Healthy kids are happy kids – and better learners, too. The facts say it all. Studies show kids who eat breakfast and participate in regular physical activity are more likely to pay attention in class, comprehend lessons and score higher on tests.
Parents, do you know the rules in your kids’ schools about physical activity and nutrition? Take this quiz from Team Up for Kansas Kids to see how your school rates.
As established in the quiz, wellness committees are one of the best ways for you to positively impact health & wellness policies at your child’s school. But it takes time and collaborative action to form effective and active committees. That’s where Team Up for Kansas Kids can help! Their website is full of valuable resources designed to spark healthy changes across the state.
For more information about the school’s Wellness Policy see the District Information tab here on the school website.