12/23/2011 01:35 pm ET | Updated Feb 22, 2012

School Wants Permission From State To Exercise Less

The Lincoln-Way School District 210 board approved a request for a waiver from the state that would allow freshman and sophomore who participate in athletics to be exempt from physical education classes during a special meeting Wednesday afternoon at Lincoln-Way East High School.

Currently, students in ROTC and seniors and juniors in marching band and school sports can ask to be exempt from P.E. classes.

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