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Calories In, Calories Out: Food and Exercise in Public Elementary Schools, 2005

NCES 2006-057
May 2006

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Table 12a. Standard errors for the percent of public elementary schools indicating that recess was scheduled at the school, and percentage distribution reporting the number of days per week, times per day, and minutes per day of scheduled recess, by elementary grade level: 2005
Recess schedule Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6
   Any scheduled recess 0.80.80.80.91.01.9
Days per week 
   None 0.80.80.80.91.01.9
   1 to 4 days 0.70.80.80.90.91.0
   5 days 1.01.01.01.11.22.1
Times per day 
   None 0.80.80.80.91.01.9
   Once 1.61.61.61.51.62.6
   Twice 1.41.31.41.31.32.2
   Three or more times 1.01.01.00.70.71.2
Minutes per day 
   None 0.80.80.80.91.01.9
   1 to 15 minutes 0.90.91.01.01.12.1
   16 to 20 minutes 1.11.11.11.31.52.3
   21 to 30 minutes 1.71.71.61.51.62.5
   More than 30 minutes 1.31.31.31.31.32.3
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Fast Response Survey System (FRSS), "Foods and Physical Activity in Public Elementary Schools: 2005," FRSS 87, 2005.


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