State law requires middle school PE curriculum.
Wisconsin Administrative Code PI 8.01 School district Standard.
- Physical education instruction shall be provided in accordance with a developmental, sequential, comprehensive physical education curriculum and program of instruction for all pupils. Instruction in grades kindergarten through 6 shall be provided at least 3 times weekly, except that days on which special activities are conducted may be exempt; and shall be conducted by or under the direction of a licensed physical education teacher. Pupils in grade 6 may be scheduled in accordance with the criteria for scheduling grades 7 through 12 if the pupils are attending a school that includes any of those grades. All pupils in grades 7 through 12 shall participate in the instructional program of physical education taught by a licensed physical education teacher, except that in senior high schools one year or the equivalent may be optional to pupils.
Wisconsin Standard for Physical Education
The Wisconsin health education Standard provide a framework for physical education curriculum in elementary, middle, and high school..
Wisconsin Statutes and Annotations 121.02 School district Standard.
(1) Except as provided in s. 118.40 (2r) (d), each school board shall:
- In grades 5 to 8, provide regular instruction in language arts, social studies, mathematics, science, health, physical education, art and music. The school board shall also provide pupils with an introduction to career exploration and planning.