Fruit and Veggie Toolkit for Kids from American Heart Association

Parents and caregivers are essential decision-makers when it comes to the nutrition, physical activity and health needs of their children. Our Fruit and Veggie Toolkit for Kids is a collection of resources that will help you empower your child(ren) to develop healthy habits early in life that will bring lifelong benefits.

By |2019-02-28T11:22:57-07:00February 28th, 2019|Announcement, Nutrition|Comments Off on Fruit and Veggie Toolkit for Kids from American Heart Association

Painting Peaceful Playgrounds at Wallace

Kern Valley Sun Article By Shannon Rapose During a winter break, parents and staff came together to paint hundreds of shapes, footprints and multiuse game markings in the play areas on the Wallace playground creating a "Peaceful Playground."   According to Brian Polston, principal of Kernville and Wallace Elementary,  "the mission of Peaceful Playgrounds is to [...]

By |2019-02-16T08:57:02-07:00February 18th, 2019|News and Media, Newspapers Articles|Comments Off on Painting Peaceful Playgrounds at Wallace

Peaceful Playgrounds: Problem Solving on the Playground

Playgrounds serve to be a microcosm of the world where our kids learn important lessons. They are filled with students who are human.  Perfection may not be possible but the aspiration to create a peaceful playground is paramount.  We want our future generation to accept that everyone is invited to the party and we all [...]

By |2019-02-16T08:21:30-07:00February 16th, 2019|Announcement|Comments Off on Peaceful Playgrounds: Problem Solving on the Playground

Action for Healthy Kids School Grants-Deadline April 5, 2019

School Grants Now Available for California Schools Give your students a boost in the 2019-2020 school year with a Game On grant, school breakfast grant, or parent-led grant. Receive funding and resources to increase physical activity opportunities, improve nutrition initiatives, or expand breakfast participation to make sure students are healthier and better prepared to learn. [...]

By |2019-02-14T09:32:45-07:00February 14th, 2019|Announcement, Grants|Comments Off on Action for Healthy Kids School Grants-Deadline April 5, 2019