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Linn Elementary - Silver Model School Award 2019

The KAHPERD Model School Award

The KAHPERD Model School Program is designed to identify and recognize and award schools that provide model physical education programs. This award process promotes quality physical education throughout the state of Kansas and provides opportunities for physical educators to share ideas for the purpose of enhancing the physical education experience for all students. The program provides for Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards.

Model School Chair:  Jim Brown

Model School Criteria - The materials for all applications are evaluated by the criteria established by the Model School Committee.

How to Apply

Click on the following link for the application packet:  /user/file/Application%20Packet%20%202019%281%29.docx


  • A typed letter of support from the building principal.
  • Vitae for each of the physical education staff members including type of teaching certificate(s) held, professional growth history (workshops, conventions, graduate work), and professional memberships.
  • 3 hard copies or a PDF file of documentation to support rubric criteria

Mail a completed application packet to the address below or email PDF file to
Chair Jim Brown no later than February 1st.

Jim Brown
404 Homewood Lane
Newton, KS  67114

Program Timeline

  • February 1 Application Documentation Deadline
  • February Review Applications
  • Select Schools for On-site Visits
  • March-April On-site Visits
  • Select Model Programs
  • May 15 Award Notification Letter Sent
  • November Award given at KAHPERD Convention


7125 SW 17th St. | Topeka, KS 66615  | 417 483-3273