Lake recognized as a Florida Healthy School District
TAVARES – Lake County Schools has been named a 2016-2018 Florida Healthy School District.
Since 2009 CSHP, in partnership with Florida Action for Healthy Kids (FLAFHK), Florida Association of District School Superintendents (FADSS) and Florida Healthy Kids Corporation has recognized 47 districts for establishing a culture and climate that embraces the Coordinated School Health approach to reduce and eliminate barriers to learning and support academic achievement.
Lake County Schools demonstrated its highest scores related to policies and processes in the areas of Health Services, Nutrition Services and Education, and Employee Wellness, and was recognized at the Bronze level.
Other 2016-2018 Florida Healthy Districts are:
Gold: Baker, Duval, Leon, Nassau, Palm Beach, Santa Rosa
Silver: Brevard, Broward, Citrus, Escambia, Indian River, Monroe, Okeechobee, Pasco, Polk, St. Lucie, Volusia
Bronze: Bay, Bradford, Franklin, Lake, Madison, Manatee, Martin, Seminole, Sumter, Union