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    Healthy Schools Program
     
    GHES has is a part of TheAlliance for a Healthier Generation,
    founded by the
    American Heart Associationand
    the Clinton Foundation.


    The alliance works to reduce the prevalence of childhood obesity
    and to empower
    kids to develop lifelong,
    healthy habits. It collaborates with schools,
    companies,
    community organizations, health care professionals and families

    to transform the conditions and systems
    to lead to healthier children.
     
     
    As a result of this initiative, GHES has revamped the Garden and the
    Greenhouse – with the assistance of the GHES Girl Scouts of
    America Troop,
    staff members,
    and the Garden Hills community.
     
    Did You Know?
     
    GHES participates in the "Get Active,Get Fit" program
     
     
    Partners with Whole Foods for Healthy Lunch demonstrations
     
     
    Has incorporated an in class movement program (www.gonoodle.com) for brain breaks.
     
    Was awarded a $5,000 grant from Kroger to support its Health and Wellness programs
    Student Wellness Ambassadors received an APS Outstanding SWA award
     
     
    GHES recieved an Alliancefor a Healthier Generation – Bronze Award
     
     
     
    Coach Johnson
     
    Coach Tene Johnson
    GHES Physical Education Educator

    GHES is the only school in the  APS district to meet the standard
    set forth by the Alliance of aHealthier Generation.

     
    Congratulations Coach Johnson!

     

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