TABLE 1

Baseline Participant Characteristics

Overall (N = 103)
Boys, N (%)86 (83.5)
Age, y, mean (range)11.8 (7–16)
Multiple diagnoses, N (%)a46 (57.5)
Taking medication, N (%)a39 (50.7)
Race/ethnicity, N (%)a,b
 Black7 (8.8)
 White68 (85.0)
 Other4 (5.0)
Eligibility free/reduced-cost lunch, N (%)a23 (29.9)
Met fitness standards at baseline, N (%)c11 (17.8)
  • a Subset of students for whom a guardian returned a baseline survey (n = 80).

  • b One family declined to answer so categories do not add to 100%.

  • c Subset of students who participated in baseline fitness testing (n = 62).