2017 ORS 329.498¹
Data related to physical education
  • facilities
  • technical assistance

(1) The Department of Education shall collect data from school districts on:

(a) The number of minutes of physical education that are provided to students in kindergarten through grade eight each school week in each public school within the district;

(b) The physical capacity of public schools to provide students with the number of minutes of physical education specified by ORS 329.496 (Physical education participation) (2); and

(c) The additional facilities required by public schools to provide physical education to students as described in paragraph (b) of this subsection.

(2) The department shall collect the data described in subsection (1) of this section:

(a) Annually, for data described in subsection (1)(a) of this section.

(b) Whenever a public school increases or decreases the school’s physical capacity to provide students with physical education, for data described in subsection (1)(b) and (c) of this section.

(3) The department shall provide technical assistance to school districts and public charter schools to enable the school districts and public charter schools to comply with the requirements of ORS 329.496 (Physical education participation). [2007 c.839 §1; 2013 c.434 §1; 2017 c.301 §4]

Note: 329.498 (Data related to physical education) to 329.501 (Grants for physical education) were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 329 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Chapter 329

Notes of Decisions

Oregon Educa­tional Act for 21st Century does not facially violate students’ rights under First Amend­ment to United States Constitu­tion. Tennison v. Paulus, 144 F3d 1285 (9th Cir. 1998)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 329—Oregon Educational Act for the 21st Century; Educational Improvement and Reform, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors329.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 329, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano329.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.