Healthy Schools Approach

To create a healthy school, the entire school community works together to help students, staff and parents make healthier choices that promote student wellness and learning. Public Health Nurses can support your school’s progress towards becoming a healthier school.

Foundations for a Healthy School

Generally, a healthy school includes all of the following:

  1. Curriculum, teaching and learning
  2. Classroom and school leadership
  3. Student engagement
  4. Social and physical environments
  5. Home, school and community partnerships

Check out Foundations for a Healthy School.

Learn more about how to create a healthier school.


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