2 Year Objective

  • Not started
  • Not applicable
  • Ongoing
  • Complete!

By 2019, all pre-K through 12 schools receiving public funding will comply with federal guidelines for providing opportunities for students to receive an accumulation of 150 minutes of physical activity each week.

2 Year Objective

  • Not started
  • Not applicable
  • Ongoing
  • Complete!

By 2019, all schools in Arkansas receiving public funding will have access to a menu that demonstrates how federal guidelines for physical activity can be realistically achieved.

2 Year Objective

  • Not started
  • Not applicable
  • Ongoing
  • Complete!

By August 2019, recommend to Healthy Active Arkansas Board of Directors a statewide system for measurement of physical activity in all schools, early child care through college.

2 Year Objective

  • Not started
  • Not applicable
  • Ongoing
  • Complete!

By 2018, all schools in Arkansas will promote activities that have continuity into adulthood.

2 Year Objective

  • Not started
  • Not applicable
  • Ongoing
  • Complete!

By 2019, 50 percent of early child care and education centers participating in the Quality Improvement Ratings System will achieve, at minimum, Level 2 status.


Physical Activity Standards

  • Not started
  • Not applicable
  • Ongoing
  • Complete!

Create an environment that complies with appropriate physical activity federal standards.

Action Steps
  • Comply with federal guidelines for physical activity.
  • Research and recommend a state-level system of measurement for physical activity.
  • Provide a menu of activity that demonstrates how federal guidelines for physical activity can realistically be achieved.

Culture of Moving

  • Not started
  • Not applicable
  • Ongoing
  • Complete!

Create a mindset that promotes lifelong physical activity.

Action Steps
  • Promote activities that have continuity into adulthood.
  • Create opportunities for inter-generational physical activity
  • Link physical education and activity with the community through joint-use agreements.
  • Promote activities that encourage students to walk or bike safely to school (e.g. walking school bus, bike education programs)

Learning and Moving

  • Not started
  • Not applicable
  • Ongoing
  • Complete!

Integrate physical activity with learning.

Action Steps
  • Integrate physical activity strategies into the Arkansas Curriculum Frameworks.