Physical Education

Mrs. Franchi -

Mr. McGuire -


How should my child dress for class?

Students should be wearing comfortable, appropriate clothing and sneakers.

What if my child is not feeling 100% but still comes to school?

We will accept an excuse note from home for 1 day and a doctor's note thereafter.

How will my child be graded?

Effort, participation and skill improvement

What is the Connecticut Physical Fitness Assessment Test?

The CPFA includes the following:

*PACER test (cardiovascular fitness)

*Sit and reach test (flexibility)

*Right angle push-up test (muscular strength)

*Curl-up test (muscular endurance)

How is my child's physical education class structured?

All classes begin with a warm-up routine followed by modified games at varying levels.

What are the class rules?

Be Kind

Play Fair

Work Hard

Be Safe

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  • January 2019
    • SatJan26 Tyl Ski Club Trip
    • SatJan26 Tyl Robotics Competition/Field Trip 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM
    • ThuJan31 Early Release / Staff Development
    • ThuJan31 Early Release / Staff Development
  • February 2019
    • FriFeb01 Early Release/Staff Development
    • FriFeb01 Early Release/Staff Development
    • FriFeb01 Tyl Drama Production: Bandits 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • SatFeb02 Tyl Ski Club Trip


Leonard J Tyl Middle School

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