The Alliance for a Healthier Generation has named the 114 outstanding schools in the US.Â These schools are recognizedÂ for building healthy learning environments for students and staff, receiving a bronze, silver or gold award.
These schools are to be commended for putting kids health and nutrition as a priority.Â During a time of budget cut backs, I am sure this was not an easy task and required the full support and commitment of the entire community.
See the list of schools who have received awards for creating healthy school environments.
The Alliance for a Healthier Generation offers schools the Healthy Schools Program which provides schools a comprehensive approach to helping schools create healthier environments.
The program works with the school to create healthy changes in the environment that meet the specific needs of the community.
The goals are to:
Learn more about the program and have your local school participate.