Our focus on improving the health of our students
All families and community members are invited to join our school-wide efforts to promote health and wellness through each school’s Wellness Team. Teams work to provide fun, educational activities for students and assess outcomes annually by school and triennially system-wide. Community members are welcome to participate in assessments.
Impact of School Breakfast on Children’s Health and Learning
A study funded by the Sodexho Foundation reviewed the findings of two decades of scientific research that assessed the value of school breakfast programs.
NPR issued this story on Morning Edition on February 26, 2009. Visit their website (or click the link above) to see how exercise can be incorporated into lessons taught in the classroom.
Some examples were:
Some studies have shown that incorporating movement into the classroom improves student focus and attention.