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Praxis Health and Physical Education Passing Scores

Praxis Health and Physical Education by State

Examinees of the Praxis Health and Physical Education (5857) test will have 130 minutes to answer 130 selected-response questions. Be prepared to face items on topics including health education as a discipline, student growth and development, planning, instruction, and student assessment, among others. Many school districts require physical education teachers to pass this exam before they begin working in the classroom, so it pays to prepare thoroughly for the test. Incorporate practice tests into your study plans to identify any gaps in your knowledge.


The range of possible scores is 100 to 200.


State / Region Passing score
Alaska
Arkansas
Delaware
District of Columbia
Guam
Kentucky
Louisiana
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Jersey
North Carolina
Northern Mariana Islands
Pennsylvania
Virginia
West Virginia
160
155
160
160
160
160
160
155
160
160
160
160
150
160
160
160