A group of like-minded individuals joining as a collective to enhance the health of our children through challenges of body, mind and spirit enhancements???
District Wellness Coordinator
- Abram Rittenhouse-Pocahontas High
- Katherine LaFleur-Green Bank Elementary/Middle
- Jessica Hays-Marlinton Middle
- Diane Delfino-Marlinton Elementary
- Gina Hardesty-Hillsboro Elementary
- Jenny Friel-District School Nurse
- Lisa Dennison-District Child Nutrition Director
- All teachers agreed to teach a nutrition lesson to the students throughout the week had to be documented in their lesson plans.
- All students ended the week with a fitness walk on Friday (each walked at least one mile).
- Student art work encouraging healthy eating was displayed in the cafeteria (napkin holders and on the walls).
- All students evaluated the school menus and indicated their likes and dislikes.
- Students painted a mural in the cafeteria to encourage eating healthy.
- Cafeteria staff painted aprons and made hats to celebrate the week.
- 2nd grade completed bar graphs to indicate their likes and dislikes (posted in the cafeteria).
- Parents were encouraged to visit the school and have lunch with their student. Had at least 100 parents visit the school throughout the week.
- The after school program completed an anti-bully chain to display in the cafeteria.
- Dr. Rachel Taylor was on site on Tuesday and offered an interactive presentation to all of the students regrading sugar content in popular foods.
- Cooks created the menu for the week. Contained at least one homemade item per day.
- All of the students signed a heart, that was later arranged into a Love Lunch banner that was displayed in the cafeteria.
- A banner was displayed in the kitchen to celebrate the week.
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