In my most recent Exercise Physiology lab, we were asked the question as to whether or no we felt these tests really tested a person's true physical fitness. I feel as though it does not. However, I do feel it can give an idea of where you may stand physically, but as far as TRUE fitness goes, I do not think these few tests can measure that. They can give measurements based on results and can give the idea as to where you can improve.
So, lets make it fair for the kids. We want everyone to be healthy and safe while enjoying their physical activities.
Take a look at this article for further insight and possible physical fitness test ideas: