any solid grey
t-shirt and solid black shorts will
be allowed. Each student should mark
their clothing with their name. If you choose not to buy a uniform, a
shirt and a pair of shorts will be issued. You are responsible to
maintain the uniform and return it at the end of the school year. If lost
or damaged, a $10.00 fee will be applied.
are expected to dress daily for their activities. If the
student is excused from exercise because of a doctor excuse, the student must
still dress out in order to receive their total points for the day. Parent
contact will be done for those students not dressing out regularly.
Coaches will announce ahead of time when there is no need to dress; e.g. assemblies,
concerts, pep rallies, testing, etc.
following will be utilized as a grading system. Twenty (20) points will
be awarded daily. Ten (10) points for dressing, ten (10) points for
participation. A weekly average will be calculated for each week of the
nine weeks. This will be 60% of your grade. Testing and or skills
tests will calculate the balance of 40%. A weekly run test will be
conducted as part of the testing grade. The 6th
grade P.E./pre-athletic curriculum will consist of weekly integrated Health
lessons. All 6th grade P.E. students/pre-athletic
students are required to have a spiral notebook on Fridays for Health lessons.
son/daughter will be required to bring a combination lock
to use on their issued locker. We will not issue lockers until a
combination lock is brought to school and the physical education instructor has
a record of it. We highly recommend that personal electronic devices
and valuable items be locked up at all times. The
Physical Education Department is not responsible for items lost or stolen.
The locks need to be locked when the student is not using their locker.
We have shower
facilities and highly encourage proper hygiene practice that is showering with
soap and water. You child must provide his/her own towel, soap, and
deodorant. We will allow plenty of time for this at the end of each class
period and activity. Parents and students, rest assured, we will not
force anyone to shower and never feel intimidated by anyone that you feel is harassing
you about this.
follow very simple rules. When the tardy bell rings, you should be inside
the gym area sitting at your assigned spot and ready for class. You must
wear shoes, preferably tennis shoes for all our activities, no exceptions.
is allowed in the dressing rooms, or during class activities. No horse
playing or picking on each other will be
tolerated at anytime. You may not borrow clothes or shoes from each other
at all due to communicable
We will follow these
rules: P= Plan and Prepare
R= Respect teachers, self, others, rules, and equipment
I= Include Everyone
Do your Best
E= Encourage only
you are absent, a doctor’s excuse must be
brought to exclude you from instructional activities and your weekly run test.
please feel free to call or email the Physical Education department at
anytime. We welcome as much parent contact as possible. Our
telephone number is 956-254-5159.