Healthy Students Learn Better!

Research continues to mount that health affects student achievement. Areas such as nutrition, freedom from disease, adequate physical activity, and proper rest can all affect student performance. See the links below for more information.

Texas Education Agency 2009 Fitness & Performance Report

Student Health and Academic Achievement

from the CDC

Why is a healthy school nutrition environment so important? from the USDA

Learning Connection: The Value of Improving Nutrition and Physical Activity in Our Schools