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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
Days per week 
   1 to 4 days
   5 days
Times per day 
   Three or more times
Minutes per day 
   1 to 15 minutes
   16 to 20 minutes
   21 to 30 minutes
   More than 30 minutes
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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