The purpose of this policy is to ensure schools conduct the minimum required amount of physical and sport education.
All Victorian government schools must conduct the minimum delivery times for physical education and sport education.
Schools must conduct the following minimum delivery times for physical education and sport education:
Prep to Year 3
20 to 30 minutes of physical education per day
Year 4 to Year 6
- 1 hour and 30 minutes of physical education per week
- 1 hour and 30 minutes of sport per week
Year 7 to 10
- 100 minutes of physical education per week
- 100 minutes of sport per week
There are no minimum requirement for VCE year levels, however, all schools should consider how they offer opportunities for VCE students to be regularly active.
The delivery of the physical education curriculum through timetabled and structured classes.
Any form of sport (inter or intra school) within the educational setting which is timetabled into the school week.
Reviewed 22 February 2021