Adapted Physical Education Assessment Scale
is a longitudinal data system easily used by teachers to reach objective, data-driven decisions that help provide information for IEP goal development and student Present Level of Performance.

Important Notice

The results from our validity and reliability study have been posted.

The study was undertaken by Syracuse University and we are making the changes recommended in the document.

We are excited to announce that APEAS is valid, reliable and has updated norming tables! For more information, please visit:

APEAS II Online measures four areas of motor performance for students, from 4.5 to 17 years, as well as adaptive behaviors that limit a student’s ability to participate in general physical education.

APEAS II measures:

  • Perceptual Motor Function
  • Object Control
  • Locomotor Skills
  • Physical Fitness
  • Adaptive Behaviors

Use APEAS II Online to monitor students' progress and make instructional decisions from early childhood to graduation as well as put data into action (reports). Learn more.

System Requirements

Display resolution: 1024 x 768 minimum screen resolution

Operating system and browser:
  • Windows 2000
    • Internet Explorer 7.0+
  • Windows XP SP2, SP3
    • Internet Explorer 7.0+
    • Firefox 3.x
    • Safari 3.x
  • Windows Vista
    • Internet Explorer 7.0+
    • Firefox 3.x
    • Safari 3.x
  • Mac OS X V10.5.x
    • Internet Explorer 7.0+
    • Firefox 3.x
    • Safari 3.x
  • NOTE: Other Operating Systems and Browsers may work; however, interoperability testing has not been completed nor is support provided for them.

Memory: 64 MB RAM

Bandwidth: Connection to Internet: 56 Kbps modem (DSL, cable, or better recommended)

Other software: Adobe Reader X