FITNESSGRAM assesses health-related fitness, provides individual prescriptive reports to students and parents, and provides a wide set of report metrics on the individual status of children's health.
All student and school data is protected and securely stored in the Perot International Youth Data Center.
The NFL Foundation, in partnership with The Cooper Institute, has provided FITNESSGRAM to 35 schools and after-school organizations in each of the 32 NFL markets.
The project is the largest and most ambitious school-based research initiative to date with over 1000 sites actively enrolled.
The Healthy Zone School Recognition Program, in partnership with United Way of Metropolitan Dallas, helps schools become positive mentors for students, teachers, and parents in the community.
Participating schools may be honored for healthy practices, receive financial grants, and more.
Cooper International Youth Fitness Test (CIYFT) is a robust and customizable fitness assessment software adapted uniquely for participating countries and based off of scientifically-proven software, FITNESSGRAM.
The ability to create customized CYIFTs per country extends The Cooper Institute's reach into regions where student health needs improvements.
FITNESSGRAM is thankful for the support of our partners, which include Human Kinetics, NFL Foundation, Presidential Youth Fitness Program, United Way of Metropolitan Dallas, and US Games. We are grateful for their dedication to ensuring FITNESSGRAM remains the world's best youth fitness assessment software.
Gifted to The Cooper Institute by Ross Perot Sr., The Perot International Youth Data Center is a highly secure data center that houses international student information for the FITNESSGRAM, NUTRIGRAM, and NFL PLAY 60 FITNESSGRAM programs.
We have a collection of valuable FITNESSGRAM documents to help teachers, parents, and students. From aerobic capacity standards to information about body composition, you are sure to benefit from these downloadable documents.