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.