The Creating Healthy Minds & Bodies initiative aims to help the students at Prague Public Schools and surrounding community develop lifelong healthy habits while increasing academic performance in the school. Read on to find out which community partners have been involved and how the initiative is being sustained and expanded.
Click here to read a two-page overview of how PPS added physical activity into the school day through Action Based Learning (ABL) and by establishing a community garden.
This collaboration was honored with a 2017 Turning Point Community Champion Award. The Turning Point Community Champion Award Program recognizes initiatives, projects or events in Oklahoma that contribute to health improvement and quality of life in the community it serves through strategic partnerships and/or coalition efforts. Congratulations to all involved!
To learn more about this community-grown effort, or to get involved locally, contact Jim Greff.
Contact: Jim Greff