• Our Mission

    The mission of the Physical Education Program in Escambia County Public Schools is to provide students with opportunities to develop the skills, knowledge, motivation, and behaviors that promote the highest student achievement and a lifelong commitment to wellness centered on a healthy and physically active lifestyle.

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

MIDDLE SCHOOLS

HIGH SCHOOLS

Physical Education Program

  • The Elementary School Physical Education Program shall be guided by the Florida Department of Education Next Generation Sunshine State Standards and state mandates for Physical Education and Grades K-5 Benchmarks and the district's Elementary School Grade Level Physical Education Learner Expectations.  Students in grades K - 5 shall have 150 minutes of physical education; the equivalent of two 30-minute physical education classes per week taught by certified physical education teachers.  Elementary schools shall provide a daily 20-minute recess for all students.

     

    The Middle School Physical Education Program shall be guided by the Florida Department of Education Next Generation Sunshine State Standards for Physical Education.  State statutes and School Board action allow grades 6-8 students to waive state and local physical education requirements as prescribed in the district's Middle School Physical Education Waivers technical assistance document.  Students in grades 6 - 8 shall have scheduled physical education for 225 minutes per week, according to state mandates.

     

    The High School Physical Education Program shall be guided by the Florida Department of Education Next Generation Sunshine State Standards for Physical Education and Grades 9-12 Benchmarks and Course Descriptions.  All students in grades 9-12 shall be required to successfully complete 1.0 credits in physical education consisting of the following two state-required physical education courses:

    -  .5 credit "Personal Fitness" course (state requirement)

    -  .5 credit physical education elective course (state requirement)

    State statutes and School Board action allow high school students to waive state and local physical education requirements as prescribed in the district's High School Physical Education Waivers technical assistance document.

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