Category: Healthy Schools

Healthy New Year’s Resolutions

Resolve to move more in your day and your physical, emotional, and mental health will benefit. Your spirit is lifted, blood circulation improves, energy levels increase, your ability to focus on tasks and cope with challenges will improve, and your overall brain function will improve. ParticipACTION offers some fantastic suggestions to help keep those healthy New Year’s resolutions.

Active School Travel. Move more, move better.

What is Active School Travel?

You may have heard the terms Active Travel, Active School Travel, Active Transportation or Sustainable Transportation before. What do these terms mean?

Active School Travel is the use of any form of human-powered travel, such as walking or wheeling (including cycling, rollerblading, skateboarding, or using a wheelchair) to get to and from school or to the ... Continue reading "Active School Travel. Move more, move better."

The Great Gulp

Wednesday, March 22nd is World Water Day! Here at Prince of Peace, we celebrated by participating in a coordinated toast to tap water at 2:30 p.m., “The Great Gulp”. Healthy Kids Georgina has generously donated a brand new reusable water bottle to each of our students. We are encouraging the students to use their new water bottles to drink healthy and refreshing tap water rather ... Continue reading "The Great Gulp"