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School Physical Activity Policy Assessment (S-PAPA)

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The School Physical Activity Policy Assessment (S-PAPA) is a policy assessment tool for use in elementary schools. There are three modules which address physical activity, recess, and other before, during, and after school activities.

Listed in the SNAP-Ed Evaluation Framework Interpretive Guide.

Used to measure:

  • Indicator ST5: Readiness and Need
  • Indicator MT5: Nutrition Supports
  • Indicator MT6: Physical Activity and Reduced Sedentary Behavior Supports