• America's Healthiest Schools

  • Welcome to your one-stop-shop to get your school on a path to health.

    Any adult in the school building, whether you are a physical education teacher, food service director, classroom teacher, or parent, can get involved and make a difference in helping kids to develop lifelong healthy habits that will benefit them in the classroom and beyond.

    Join the Healthy Schools Program

    The best way you can join the movement is to join the Healthy Schools Program. A healthy school is vital to preparing students for success. Enroll your school today, or join your school's team if it's already enrolled, at no-cost at Schools.HealthierGeneration.org.


    Download Nutrition and Physical Activity Ideas

    Below are a few resources and ideas to start you on the path of creating a healthy school. Check them out, and get member-only access to even more once you’ve joined the Healthy Schools Program

    Recipes

    Healthy kids lean better. Get cooking with healthy recipes from some of our National Healthy Schools Award-winning schools.

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    Healthy Fundraising Solutions

    Get tips for fundraisers that raise money while reinforcing a healthy learning environment for students.

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    Healthy Ways to Reward Children

    Learn new ways to reward students that don’t undermine healthy habits that enable them to perform at their best at school.

    Get Them in English Conseguirlos en Español

     

    Physical Activity Breaks

    On the playground or in the classroom: Get kids moving and improve their focus no matter where you are in the school building.

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    How to Start a Walking Club

    Walking clubs are simple and inclusive ways to get everyone at school moving more and learning better at school. Start one today.

    Learn How in English Aprender en Español


    Advocate for Healthy Changes

    Is your school healthy? Ask your leadership for support.


    Share on Social Media

    Public awareness brings change. Help share the critical role schools play in ensuring our nation's kids are healthy. Copy+paste the messages below to share on Twitter and Facebook.

    Twitter [English]

    • Congratulations to the 300+ schools named America’s Healthiest Schools by @HealthierGen. See the schools in your area? www.healthiergeneration.org
    • Feeling inspired by all the great work for being done by America’s #HealthiestSchools and @HealthierGen www.healthiergeneration.org
    • Kids around the country are benefiting from America’s #HealthiestSchools and @HealthierGen. Take a look: www.healthiergeneration.org

    Twitter [Spanish]

    Facebook [English]

    Congratulations to the more than 300 schools named America’s Healthiest Schools by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation. See what a culture of health looks like near you: www.healthiergeneration.org

    #HealthiestSchools

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    Facebook [Spanish]

    Felicidades a las más de 300 escuelas nombradas como las más sanas de Estados Unidos por @The Alliance for a Healthier GenerationBusca tu escuela en la listawww.healthiergeneration.org 

    #HealthiestSchools

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