Fauquier County Public Schools

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    Health, Physical Education and Family Life

    Mission and Beliefs

    The mission of the physical education program is to help students learn the skills necessary for performing a variety of physical activities and understand the benefits of achieving and maintaining a  physically active lifestyle and good health for a lifetime.

    FCPS endeavors to meet the physical and health needs of students.  All students in grades K through 5th grade receive x minutes of physical education instruction per week.  This includes recess and in class time.  All students in grades 6-8 participate in a health and physical education each year.  High school students are required to complete two years of health and physical education courses to fulfill the graduation requirement.