NHPS is proud to announce a new partnership with Alliance for a Healthier Generation, or AHG (Bill Clinton Foundation and American Heart Association), a national organization that is dedicated to improving the health of children. We will be a participating as a District in their Healthy Schools Program, which assists Districts in making their schools healthier learning environments that promote both health and school success. We are also participating in a research piece that will provide each participating school with $500 per year for 4 years!
The HSP outlines criteria in 7 areas to be recognized as a Healthy School for 3 different levels of achievement (bronze, silver and gold).Please visit their website for details:
Healthy Schools Program
What is Required from Schools to Participate?
What Do Participating Schools Receive?
Monetary Awards-for every level achieved, school will receive monetary award from the Healthier US Challenge organization (Let's Move.org) as follows:
Gold with distinction: $2,000
Bronze Medal Winners for the 2014-2015 School Year:
Columbus Family Academy
East Rock Magnet School
King/Robinson Magent School
Nathan Hale School