We would like to take our PLAY Leaders program & students' recess activities to the next level by providing outdoor recess equipment that students can use to initiate and teach each other active games during recess times.
The purpose of this initiative & of our Healthy Schools Action Plan is that
students in a Healthy Schools can...
Improve their concentration and learning
Increase confidence, motivation and self-esteem
Be better able to make important health and life choices
Build leadership skills
Attend school more regularly (and be engaged)
Build friendships & social/emotional skills
Help to make their school healthier
Funded by Newmarket, ON (November 2012)