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Independent PE

Students who have been in IPE or Med PE do not need to reapply for 2021-22. Students desiring to apply for 2021-22 need to submit the application and submit to your Academic Advisor. Links are availble on the right side of this page.

Independent PE is intended for the Pre-Olympic, Elite or Nationally ranked athletes competing in an Individual sport at the highest level.  Competing in and ranking in a lower level does not qualify for IPE.

Team sport participation does not qualify for IPE.  

How to apply:
  1. Download and fill out the application completely, providing the following to the Guidance office.
    2. Weekly Practice Schedule –
    3. Competition Schedule –
    4. Printed & Highlighted Verification of Ranking or Level of Competition/Performance.  (From a sanctioned independent ranking organization for the specific sport/activity.)  
  2. Turn in all printed information listed above to the Guidance Office for review.

The IPE coordinator will work through the application and will notify you and your student of whether or not your student has been admitted into IPE for the school year. 

  • IPE applications will be screened and approved prior to the start of Semester.
  • Approval notification will communicated from SJHHS IPE Coordinator.
  • Online PE course enrollment (upon site approval) will be sent to families from the IPE teacher explaining next steps.
  • Application denials will also be messaged to families from the SJHHS IPE Coordinator.  If needed, the Assistant Principal of Guidance can provide follow-up assistance.