America's Healthiest Schools

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Introducing America’s Healthiest Schools!


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The 2018 list of America's #HealthiestSchools comprises 461 schools representing 26 states and the District of Columbia

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Students and educators at America's Healthiest Schools are eating better and moving more


Los Angeles Unified School District made district-wide changes to improve the health and well‑being of students, staff and families 

 



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What do healthy schools do differently?


We now have equipment such as yoga balls and exercise bikes on campus for staff to use!
– Jana Conley, Teacher
ABRAHAM LINCOLN ELEMENTARY, CA


When everyone is more active, they feel better and can pay more attention in class.
– Koury Gibson, PE Teacher
REIDSVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL, NC


We built gardens and planned meals, which brought us closer as a school family.
– Arnetta Hunter, Teacher
LOUGHMAN OAKS ELEMENTARY, FL


Having our students meet in the gym before school to walk and dance has helped them get energized to begin the school day.
– Michael Morales, PE Teacher
CHRISTA MCAULIFFE ELEMENTARY, TX


Celebrations and parties have shifted focus from cakes and cookies to fruits and vegetables. Some have also become activity-based, featuring art, music or physical activity.
– Lisa Curtis, PE Teacher
BROCKMAN ELEMENTARY, SC


Healthy food choices are promoted within the lunchroom and during special activities. A variety of fruits and vegetables are accessible to all students and staff.
– Stephen Caropreso, Assistant Principal
PALMER ELEMENTARY, IL

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