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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 16a. Standard errors for the percent of public elementary schools indicating that physical education was scheduled at the school, and percent reporting the number of days per week and minutes per class of scheduled physical education, by elementary grade level: 2005
Days per week and minutes per class Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6
   Any scheduled physical education
Days per week 
   1 day
   2 days
   3 days
   4 days
   5 days
   Varies by week
Minutes per class 
   1 to 30 minutes
   31 to 40 minutes
   More than 40 minutes
   Varies by class
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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