Orchard Knob Elementary Gets Gold Award For Fitness and Nutrition

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 4/22/2013 7:10 pm
CHATTANOOGA, TN (WDEF) - Orchard Knob Elementary is the first school in Hamilton county to receive the "Gold Award of Distinction" from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
This is the highest award level as part of the Healthier U.S. School Challenge.
School leaders made a commitment to boost physical activity higher than the state averages.
And officials also worked to boost education about nutrition, and improve school meals.
The school's Principal, P.E. Teacher, Cafeteria Manager and School Nutrition Supervisor worked together to make the change.

Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!
Featured Partners
www.baylorschool.org/summer
Experience Baylor summer camp - a 70 year tradition of summer fun and adventure. What are you waiting for? Make the most of summer by signing up today!
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
www.STNS.org
Register now for St. Nicholas summer camp whose mission & purpose is to provide a fun learning experience for children, developing physical, cultural, social and intellectual abilities.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.