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What is the average, of calories, does a 10-12 year old kid must have every day?

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What is the average, of calories, does a 10-12 year old kid must have every day?

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For an "average" 12-yr-old male of 88 pounds, he will likely need about 2,000-2,200 calories per day. For an "average" 12-yr-old female of 90 pounds, she will likely need 1,800-2,000 calories per day.

 

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